This award is given in recognition of successful efforts to influence public policy relating to trail planning, trail protection, trail development, or maintenance.
As the Executive Director of the New Hampshire Snowmobile Association, Gail Hanson is there to help sustain the future of snowmobiling.
During legislative sessions Gail is active on all legislation pertaining to snowmobile trails, and works with lawmakers in updating laws to meet the needs of the sport.
Gail also stays in close contact with the Bureau of Trails to ensure that snowmobile trails in New Hampshire receive the attention they deserve. As the statewide voice for snowmobile riders and trails in New Hampshire, Gail and the NHSA play a vital role in what is an essential part of New Hampshire culture.