Connecting Our Community

Photo by Pamela Telgenhoff, BLT 2017 Photo Contest Grand Price winner

Welcome to Build Lebanon Trails

Build Lebanon Trails is a volunteer group working to design and build more than 50 miles of trails in and around Lebanon, Oregon. Our mission is to bring more opportunities for health and fitness to Lebanon residents by providing beautiful places to walk, run, bike, jog, or just enjoy nature.

We invite you to use the trails, to attend our events, and to get involved in a big or small way.

What do you want to do?

Find a Trail in Lebanon

Walk? Run? Hike? Bike? Take your dog? Wheelchair-accessible? Get information about Lebanon trails here.

Build Lebanon Trails hosts monthly public events. Walk with a friendly group of people...participate in the annual Cheadle Lake Fun Run/Walk and kids' obstacle challenge...help build and maintain trails on work days...see us at the Strawberry Festival parade. Subscribe to our newsletter to get event notifications and other news.

Get Involved with BLT

Want to find out more about BLT? Find out about future plans? Possibly make more of a contribution? We invite you to our open meetings, held on the first Tuesday evening of every month.

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Get notices of our news, events, and other important happenings.

Recent BLT News

Screenshot of Jan 2018 Albany Democrat-Herald article

Lebanon trails, 2018 style!

February 4, 2018

The January 30, 2018 Albany Democrat-Herald has a great article by Jennifer Moody about Build Lebanon Trails.  Similarly, in December Lebanon Local had a write-up on BLT and our December historic walk. We think both journalists did a wonderful job of representing our nonprofit organization and our goals to improve our community. Thanks for the great press!…

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Brock and Joyce at The Lobby

A historic historic tour

December 6, 2017

Saturday, December 2. BLT’s last monthly event of 2017: a historic tour of downtown Lebanon. Rain rain rain and cold.

But the hardiest of the hardiest braved the weather, we put the listening devices in our ears, and off we went. And it was wonderful.

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Drawing of fireworks with a white and blue background

BLT Photo Contest winners!

November 10, 2017

35 entries in total 4 age category winners + one grand prize = 5 winners! The Board of Directors had several rounds of anonymous and secret voting to arrive at the choices. It was really close! We based our votes on their meaningfulness to us and on the relevance of each photo to the BLT…

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