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Fireside Circle

The Fireside Circle honors WTA members who contribute $500 or more annually to Washington Trails Association. Thanks to the generous support of our Fireside Circle members, we are working to build trails for everyone, forever.

Foam Creek Trail by Grant Roush Foam Creek Trail near White Pass. Photo by Grant Roush.

In recognition of your support, we’ll keep you informed of how your investment is making a difference. You’ll enjoy special opportunities to hit the trail with WTA staff and board members, and see the results of your contribution firsthand.

We invite you to become a member of the Fireside Circle today. You’ll join a dedicated group of hikers who, together, provide essential funding for WTA’s education, advocacy and trail maintenance programs.

“We support WTA out of gratitude for the beautiful trails on which we spend our best times with friends and loved ones. I love knowing that our donations are matched by so, so many volunteer hours.” —Ellen Aagaard and Matt Corwin, WTA Fireside Circle Members

Fireside Circle: $500-4,999

  • Your voice will be heard on important issues impacting Washington's trails.
  • Your dollars will be put to work ensuring we have trails for everyone, forever.
  • You will receive insider updates and exclusive invitations that take you behind the scenes with WTA’s leadership
  • You will opportunities to participate in special Fireside Circle hikes and trail work parties.
  • You will receive an invitation to annual Fireside Circle gatherings.
  • You will receive Trail Mix, WTA’s hand-picked hikes, emailed to you during the summer hiking season.
July Aug 2017 magazine cover
  • Your will be invited to WTA hiking-community events.
  • You will receive a subscription to Washington Trails magazine and Trail News e-newsletter, discounts on WTA volunteer vacations, and a WTA member window decal.

Leadership Circle: $5,000+

  • All the benefits listed above, plus.
  • Invitation to the annual Leadership Circle gathering.
  • Lunch or hike with WTA's executive director or board president.

Become a member of the Fireside Circle today.

To learn more, please contact Brynna Counts-Morgan, Individual and Corporate Giving Senior Manager at

Fireside Circle members are recognized for total annual giving including cash, stock, workplace gifts, and workplace company matches. 

Washington Trails Association is a nonprofit, 501c3 organization. Tax-ID: 91-0900134.  Contributions are tax deductible to the extent of the law. Click here for WTA's financial information.