Trail Funding Opportunities
Trans Canada Trail's Trail Funding Program
The Trail Funding Program is intended to support Trail operators across Canada in the development and enhancement of the Trans Canada Trail by offering a range of funding streams designed to support specific Trail priorities. To review the details of the individual funding streams, please refer to the individual guidelines for each of the funding streams listed below.
Please note that these guidelines are subject to change. Applicants are advised to read through the guidelines prior to each grant intake and subsequent application submissions.CLICK HERE FOR FUNDING FRAMEWORK
Trail Funding Program – Funding Streams
Trans Canada Trail will fund projects through the following funding streams. Please refer to the appropriate funding stream guidelines for further clarification.
Trail Destination Development
(Applications are not currently open)
Trail Care Grant Program
Each year, thousands of volunteers undertake projects to ensure that all users can safely access the benefits of outdoor recreation on the Trans Canada Trail. Our Trail Care grant program provides funding for projects to improve Trail sections, supporting the transition from one season to another.LEARN MORE
National Youth Employment Program
Trans Canada Trail is pleased to offer a 50% wage subsidy to eligible Trail groups who are looking to hire a young employee (aged 15 to 30) for the upcoming Trail season!LEARN MORE