Connecting our vibrant communities to the lands and waters that sustain us.

Kaniksu Land Trust is trying something new: proving the relevance of nature and conservation to the broader community by creating authentic opportunities to connect with the land. Nature is a powerful force for change, be it community health and wellness, education or a long list of other hurdles.

By applying a community-driven model to its conservation work, KLT is able to address community challenges while encouraging a strong conservation ethic. Join us to support healthy, vibrant communities in north Idaho and northwest Montana, while ensuring the viability of our shared landscape into the future.

THE LATEST WITH KLT

KLT is committed to supporting the vibrant communities of north Idaho and northwest Montana, and preserving the lands and waters that sustain them. By applying a community-driven model to its conservation work, KLT is able to address community challenges while encouraging a strong conservation ethic.

Join us to support healthy, vibrant communities in north Idaho and northwest Montana, while ensuring the viability of our shared landscape in the future. Get started »

A Community Forest

Pine Street Woods, 160 acres of forest and meadows, will soon open to the public as a community forest.  With miles of trails for walking, hiking, running, biking, snowshoeing, and cross-country skiing, Pine Street Woods will be a great place for recreation and education . With initial fundraising completed, we hope to open this property to the public in the summer of 2019.  Click to learn more »

ABOUT KANIKSU LAND TRUST

Protecting valuable lands and helping our communities grow

Kaniksu Land Trust is a not-for-profit organization that promotes healthy communities and healthy lands in north Idaho and northwest Montana. We facilitate voluntary land conservation by working with landowners to keep valuable lands intact, connect our communities to nature so they can enjoy the health benefits of time outdoors, and use innovative educational programs to encourage a love of nature and an ethic of long-term conservation and stewardship.

Community driven land preservation

Kaniksu Land Trust is commited to a new model of land conservation in which our goal is not only to protect valuable land resources, but also to support our communites in spending time outdoors exploring and engaging with nature.

Our Education Legacy

A commitment to education is at the heart of our community conservation work. By inspiring more people in more places to value and protect the natural world, we are laying the foundation for future conservation.

Building Diversity

KLT is engaging new, more diverse audiences in our efforts to acquaint people of all ages and backgrounds to the importance of valuing and conserving our natural resources.

Creative Parnerships

Kaniksu Land Trust's innovative partnerships with groups like Mountain States Early Head Start, the East Bonner County Library, and local healthcare providers have led to programs that extend KLT’s community impact beyond traditional conservation. We're proud to work with these remarkable people and organizations to benefit our community.

Join our cause and take advantage of the benefits

Want to learn more about what Kaniksu Land Trust does and how you can be a part of it? Sign up for our monthly E-news and you'll learn about community events, educational programs, completed conservation projects, volunteer opportunities and much more.

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