OUR VISION:Billings area as a premier community for healthy lifestyles and active transportation where biking and walking are safe and an integral part of everyday activity.
OUR MISSION:to promote a complete, community-wide trail system.
- Increase amount and connectivity of trails and bikeways
- Advocate the value of trails to the community
- Promote increased use of trails and an active lifestyle
- Develop and encourage community collaboration on active transportation
- Support maintenance of trails system
- Grow Billings TrailNet’s identity
- Develop and expand the organization
Kristi Drake, Executive DirectorKristi Drake was appointed as Billings TrailNet’s first executive director in November 2012. Kristi has enjoyed commuting on her bike to work for years, and has enjoyed the active lifestyle the Billings trails and terrain have to offer since she moved here with her family in 2008.
Kristi is a certified as a cycling instructor with the League of American Bicyclists. She is vice chair of Billings’ Bicycle Pedestrian Advisory Committee, is past board chair of the Billings Chamber of Commerce Trails Committee, and is a member of Billings Downtown Rotary.
Kristi served on Billings TrailNet’s board of directors from 2009-2011 and coordinated Ales for Trails for many years. Kristi has a master’s degree in public relations and also enjoys hiking, backpacking and international travel.Contact Kristi via email, or call 406-281-1244
Lynn Harper, Program CoordinatorLynn Harper was hired at Billings TrailNet in the spring of 2017, but has been an active member for years. She appears in our “Take the Hi Road” campaign ads as the bicyclist in yellow, making her way down 6th Avenue North and signaling properly! As Program Coordinator, Lynn is in charge of our membership programs, volunteers and events. Contact Lynn via email, or call 406-281-1244