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19th National Trails Symposium in Little Rock, Arkansas, November 15-18, 2008

Registration for the National Trails Symposium

See Richard LouvHear Richard Louv, author of Last Child in the Woods, speak at the closing luncheon. Prices are $35 with a meal or $10 without. Click the registration link above to purchase tickets!


 

 

FULL SYMPOSIUM REGISTRATION PACKAGE INCLUDES:

  • All concurrent sessions and posters
  • Opening Reception
  • Several meals
  • "Happy Trails" hours
  • Access to the largest Trails Exhibit ever!
  • Guide to Exhibitors, Presenters, and Attendees
  • Unlimited networking opportunities!
  • Additional fees are charged for Mobile Workshops and Pre-Conference workshops and field trips.

SINGLE DAY REGISTRATION INCLUDES:

  • All general, concurrent, and poster sessions
  • Access to Exhibit Hall
  • Meals for that day

Regular Registration:

Full Package Single Day
  • American Trails Member: $375
  • Non-Member: $425
  • American Trails Member: $150
  • Non Member: $175

COMPANION / A LA CARTE MEALS (ALSO, EXHIBIT STAFFER)

Note: All meals below are included with a Full Symposium Registration package. If you selected a Full Registration during the registration process, you do not need to purchase meals for yourself. If you paid for a Single Day Registration, the meals for that day are included in your Single Day Registration package. Contact the American Trails office if you have any questions: (530) 547-2060 or symposium@americantrails.org.

Package includes all meals listed below: $160

    • Saturday Opening Reception $20
    • Sunday Opening Luncheon $25
    • Sunday "Trails Rock" Party @ Clinton Library $35
    • Monday Box Lunch $20
    • Monday Trails Awards Banquet $35
    • Tuesday Closing Luncheon $35

Student Registration:

$225 (Must be a full-time student and show ID upon check in)

COMPANION / A LA CARTE MEALS (ALSO, EXHIBIT STAFFER)

Note: All meals below are included with a Full Symposium Registration package. If you selected a Full Registration during the registration process, you do not need to purchase meals for yourself. If you paid for a Single Day Registration, the meals for that day are included in your Single Day Registration package. Contact the American Trails office if you have any questions: (530) 547-2060 or symposium@americantrails.org.

Package includes all meals listed below: $160

  • Saturday Opening Reception $20
  • Sunday Opening Luncheon $25
  • Sunday "Trails Rock" Party @ Clinton Library $35
  • Monday Box Lunch $20
  • Monday Trails Awards Banquet $35
  • Tuesday Closing Luncheon $35

Limited funds for scholarships for registration fees are available

You can either register online or download Registration Form to mail or fax to the American Trails office

To be listed in the Guide to Exhibitors, Presenters and Attendees, be sure to check the date of the print deadline -- contact candace@americantrails.org

Write or call the American Trails office at (530) 547-2060 at the time of registration if you need special accommodations. Call your hotel directly for special accommodations as relates to sleeping rooms.

American Trails does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, national origin, religion, age or ability.

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Scholarship Opportunities (download pdf)

The American Trails Scholarship Program is designed to encourage and celebrate participation within the trails community. Scholarship funds are limited and will only be available to cover the cost of Symposium registration. Scholarship recipients are asked to volunteer four hours prior to, during, or following the Symposium. The American Trails Board will have full authority to make scholarship selections. Scholarship requests must be postmarked no later than September 12, 2008. Scholarship recipients are expected to be notified by October 15, 2008. If you need additional information, please contact the American Trails office: (530) 547-2060.

To request a scholarship, please send a letter addressed to Bob Searns, Chair, American Trails Board and mail it to: Symposium Scholarship Fund American Trails P.O. Box 491797 Redding, CA 96049-1797

Include the following items in your letter:

1. a short bio reflecting your trails experience and interest
2. the reasons you are requesting a scholarship
3. why attending the Symposium would benefit you or your organization
4. how you can be contacted Support documentation and/or recommendation letter(s) may be attached

You can either register online
or download Registration Form to mail or fax to the American Trails office

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