The Sam Houston Trails Coalition (Coalition) is party to a Master Cost Share Agreement with the USDA, Forest Service The National Forests and Grasslands in Texas dated 12/22/22. Under said Agreement, The Coalition is granted the ability to apply for and manage grants to support management and maintenance of existing trails and new projects associated with meeting trail management objectives.

Project requests that require the expenditure of funds from any source shall follow this process.  

A SHTC Project Request Form must be submitted to the SHTC Board of Directors for consideration through the respective elemental Board Member or the President.    

All projects will require advance approval by the Coalition Board and the Forest Service, along with a project code that is assigned by the Coalition Treasurer.