Sign helps users find trail beyond point of interest; Arches National Monument, Moab, Utah
Photo by: Stuart Macdonald
Design And Building,
Interpretation & Wayfinding
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Mile marker made from standard concrete block; Little Tennessee River Trail, Franklin, North Carolina
Skinner Butte Trail; Eugene, Oregon
A trail marker attached to a conifer in Oregon. Note the space remaining before the nailhead, allowing for tree growth. This sign was placed approximately 25 years prior to the photo.
Ramps provide access from downtown businesses down to Duluth, Minnesota Lakewalk along Lake Superior
Adjoining treads, one hard surface and one soft, is the typical situation; Highline Canal Trail, Aurora, Colorado
Here the edging keeps water from draining so obstacles in the form of drainage bars were placed to try to keep the crushed rock from eroding.