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posted Feb 19, 2018

Connecting Communities

by Christopher Douwes with Federal Highway Administration, Laura Toole with Federal Highway Administration

This presentation focuses on design publications that address common design challenges and barriers.


posted Feb 17, 2018

Telling a Better Story

This American Trails’ webinar, “Telling a Better Story,” focuses on strategies for captivating your trail audience with provocative, well designed interpretive panels.


posted Feb 17, 2018

Water Trail Accessibility

This course is designed to help water trail managers and outfitters improve opportunities for people of all backgrounds and abilities to enjoy water trails.


posted Feb 16, 2018

Getting the Word Out about Accessibility of Trails and Outdoor Recreation

This webinar will provide an introduction to Universal Access Information and how it provides people with information they need to determine whether an outdoor recreation environment meets their needs for accessibility and their desires for an achievable challenge.


posted Feb 16, 2018

Creating Accessible Trails with Universally Designed Interpretation

This webinar will provide an overview of Mass Audubon’s All Persons Hiking Trails.


posted Feb 14, 2018

The Third Mode: Connecting Greenways, Trails and Active Mobility

This webinar covers the latest issues and policies in planning and designing urban mobility networks, and how to integrate transportation with greenways and trails to create seamless metro-wide systems.


posted Feb 14, 2018

Building Your Trail Right the First Time

This webinar teaches how to place a trail on the landscape so that it is consistent with the natural environment so that it will be aesthetically pleasing, meet user needs, and require minimal maintenance in the future.


posted Feb 12, 2018

Trails and the New Federal Accessibility Guidelines

This 90-minute webinar covered the trails portion of the final "Architectural Barriers Act Accessibility Guidelines; Outdoor Developed Areas." These new accessibility guidelines for federal lands cover new or altered trails, picnic and camping areas, viewing areas, beach access routes, and related recreation facilities.


posted Feb 12, 2018

Building Urban Trails in Difficult Places

This session will review alignment strategies, structural systems, and techniques for solving these problems and building quality trails case study examples ranging from pre-fabricated products to custom designs. The presentation will benefit all levels of expertise from novice to experts as well providing tools to lay trail advocates in making the case to build a project in their community.


posted Feb 7, 2018

Hall Bargainer Inc.

Designer: Brushy Creek Regional National Recreation Trail


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Interpretive GRAPHICS / EnviroSIGNS

Salt Lake City, Utah

Interpretive GRAPHICS / EnviroSIGNS has been designing and producing durable, high quality interpretive, wayfinding, and identification signs for over forty years.


3590 Summerhill Drive, Salt Lake City, Utah 84121
Toll Free: (888) 492-5377 or Main: (801) 942-5812 • [email protected]

U.S. Access Board

Washington, District of Columbia

The U.S. Access Board is a federal agency that promotes equality for people with disabilities through leadership in accessible design and the development of accessibility guidelines and standards for the built environmen...


1331 F Street NW, Suite 1000, Washington, District of Columbia 20004-1111
Toll Free: (800) 872-2253 | Main: (202) 272-0080 • [email protected]

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R.J. Thomas Mfg. Company Inc. / Pilot Rock

Cherokee, Iowa

​R.J. Thomas Mfg. Company designs and manufactures the Pilot Rock brand of park, street and campsite products.


PO Box 946 | 5648 US Hwy 59, Cherokee, Iowa 51012
(800) 762-5002 • Email: [email protected]

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