The NorthStar Rail Trail society is a non profit community group of volunteers formed in 2013 to promote the development of a recreational trail along the abandoned CPR between Kimberley and Cranbrook. In 2015,the society received financial support from the cities of Kimberley and Cranbrook, Columbia Basin Trust, Regional District of the East Kootenay, and the Gran Fondo.
However, there are expenses ($18,000) that are not covered.
Items of expense include:
washroom pump outs
trail repairs and patching
equipment repair and maintenance
service vehicle insurance, maintenance and fuel -line and kilometre marker painting -society insurance -website maintenance
trail promotion; maps and brochures Donations to the society will assist in promoting ongoing maintenance and management of the trail. Your donation will be greatly appreciated.
Donate by PayPal or cheque. Cheques can be made out to the North Star Rails To Trails Society and posted to PO Box 122, Kimberley BC V1A 2Y5
You do not need a PayPal account to donate, simply choose the Don't Have a PayPal Account on the donation page.