Kids, become an MST Junior Explorer!

Información en Español para Explorador Junior del MST

Headed on an adventure on the Mountains-to-Sea Trail? Take our MST Junior Explorer trail tracker checklist with you! As you walk and hike the trail, find or complete 15 of the 20 items on the checklist, which can be found in most sections of the MST. So, don’t worry, you don’t need to walk all 1,175 miles to complete it! Once you’re done, return the completed form to Friends of the MST to claim your prize.

It’s that simple and a fun way for you and your family and friends to get outside, enjoy nature and spend some time on the Mountains-to-Sea Trail.

Are you ready to be an MST Junior Explorer?

Download the form and get started today.

While you’re exploring, we encourage you to share photos and stories of your adventure on Facebook and Instagram with #MSTJuniorExplorer so we can follow along with you!

What to do when you’re done

Once you’ve finished the MST Junior Explorer checklist, email a copy of your completed form to or mail your form to:

Friends of the Mountains-to-Sea Trail: 3509 Haworth Drive, Suite 210, Raleigh, NC 27609