Connecting Our Community

Photo by Pamela Telgenhoff, BLT 2017 Photo Contest Grand Price winner

Welcome to Build Lebanon Trails

Build Lebanon Trails is a volunteer group working to design, build, and maintain more than 50 miles of trails in and around Lebanon, Oregon. Our mission is to bring more opportunities for health and fitness to Lebanon residents by providing beautiful places to walk, run, bike, jog, or just enjoy nature.

We invite you to use the trails, to attend our events, and to get involved in a big or small way.

What do you want to do?

Find a Trail in Lebanon

Walk? Run? Hike? Bike? Take your dog? Wheelchair-accessible? Get information about Lebanon trails here.

Build Lebanon Trails hosts monthly public events. Walk with a friendly group of people...participate in the annual Cheadle Lake Fun Run/Walk and kids' obstacle challenge...help build and maintain trails on work days...see us at the Strawberry Festival parade. Subscribe to our newsletter to get event notifications and other news.

Get Involved with BLT

Want to find out more about BLT? Find out about future plans? Possibly make more of a contribution? We invite you to our open meetings, held on the first Tuesday evening of every month.

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Recent BLT News

Cheadle Lake drone shot Chris Allen

Help us connect Cheadle Lake to Riverview Park with your statement of support!

June 2, 2018

Purpose: 2018 Recreational Trails grant application to construct a trail connecting the Cheadle Lake trail to Riverview Park Deadline for receipt of community emails/letters: Tuesday, June 12, 2018 We’re applying for another exciting trail improvement project, and we need your support! This grant will help us construct 450 feet of trail that will connect two existing…

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2018 Cheadle Lake Run 5k route

Our 9th Annual Cheadle Lake Run/Dash/Walk, still a fun day for all!

April 23, 2018

Did you think it was too late?? It isn’t. You still have time to join us for a fun day down by the Lake! BLT’s 9th annual 5k/10k Fun Run/Walk and Kids’ Obstacle dash is coming up on Saturday May 5. There is still time to sign up to participate, sponsor, or volunteer. Runners and…

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Installing benches at Cheadle Lake, March 2, 2018

New on the horizon at Cheadle Lake

March 7, 2018

Did you spot the new benches at Cheadle Lake? There are seven new ones, bringing the total to nine. A big thank you to the City of Lebanon for preparing the pads and to Carrie Simpson, Steve Latimer Jim Lee, and Jim McKinnon for their excellent help with installation. The nine benches at Cheadle Lake…

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