August 2013 Trail Update

With summer winding down, now is a good time to post some recent news related to the Friends group and the trail.

September 19 - North Texas Giving Day

If you’ve been thinking about donating to the trail, please do so as part of North Texas Giving Day on September 19.  Any donation over $25 that is made through the North Texas Giving website on September 19 will receive a matching percentage.  Help us continue to improve and expand the trail on September 19!


Go to and select Friends of Northaven Trail or find us by category under Community Improvement.  Make your on-line donation using credit/debit card.  You will receive an immediate email confirming your tax deductible donation.

Donor Bridge Flyer

Trail Expansion Update - Westward Planning

Western expansion of Northaven Trail is in design stage from Preston Rd to Midway. Two bridges are also under evaluation - one over Central Expressway connecting and a second bridge over White Rock Creek - with ultimate goal of providing Northaven Trail users with continuous access to White Rock Lake.

Welcome New Board Members

Friends of Northaven Trail recently elected several new board members and made new appointments for existing members.  We are currently seeking interested individuals to help with several committees, including landscaping and events.  If you are interested in helping in any way, please contact us at  

Larry Jones - President

Jeff Kitner - Board Development

Miriam Kitner - Treasurer

Lisa Umholtz - Events

Sheryl Yonack - Safety and Signage

Thanks and see you on the trail!