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posted Mar 13, 2018

Trails and Golf Courses: Best Practices on Design and Management

by Alta Planning + Design

Golf courses, with their large expanses of undeveloped land, can appear to be a tempting place to locate a trail or bikeway in a community seeking to overcome gaps in their trail system.

categories: Design and Building
tags: partnerships

posted Mar 13, 2018

Using Crushed Rock to Improve Trail Drainage and Stability

An Eagle Scout Leadership Service Project.

categories: Design and Building, Surfacing
tags: surfaces

posted Mar 6, 2018

QUESTIONS and ANSWERS from webinar on Mountain Trail Sustainability

by Hugh Duffy with National Park Service

Webinar Follow up Questions & Answers, by Hugh Duffy, National Park Service

categories: Design and Building, Best Practices
tags: sustainable trails

posted Jan 24, 2018

How Accessible Recreation Facilities Benefit Everyone

by R. Brian Kermeen with USDA Forest Service

Like most areas managed by the Forest Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, the central Sierra Nevada has steep and mountainous terrain. Most of our facilities evolved over time or were designed 30 years ago with no consideration for the needs of persons with disabilities.

categories: Design and Building, Accessible Trails
tags: accessibility and accessible trails

posted Jan 24, 2018

Wetland Trail Design and Construction

by Federal Highway Administration

This manual describes the common techniques for building a wetland trail.

categories: Design and Building, Trail Construction
tags: preservation, drainage

posted Jan 24, 2018

Wetland Trail Development

by American Trails Staff

Wetland identification, working with wetlands regulation, and trail development in riparian areas.

categories: Design and Building
tags: nature trail


posted Jan 24, 2018

Conservation Ethics Guiding The Goethe Trail

by Helen Koehler

The Goethe Trail is part of Florida's Greenways and Trails System which is a combination of Federal, state, local and privately owned lands. While each parcel is unique, they collectively help to preserve and protect Florida's natural, cultural and historic resources.

categories: Design and Building
tags: preservation

posted Jan 24, 2018

Shared-Use Path Design

A shared-use path serves as part of a transportation circulation system and supports multiple recreation opportunities, such as walking, bicycling, and inline skating. A shared-use path typically has a surface that is asphalt, concrete, or firmly packed crushed aggregate.

categories: Design and Building, Multi-use Trails
tags: urban trails

posted Jan 19, 2018

A Handbook for Trail Design, Construction, and Maintenance

by North Country National Scenic Trail

The purpose of this handbook is to lay the foundation upon which the North Country NST will achieve a degree of consistency from one segment to another.

categories: Design and Building, Trail Construction
tags: maintenance

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Oberfields LLC

Oberfields LLC offers quality concrete products including residential block; architectural block, including our own DesignBLOK® line of products; concrete pavers, retaining walls and precast items. We are a full line man...


Mail: P.O. Box 362 Street: 528 London Road, Delaware, Ohio 43015-0362
800-845-7644

Urban Trail Co.


Missouri

Sentiers Boréals, Inc.

Sentiers Boréals specialize in mountain-bike trails & bike park design and construction, mostly in eastern-Canada


5, rue des Chênes, Granby, QC, Canada J2J 2L8
450-525-4987 • [email protected]

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