John Favro has 40 years of trail management, construction, and maintenance experience with the U.S. Forest Service in California, Alaska, Montana, Idaho and North Dakota. He also worked in the country of Jordan developing outfitter camps and camel trails. John has instructed for 8 years as a trail instructor teaching sustainable trail planning, construction and maintenance for the Bureau of Land Management, the U.S. Forest Service and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service in many states throughout the United States. John's experience includes working on trails and projects for hikers, bikers, ATV, and multiple use trails. He has also worked extensively on equestrian-related trail projects (backcountry packing, trail & pleasure riding, endurance & distance riding, etc.). John is involved in supporting the trails "industry." He serves as the Chairman of American Trails and works closely with the Backcountry Horsemen of Montana. He is also a member of the Professional Trail Builders.