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The World is Our Classroom

November 13, 2018
Cindy's story begins in the Rocky Mountain wilderness on a unique and extraordinary journey: two parents leading their young children 3,100 miles on the backs of llamas.

Categories: Opinion
Tags: book reviewmagazine

 

Breaking Down the Silos, Part Two

September 10, 2018
Continuing the series on bridging the barriers between trail user groups

Categories: American Trails NewsOpinion

 

Breaking Down the Silos

May 01, 2018
I have had two great epiphanies in my life, and both of them were thanks to trails. The first epiphany came as a result of a mountain biking accident I had in June of 1991.

Categories: Opinion
Tags: accessibility

 

The Heartbeat of a Community

September 28, 2014
American Trails Supports Turtle Bay’s Efforts to become Self Sustaining

Categories: American Trails NewsOpinion
Tags: opinion

 

When Greenways Go Brown

September 28, 2013
When flood PLAIN turns into flood WAY, trails are in trouble.

Categories: American Trails NewsOpinion
Tags: opinion

 

How Trails Benefit the Environment

July 21, 2013
Trails promote natural resource management strategies that ensure environmental preservation, quality of life, and economic development.

Categories: Opinion
Tags: environmenthabitatpreservation

 

Thanks for a Great Trails Symposium!

April 27, 2013
The 21st American Trails International Trails Symposium was held at the Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation Hotel & Conference Center near Fountain Hills, Mesa, and Scottsdale, Arizona.

Categories: Opinion
Tags: opinion

 

Connecting Youth with Nature… On a Trail

March 26, 2013
Better accessibility through trail design.

Categories: American Trails NewsOpinion
Tags: opinionyouth

 

Inspiring Children to Become Lifelong Stewards of our Great Outdoors and Trails

December 16, 2012
Environmental education inspires lifelong learning.

Categories: American Trails NewsOpinion
Tags: opinionyouth

 

Success or Chaos: Attitude Makes the Difference

December 09, 2012
The bicycle and pedestrian facilities of European cities are often cited as examples of an enlightened future.

Categories: American Trails NewsOpinion
Tags: opinion

 

Giving Thanks

November 22, 2012
ATM Editor gives thanks to those who build!

Categories: American Trails NewsOpinion
Tags: opinion

 

Korea Hosts Another Outstanding World Trails Conference

November 09, 2012
The Second World Trails Conference took place November 7-9, 2011 in the Seogwipo area of Jeju Island, South Korea.

Categories: American Trails NewsOpinion
Tags: opinion

 

Trail Politics: It’s All Local

July 28, 2012
The shift to more local control over funding.

Categories: American Trails NewsOpinion
Tags: opinion

 

Out-Gunned and Under-Taxed

July 04, 2012
Is funding trails and transit with a tax from buyers of gasoline and diesel fuel appropriate?

Categories: American Trails NewsOpinion
Tags: opinion

 

Trails in a Transportation World

June 30, 2012
Can trails and bikeways compete with other transportation priorities?

Categories: American Trails NewsOpinion
Tags: opinionfunding

 

Sustaining Communities with Trails and Open Space

May 07, 2012
A retired trailbuilder discusses land and open space.

Categories: American Trails NewsOpinion
Tags: opinion

 

The Longest Trail Starts Here

April 22, 2012
We usually set out on a trail knowing how far we’ll go and where it ends. However, the journey to secure reliable funding for our trails and public lands is the trail that never ends.

Categories: Opinion
Tags: transportation

 

Trails are Linking Our World

March 19, 2012
Trails are not just an American concept.

Categories: American Trails NewsOpinion
Tags: opinion

 

Great Photos of America’s Trails

March 04, 2012
Bring a camera on the trail!

Categories: American Trails NewsOpinion
Tags: opinion

 

OPDMD: Coming to a Trail Near You?

February 16, 2012
What's the right answer for mobility devices?

Categories: American Trails NewsOpinion
Tags: opinion

 

Spiritual Journeys: the Light on the Trail Ahead

December 25, 2011
Reflections on the spiritual aspect of trails.

Categories: American Trails NewsOpinion
Tags: opinion

 

Trails are Making a Difference

December 19, 2011
Nancy Desmond of Cleveland Metroparks, tells us how trails have made a difference in her life and career.

Categories: American Trails NewsOpinion
Tags: opinion

 

Congratulations on Arizona National Scenic Trail's Milestone

December 17, 2011
The fruition of a long distance trail.

Categories: American Trails NewsOpinion
Tags: opinion

 

Training Survey Completed; Sighs of Relief Heard

December 15, 2011
It takes knowledge to plan and build.

Categories: American Trails NewsOpinion
Tags: opinion

 

What Draws People to a Trail?

November 25, 2011
The desire to recreate, exercise and enjoy natural beauty.

Categories: American Trails NewsOpinion
Tags: opinion

 

Are Parks and Trails a “Solid Investment” to Improve Home Values?

October 18, 2011
A new study of home values in Ohio.

Categories: American Trails NewsOpinion
Tags: opinion