Register now for the 2024 Trails Conference!

The 2024 Washington State Trails Conference will be held on Oct. 3-5 at the Wenatchee Convention Center in Wenatchee, WA. This multi-day event brings together trail enthusiasts from around the state to network, celebrate successes, and learn about the current issues facing trails.

The theme of our conference is Moving Trails Forward, focusing on sustainable trail building, modern management practices, and engaging with new trail users.


Event schedule

Thursday, Oct. 3: Pre-Conference Activities
12:00 – 2:00 p.m.: Field trips
5:30 – 7:30 p.m.: Early check-in and social

Friday, Oct. 4
7:30 – 8:30 a.m.: Breakfast and check-in
8:30 – 9:00 a.m.: Welcome and opening remarks
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.: Breakout sessions
12:30 – 1:45 p.m.: Buffet lunch and keynote speaker
2:00 – 4:15 p.m.: Breakout sessions
5:30 – 8:30 p.m.: Reception and Trail Awards Ceremony

Saturday, Oct. 5
8:00 – 9:00 a.m.: Breakfast and check-in
9:00 – 11:30 a.m.: Breakout sessions
11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.: Buffet lunch
1:15 – 4:00 p.m.: Breakout session and outdoor field sessions

Become a sponsor

Our events would not be possible without the support of our sponsors. Your sponsorship can make a huge difference to our success in preserving and protecting the statewide network of trails we all enjoy. We offer various sponsorship levels and benefits.

Host an exhibit

The Washington State Trails Coalition welcomes trail-oriented exhibits at our conference. This is a wonderful opportunity to connect with clients and receive outstanding visibility for your product or service.

Event lodging

Coast Wenatchee Center Hotel is offering a special rate for Washington Trails Conference attendees. Book your room at

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