The results are in! Here are our picks from the 136 photos submitted for the 2018 photo contest.
Since we began the NRT Photo Contest in 2003, we've seen a great variety of trails captured by photographers around the nation. We sponsor the annual Photo Contest in celebration of these great trails and to highlight the diversity of NRTs, from backcountry trails to urban greenways.
2018 is no exception. We received 136 new images of National Recreation Trails and the winners range from an urban trail in Puerto Rico to an off-road trail in Montana. Water trails are represented, as are snowmobile trails, backcountry hiking and equestrian trails, and three well-traveled commuter trails in Colorado, California and Texas. As always, the photos show the love we have for these NRTs and how they improve our quality of life.
In this National Recreation Trail Highlight from the Sarah Zigler Trail in Oregon, find out the history of the Jacksonville Woodlands Association and how they get hundreds of kids out on the trail every year.
The results are in! Here are our picks from the 275 photos submitted for the 2019 photo contest.
Malheur National Forest in eastern Oregon is working to create a new bike trail system with the help of Recreational Trail Program (RTP) funds.
This 27-mile riverside trail wanders up the Middle Fork of the Willamette River in Oregon.