Thank You For Being a Friend: Announcing the First Ever

September 08, 2014

Posted By: Shaunescy

Trails are a big part of why living in Bozeman is so great. Friends make it even better. So who’s your trail buddy? Who do you call for early morning or after work walks on Peet’s Hill or Drinking Horse Mountain. Who’s your go-to trail running friend?  Our furry friends need companions too! Who is your dog’s favorite trail companion?

The Gallatin Valley Land Trust (GVLT), has been building, maintaining, and enhancing trails on the Main Street to the Mountains trail network since 1990.  By building trails, GVLT is connecting people and building community. Share your trail buddy story (and/ or your dog’s trail buddy story) for a chance to win truly amazing prizes!

Here’s how to enter:

•    Submit a photo of you and your trail buddy on the trails (or your dog and its trail buddy) to or post on the GVLT Facebook page, .

•    Humans-Include a brief explanation of why you love your trail buddy and your favorite town trail. Dogs-Have your human include a brief explanation of why you love your trail buddy and your favorite town trail.

Submissions are due September 30th and winners will be announced October 3rd. Human winners will receive a free pair of Oboz footwear and Dee-O-Gee gift card. Dog winners will receive a bed and toy package from West Paw Design, dog treats from Dee-O-Gee, and a 5 lb. bag of lamb bones from Willow Springs Ranch.

Rules: Entries must be from the residents of the Gallatin Valley. Trail buddy entries can’t be groups of three or more, just pairs. You can enter just your buddy , your dog’s buddy, or both!

Visit or to learn more. Thank You to Oboz Footwear, West Paw Design, Dee-O-Gee, Willow Springs Ranch, Run Dog Run, and the Moose Radio for supporting this contest!

Please contact EJ Porth for more information. or 406-587-8404 ext. 8

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