CRT Annual Achievement Awards - 2014

The awards are part of annual efforts by national trails and outdoor recreation organizations to promote the importance of RTP funding to States across America.

Winners have been announced for the 2014 "Annual Achievement Awards" in recognition of outstanding use of Recreational Trails Program (RTP) funds. The awards ceremony hosted by the Coalition for Recreational Trails was held in Washington, D.C. on June 11, 2014 at U.S. House of Representatives offices. The awards are part of annual efforts by national trails and outdoor recreation organizations to promote the importance of RTP funding to States across America.

The trail programs and project sponsors honored for 2014 are listed below by category of award:

Construction and Design

Abbott Motocross Park - Nebraska

Abbott Motocross Park provides safe and fun motocross riding experiences!

Maintenance and Rehabilitation

Anthracite Outdoor Adventure Area - Pennsylvania

Abandoned land becomes a premier motorized and nonmotorized recreation facility!

Multiple-Use Management and Corridor Sharing

Discovery Hill Community Trails - Idaho

The Discovery Hill Community Trails Project is a community-driven trail-development.

Construction and Design

Millersburg Historic Park and Trailhead - Michigan

A multi-agency collaboration for the design and construction of this four-season trailhead facility.

Education and Communication

Missouri State Parks Trail Book

Funding for the creation of the trail book

Youth Conservation/Service Corps and Community Outreach

Alaska Trails Mobile Tool Trailers

Cool - new tools!

Environment and Wildlife

Navajo Lake State Park BOR Trail Rehabilitation - New Mexico

The overall goal of this project is to improve visitor safety as well as the sustainability of the trail.

Accessibility Enhancement

Merrimack County Four-Season Northern Rail Trail - New Hampshire

This project involved resurfacing of the entire 34 miles of the Northern Rail Trail in Merrimack County.

Maintenance and Rehabilitation

Sawyer Trail Project/Russell Sage Wildlife Management Area - Louisiana

Rehabilitation of a 1960's trail.

Multiple-Use Management and Corridor Sharing

Yellow Creek Bridge Project - Pennsylvania

New bridge over Yellow Creek.