Be a Friend

A Friend of the Birkie is an organization or individual that promotes the Festival or contributes in some other way to the Birkie. The Birkie invites any person or organization to help by becoming a Friend by emailing our office.

We would like to thank the following Friends of 2018:

Alberta Environment and Parks, Parks Division Staff Alberta Environment and Parks, Parks Division Volunteers
Alberta Trail Riders Association (FS) Garry Atchison, Meteorologist
Blackfoot Grazing Association Blackfoot Ultra Marathon (FS)
Canadian Progress Club of Sherwood Park (FS) Cross Country Alberta
Cross Country Canada Edmonton Attendance Centre, Alberta Justice and Solicitor General
Edmonton Bicycle and Touring Club (FS) Edmonton Examiner
Edmonton Nordic Ski Club Edmonton Overlanders Orienteering Club (FS)
Friends of Blackfoot Society Grant MacEwan Mountain Club (FS)
Margaret Toonen River Valley Revenge (FS)
175th Southwood Scouting Group (FS) St. Albert Community Information and Volunteer Centre
Strathcona County Information and Volunteer Centre Strathcona Wilderness Centre
University of Alberta Outdoor Club (FS) Verner Steinbru, Viking!
Waskahegan Trail Association (FS)

FS = Food Station Hosts