Sports Funding Program

The Winter Recreation Program is accepting applications for the 2015-2016 winter season, projects will be funded subject to available funds. 

Applications must be postmarked by June 1st to be considered.

The Winter Recreation Sports Funding Program provides funds for services in the Washington state Sno-Park system. Funds can be used for winter recreational purposes, including the acquisition, development, operation, planning and maintenance of facilities and programs.

All projects become part of the Winter Recreation Program and must adhere to its rules, regulations and policies.

For more information on grant applications, please e-mail winter@parks.wa.gov or call (360) 902-8684.

Eligible funding recipients

    Any public agency
    Any private group or individual

Eligible projects

2015-2016 ongoing projects and new applications will be considered for funding. These include trail grooming services, safety education and enforcement projects in the Washington state Sno-Park system.


The Recreation and Conservation Office

The RCO administers grants from the Recreational Trails Program (RTP). Applicants are encouraged to seek additional funding from this program.

Telephone: (360) 902-3000
FAX: (360) 902-3026
Telephone Device for the Deaf (TDD): (360) 902-1996
www.rco.wa.gov


Funding applications

Please print the instructions and application for the category being applied for. Applicants may apply for more than one category of funds. Applications are for motorized and non-motorized recreation.

Ongoing trail grooming

2015-2016 Trail Grooming-Private Instructions and Application
2015-2016 Trail Grooming-Government Instructions and Application
2015-2016 Trail Grooming-Non-profit Instructions and Application


Ongoing education and enforcement

2015-2016 Education and Enforcement Instructions and Application


New projects

For 2015-2016, new applications for funding will be accepted. Please complete the grant application for new funding proposals.

2015-2016 Future Funding Proposal - Snowmobile
2015-2016 Future Funding Proposal - Non-Motorized


Trail sign and map order forms.

Trail map order form.doc    
Trail sign order form for non-motorized.doc    
Trail sign order form for snowmobile.doc