posted Dec 31, 2018
National Park Service
A 1966 study headed by Stuart Udall on the feasibility of a National Trails System
posted Dec 19, 2018
American Trails Staff
Are you worried about the future of our trails and public lands, but not sure what you can do? Calling your congressional delegation about trails issues is one of the most powerful things we can do as individuals.
posted Nov 12, 2018
Taylor Goodrich with American Trails
Stories from trail enthusiasts of all ages
posted Oct 29, 2018
Act by November 1 to preserve railbanking.
The Surface Transportation Board (STB) just initiated a notice of proposed rulemaking to consider a rule proposed by opponents to railbanking that would significantly limit the ability of trail proponents to preserve rail corridors for interim trail use.
posted Oct 18, 2018
Leigh Schmidt with Partnership for the National Trails System (PNTS)
The historical events that led us to a robust nationwide movement for trails of all kinds
posted Sep 26, 2018
We need to protect the LWCF, America’s best parks program, before it’s too late. American Trails is proud to support action to permanently reauthorize this critical program. Join us now and add your name to #SaveLWCF
posted Aug 20, 2018
The summer edition of American Trails Magazine is now available, and it’s a celebration of the last fifty years of trails!
posted Apr 24, 2018
Meeting with a member of Congress or congressional staff is a very effective way to convey a message about your trails, parks, or outdoor recreation issue.