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Arrowhead Reroute Update

Since legislation passed in 2019, officially giving the Arrowhead Reroute project of the NCNST in Minnesota the green light, NCTA staff, volunteers and partner organizations have been hard at work making it a reality. Matt Davis, NCTA Regional Trail Coordinator for North Dakota, Minnesota and Wisconsin, recently provided an update on this exciting project that’s […]

What Does it Mean to Reopen?

  As our different state stay-at-home orders expire, our volunteers are eager to get back out to work on projects and hikers are eager to hike. Believe me, we are right there with you. But just because a stay-at-home order expires, it does not mean business as usual. All indications point to Coronavirus continuing to […]

A New Route is Within Reach

PASSED! by Andrea Ketchmark, Executive Director of the North Country Trail Association   The North Country National Scenic Trail Route Adjustment Act is legislation that includes two important changes to the route of the NCT:  A change in Minnesota called the Arrowhead and an extension into Vermont to meet the famed Appalachian Trail. Although both changes […]