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Clear Creek Trail User Survey

by Eppley Institute for Parks & Public Land

Findings indicate that the placement of trails in areas where people can access them increases community physical activity levels.

Clear Creek Trail; photo by Vmenkov


Clear Creek Trail Survey In


Published October 2007

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