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Trails around the world! Greenways and trail systems are a growing interest in many countries: from mountain bike trail systems to urban river corridors to long-distance pathways. As we have learned from the European tradition of footpaths and dedicated bikeways, other countries are learning from our explosion of community trails and rail trails. Asian countries are also finding that trails benefit both tourism and transportation.

American Trails serves as a proud member of the World Trails Network, which sponsors the "World of Trails" magazine. We welcome your suggestions to add to this page— send links and project information to trailhead@americantrails.org

 

Trails, projects, programs, and resources from around the world

 

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Australia - photo: Munda Biddi Trail

 

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Canada - photo: Trans Canada Trail

 

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China - photo: Mountain Journey (China) Co., Ltd

 

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England and Wales - photo: Thames Path in Staines

 

  • National Trails provides information on long-distance trails in England and Wales

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Europe - photo: cycling the Danube River in Vienna, Austria

 

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Finland - photo: snowy trail in Finland

 

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France - photo: hiking the coastal trail in Brittany

 

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Germany - photo: hiking to the castle in Passau

 

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Greece - photo: mountaineering on Mainalon with Paths of Greece

 

 

 

 

 


 

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Ireland - photo: Shannon Region Trails Programme

 

 

 

 


 

Israel

 

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Italy

 

 

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Japan

 

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Latin America

 

 


 

Lebanon

 

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New Zealand - photo: The Whale Bridge (photo by Kennett Bros)

 

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Nepal

 

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Norway - photo: From Stålberget, Norangsfjorden, towards Slogen (Håvard Myklebust/visitnorway.com)

 

 

 

 


 

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Philippines - photo: Trail building in the Philippines (Tony Boone)

 

 

 

 

 


 

Scotland

 

 

 


 

South Africa

 

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South Korea - photo: Jeje Olle Route 13 (Kang Kilsoon)

 

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Spain

 

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Switzerland

 

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Taiwan - photo: Taiwan Access for All Association

 

 

 

 

 


 

Thailand

 

 

 

 


 

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Tibet - photo: A bridge for the Happy Valley (Yang Xiaotao)

 

 

 

 

 


 

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Turkey - photo: Roman aqueduct trail (Aaron Cederberg)

 

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Uganda

 

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We welcome your suggestions to add to this page— send links and project information to trailhead@americantrails.org

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