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posted Dec 29, 2017

Rock Creek Park Bridge Project - District of Columbia

The Student Conservation Association worked with the National Park Service to build four trail bridges at Rock Creek Park in Washington, DC.


posted Dec 21, 2017

Ronald G. Strickland

Trail development requires patience, gumption, and inventiveness. Ron began the Pacific Northwest Trail project in 1970.


posted Dec 29, 2017

Rotary Park Accessible Trail (Phase 2) - Tennessee

Montgomery County used RTP funds to add a universally accessible trail in Rotary Park.


published Nov 2019

Safe Encounters with Horses on Shared-Use Trails

by Dianne Martin

American Trails contributor Dianne Martin shares some tips on how to safely share trails with horses.


posted Dec 21, 2017

Salida to Leadville, Colorado Trail Corridor Feasibility Study

The nominee is the “Feasibility Study Salida to Leadville Trail Corridor,” a grant-funded study assessing a 64-mile hiking/cycling/driving trail following historic stage and railroad routes along the Continental Divide in Colorado.


published Jun 2016

San Francisco Bay Trail Design Guidelines and Toolkit

These guidelines offer direction and define goals to facilitate the design and development of a San Francisco Bay Trail system that is safe, connected and continuous; provides a positive user experience that encourages people to use the trail; and maximizes access to and use by the broadest spectrum of people possible.



published Dec 2009

Sand Creek Greenway is a Trail through Industrial Landscape

by Mark Wilcox with American Society of Landscape Architects

Sand Creek in Commerce City, Colorado, is a trail within an active industrial corridor that includes petroleum refineries, chemical plants, irrigation ditches, and gravel mining operations.


posted Jan 10, 2018

Santa Cruz County Regional Transportation Commission

The Monterey Bay Sanctuary Scenic Trail Network Master Plan defines a 50-mile network of multi-use bicycle/pedestrian trails spanning the length of Santa Cruz County.


published Jan 1999

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.


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TrailsGuy, LLC Trails Consulting

John Favro has 40 years of trail management, construction, and maintenance experience with the U.S. Forest Service in California, Alaska, Montana, Idaho and North Dakota. He also worked in the country of Jordan developin...


Montana
[email protected]

DHM Design

Denver, Colorado

DHM was founded over four decades ago in Denver. One of our earliest projects was the master plan for Genesee, a residential development committed to the preservation of its views, open space, and unique foothills ecosys...


900 South Broadway, Denver, Colorado 80209
(303) 892-5566

BCS America

Oregon City, Oregon

The mission of BCS America is to increase your productivity and reduce the physical effort required to accomplish your outdoor tasks and projects.


14151 Fir Street, Oregon City, Oregon 97045
(800) 543-1040 • [email protected]

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