Please help us to achieve this Vision:

A World-class Trail in Benzie County Connects Healthy and Active Communities.

Friends of the Betsie Valley Trail is a 501(c)3 charitable organization whose sole purpose is to foster the development and successful operation of the Trail. To achieve this end we rely solely on generous contributions from individuals, families, businesses and organizations – NO LOCAL TAX DOLLARS ARE RECEIVED.


Friends Membership Levels

Donor $75 ◊ Patron $100 ◊ Benefactor $250  

Single $25 ◊ Family $50

Business Sponsor $500


Become a Friend of the Trail by donating in one of two easy ways:


Online Donations

To donate by credit card Online, simply click the “Donate” button below. If you would like to designate your contribution to the Endowment Fund or other special purpose, please enter that information when asked to “Add special instructions to the seller.”


Donate By Check

To pay by check, fill out the PDF below and mail it with your check to: Friends of the Betsie Valley Trail, PO Box 474, Beulah, MI 49617

Open Check Donation Form


Estate Giving

If you’re interested in learning more about Estate Giving, please download our Estate Gifts Information Packet.