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Join a Trail Expedition

There is no better way to discover new trails and trail destinations, than to join an international team of trail professionals or enthusiasts on an international expedition convened by the World Trails Network. These expeditions serve multiple purposes for networking, education and promotion of trails. Our approach is one that delivers valuable direct benefits to the trail and destinations we partner with. The World Trails Network is able to convene diverse and experienced teams to ensure the expeditions we offer are catalysts for further projects that raise awareness for trails and how they benefit society. Join us. 

Expedition Objectives

Tour expeditions are foremost about having fun, getting out there and making connections, in addition they are designed to meet the following objectives:

  • PROMOTION
    Through high quality media production the event and through creative documentation post the expedition highlighting WTN’s work and showcasing the host  destination & its related trails.
  • FUNDRAISING
    Through direct services offered to destinations, trails and organizations participating, as well as through funds raised from expedition teams.
     
  • SKILLS DEVELOPMENT
    By bringing trail professionals together from around the world, our expeditions create ideal opportunities for taking trail related skills to the next level, from marketing to trail construction and community development.
     
  • NETWORKING
    The primary focus of the WTN is to convene all professionals, experts and enthusiasts who have an influence on trails, by creating opportunities for the trail sector to expand and grow while unlocking potential and skills. 

Armenia Trail Expedition, 7 – 18 July 2019

The World Trails Network, in partnership with with HIKEArmenia is excited to announce the 2019 Armenia Trails Expedition. This event is a unique opportunity to explore a remarkable new trails destination before anyone else. Armenia has a wealth of new trails ready and waiting for the world to discover. The expedition is focused on unlocking Armenia’s rich trail narrative and sharing it with a global audience.

To apply and find out more about this opportunity to join an amazing international trail team, click here.

APPLICATIONS CLOSE 15 MAY 2019 – Places are limited!

You are the right candidate to apply for a sponsored place on this expedition, if you:

  • have a skill for building narrative and finding stories linked to trails
  • create amazing digital or other creative content – from images to great articles
  • have experience in marketing either trails or tourism destinations
  • have convened focus groups for qualitative market research
  • know how to find the magic of an experience and put it into words
  • reach a targeted audience through your work
  • are passionate about the magic of trails and collaboration and want to be part of a dynamic international team creating something inspiring

All accommodation, food, flights (80% – 100%) and logistics – are fully sponsored!

APPLY HERE – do it today if you think this is for you. 

If you know someone in your organization or friends or colleagues, who will make a great contribution to this exciting expedition, then please share this email with them now.

2017 Tottori Trails Expedition – Japan

Read all about the activities and outcomes of our first expedition which took place in Totorri, Japan with 16 Next generation Trail Visionaries. 

The team produced an insightful documentary and launched The Trail Manifesto as part of the expedition. Click here to read the report.

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