Since 1967, we have been at the forefront of every major public program for multi-use trails advocacy, planning, and implementation in Sonoma County.


Our Mission

The Sonoma County Trails Council works with volunteers and others to plan, build, and maintain trails that offer enduring public and environmental benefit, and to educate and advocate on their behalf.

Executive Director

Ken Wells

Field Director

Tony Cale



President: Sean M. Brown

Vice President: Charles Haseltine

Secretary: Becky Cale

Treasurer: Sheila Matula

Board Members

Christy Hirsch

Laura Krier

Sky Matula

Brice Evans

Rory Pool


The Sonoma County Trails Council (SCTC), a California 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation, is available as a resource to local agencies, private businesses and contractors for trail design, construction and maintenance on trails with public access.

The SCTC performs all trail work following best practices and protocols as defined in the California State Parks Trails Manual.