Membership Levels and Benefits

As a member of the Ice Age Trail Alliance, you are part of a community helping to build, maintain and promote the Ice Age National Scenic Trail, a treasure that gives much to many. Thank you for supporting the Alliance and the Trail!

Gifts of $50 or more qualify for membership benefits.

As an Ice Age Trail Alliance member, you’ll receive:

  • A copy of our newsletter Mammoth Tales, mailed three times a year
  • Discounts on Ice Age Trail merchandise, including our popular guidebooks
  • Membership and voting privileges in a local volunteer chapter
  • Invitations to participate in hikes, workdays and social activities
  • An invitation to the Ice Age Trail Alliance’s Annual Membership Conference and other special events

Membership Categories

Trail Maintainer — $50 and $75 levels

Our basic membership category. Every dollar you contribute helps maintain Ice Age Trail Alliance projects and programs.

Trail Builder — $100, $150, and $250 levels

From trail layout and design to trail construction and maintenance, your membership at this level helps assure that we can continue to build the programs that build the Trail.

Trail Protector — $500 and $750 levels

Your membership at this level helps us secure the resources necessary to protect the Ice Age Trail across Wisconsin.

Additional benefit:

  • Recognition of your support in Mammoth Tales

Yellow Blaze Club — $1,000, $2,500, and $5,000 levels

The Yellow Blaze Club honors all who have come before us to build the Ice Age National Scenic Trail into what it is today. Your contribution ensures that the Ice Age Trail will always be waiting for the next dreamer.

Additional benefits:

  • Recognition of your support in Mammoth Tales
  • An invitation to the annual Ray Zillmer-Henry Reuss Memorial Dinner for you and a guest

Glacial Leadership Circle — $10,000 and $25,000 levels

Glacial leadership gifts have a dramatic effect on the financial and programmatic health of the Alliance and provide sustainability to our efforts on the Trail.

Additional benefits:

  • Recognition of your support in Mammoth Tales
  • An invitation to the annual Ray Zillmer-Henry Reuss Memorial Dinner for you and up to 6 guests

Your generosity makes possible the Ice Age Trail Alliance mission of creating, supporting and protecting the Ice Age National Scenic Trail. Thank you!

The Ice Age Trail Alliance is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization. All contributions are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.