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Over the last two years American Trails has worked with Active Strategies to find out how we can best serve the trail community. These are the results.
The 2016-2021 Strategic Agenda for Pedestrian and Bicycle Transportation builds on 25 years of progress toward increasing walking and biking safety and activity throughout the United States. The 1994 National Bicycling and Walking Study: Transportation Choices for Changing America set the stage for advancing safe, accessible, comfortable, and well-used pedestrian and bicycle transportation networks, with a focus on increasing trips and reducing injuries and fatalities.
Learn about successful strategies from recreation and parks professionals that address the disconnect from nature through facility and land use planning, program development, and community education and partnerships.
The definitive guide for the planning, designing, constructing, managing and maintaining Off-Highway Vehicle (OHV) trails
Learn how different communities have developed and maintained inclusive trails that can be used by mountain bikers of all abilities.
The use of emerging and evolving technologies such as drones, photogrammetry, RTK GPS, 3D modeling, and LiDAR technology to inventory and analyze existing trail conditions.
by Amy Camp, Principal, Cycle Forward
The purpose of the American Trails “Shovel-ready” Trail Project Survey, conducted between May 13th and 30th, 2020, was to document the contribution the trails community can make to the American economic response to and recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic.
Wayfinding signs are the perfect way to easily communicate with trail users and keep them safe and oriented on the trail.
Join trail designers and builders who work in vastly different landscapes as they discuss the unique marking challenges that their landscapes present.
Contributing author and equine trail expert Lora Goerlich shares her thoughts on why leash laws need to be taken seriously.
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