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posted Jun 12, 2018

The Devil is in the Details: Common Trail Design Mistakes & How to Avoid Them

The goal of this webinar is to teach planners, landscape architects, engineers, and trail committee volunteers a variety of best practices for trail design. Hard surfaced trails are not as easy to design as they seem.


posted Jul 1, 2019

The Nature of Trail Aesthetics

Four concepts generate all trail aesthetics for better or worse. Learn how to use them to shape any type of trail for the better.


published Nov 2019

The Nature of Trail Aesthetics

by Taylor Goodrich with American Trails

Trailshaping is a system of understanding in which simple, everyday forces shape (generate) the big picture, details, and nuances of all trails and all trail types, as well as context-specific trail planning, design, construction, maintenance, and management.


posted Dec 21, 2017

The Parkway at Blue Ravine, Folsom, California

The Parkway is a master-planned community located in Folsom, CA.


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 Dec 25, 2017

The Woodlands

The Woodlands, a Texas master planned community, was recognized with the 2010 American Trails Developer Award.


posted Jan 26, 2018

Towards a Mountain Trail Sustainability Ethic ~ Part 3 of 3

The goal of a trail sustainability ethic is the protection of natural and cultural resources, inspired by federal land management agency trail management traditions, and implemented with consideration to a wilderness ethic of minimum alteration of the natural system.


posted Feb 19, 2018

Traffic on the Trail

by Allison Jones with Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, Jamie Rae Walker, Ph.D Texas A&M Extension

This presentation will focus on the key components of trail user count methodologies.


posted Dec 29, 2017

Trail Access Information for Northern Nevada

Recreational trail opportunities in northern Nevada are now accessible to a much wider variety of current and potential trail users.


posted May 29, 2020

Trail Analytics and Data Storytelling

This webinar will share a spectrum of data analysis and scenario planning tools that can be used to help plan and design new or existing trails.


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Markit! Forestry Management

Colorado Springs, Colorado

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Pannier Graphics

Gibsonia, Pennsylvania

For long-lasting trail signage and frames, Pannier leads the way. We manufacture a full range of durable signage, panels, bases and frames, all designed for the harshest environments. With all production under one roof, ...


345 Oak Road, Gibsonia, Pennsylvania 15044
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Michael Baker International

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Our projects reflect the innovative solutions we use to solve our clients’ complex infrastructure challenges.


500 Grant Street Suite 5400, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15219
(800) 553-1153

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