Trails have many benefits of health and economic basis. Here are studies and articles on the benefits of trails.


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posted Aug 31, 2017

Reducing Crime One Trail at a Time

This webinar explored methods for enhancing trail security and safety perceptions through environmental design. This webinar was a concurrent session at the 2017 International Trails Symposium.

categories: Advocacy and Promotion, Benefits of Trails

posted Aug 11, 2016

Rail-Trails, Smart-Growth, and…Realtors?

This webinar explores how to engage Realtors and other untraditional allies to see the benefits of trails

categories: Funding, Planning and Management, Benefits of Trails, Economic

posted Oct 20, 2016

Economic Impact of Livable Communities with Active Transportation Options

This webinar explores the concept of "Livable Communities" which include trails as a part of the transportation infrastructure.

  • tags: urban
categories: Funding, Planning and Management, Benefits of Trails, Economic

posted Jun 23, 2016

Leveraging Cross-Sector Partnerships and Technology to Develop a Healthy, Vibrant Trails Community

This webinar will explore QCTrails.org, a free, user-friendly, interactive, and mobile-responsive website which serves as a comprehensive resource that highlights multi-purpose trails, parks, and side-paths in Eastern Iowa and Western Illinois.

categories: Funding, Planning and Management, Benefits of Trails, Health

posted May 19, 2016

Trails and Towns Together

Efforts to link “trail-to-town” have played a part in remaking communities. This webinar will include a case study of the first known “trail town” initiative - the Trail Town Program® along the Great Allegheny Passage.

categories: Funding, Planning and Management, Advocacy and Promotion, Benefits of Trails, Economic

posted Mar 24, 2016

Trails for Heroes

This webinar explores how trails are helping injured service members recover from both the physical and unseen wounds of war.

  • tags: veterans
categories: Benefits of Trails, Health

posted Dec 3, 2015

The Role of Trails in Healthy Community Design

This webinar offers a number of how-to solutions for creating walk, bike, and fitness-friendly communities with success story examples. He will share how it's not just about trails, but also land use decisions and site designs to create truly active environments.

categories: Funding, Planning and Management, Benefits of Trails, Health

posted Sep 22, 2011

Making the Case for Trails in Tight Economic Times

This webinar on “Making the Case for Trails in Tight Economic Times” puts sound ideas and hard numbers together to illustrate the contribution of trails to the prosperity of communities.

categories: Benefits of Trails, Economic

posted Jul 15, 2018

Beyond Park Boundaries

Benefits of connecting communities with parks and public lands.

  • tags: urban, transportation
categories: Benefits of Trails

posted Jul 15, 2018

Healthy Partnerships Build Healthy Trails

Strong partnerships are an essential ingredient in building a healthy trail system.

  • tags: urban, transportation
categories: Benefits of Trails