Donate to the SHTA

Give back to the beauty of the Superior Hiking Trail

For over 30 years, a diverse community of trail users, volunteers, and supporters have worked to make the Superior Hiking Trail a great outdoor adventure for individuals, families, and groups. Your charitable gift today helps to build, maintain, and renew the Trail for generations to come.

Click here to make a gift directly from your Donor Advised Fund.

Interested in leaving a legacy of support for the Trail with a gift from your estate? Visit our Legacy Gifts page for more information.


If you would prefer to mail your donation, download the form here.

Other Ways to Give

Become a Member

Show your support and love of the Trail by becoming a member. All SHTA members receive our biannual newsletter, The Ridgeline, in addition to our Trail Mix e-newsletter each month.  

Make a Donation by Check

If you prefer to make a contribution through the mail, you can do so by sending a check to the Superior Hiking Trail Association at the following address:  

618 1st Avenue
PO Box 315
Two Harbors, MN 55616

Business Members

The Superior Hiking Trail is proud to partner with businesses that share our commitment to caring for the SHT and helping people experience the wonders of the North Shore. Businesses support us through annual memberships, sponsorships, and many other generous ways. When businesses donate at the Day Hiker level ($500) or higher, their company logo will be featured on our Business Supporters page, and you’ll receive a New Business Member Welcome Kit that includes an SHTA Business Member Window Decal.

Leave a Legacy

A planned gift to Superior Hiking Trail Association — through wills, retirement plans, or real estate and insurance policies — is a powerful and thoughtful way to share your dedication to the SHT with future trail users and ensure what you have already invested in the Trail will endure.  

If you’d like to learn more, contact Executive Director Lisa Luokkala at (218) 834-2700 x201 or [email protected].

The Superior Hiking Trail Association is a 501©3 non-profit organization. Tax-ID: 41-1569104. 
All gifts are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law.

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Contact Development and Communications Director Annie Nelson at  anelson@superiorhiking.org.