The Mountains-to-Sea Trail happens because of donations by people like you.

Friends of the MST is the leading voice for North Carolina’s flagship hiking trail. Your support inspires our work to build and maintain the trail and to help people enjoy it. All donations are welcome and appreciated. People who give $35 or more annually are considered members.

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If you would rather donate by check, mail to Friends of the MST, 3509 Haworth Drive, Suite 210, Raleigh, NC 27609.

Your gift is tax-deductible to the fullest extent of the law.

Gifts from individuals are our most important source of funding. All gifts are welcome and appreciated.

Financial information about this organization and a copy of its license are available from the State Solicitation Licensing Branch at (919) 814-5400. This license is not an endorsement by the State. Friends is a registered 501(c)3 nonprofit organization, tax ID # 52-2204330.

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