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posted Jan 16, 2018

Alabama: Thornton Clark

Clark's knowledge of the river, boating in general, and his cooperation with others enabled the Alabama Scenic River Trail to progress from a vision to reality in only 18 months.


posted Jan 16, 2018

Alaska: Barth Hamberg

Barth Hamberg has served as a Landscape Architect on the Tongass National Forest in the Alaska Region of the National Forest System for his entire career, starting as a volunteer while still a graduate student at Harvard University in 1982.


posted Jan 16, 2018

Alaska: Mike Shields

Mike Shields has designed, built and maintained trails throughout the western U.S. and Alaska since 1960, and managed trail systems from 1970 to 1996.


posted Jan 10, 2018

American Conservation Experience and Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit

American Conservation Experience (ACE) and the Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit (LTBMU) of the US Forest Service have been partnering on trail projects since 2009.


published Dec 2010

Analysis of Policies Addressing Trail Accessibility Rule on Power-Driven Mobility Devices

by Stuart Macdonald

Issues addressed by local and state governments on the DOJ rule for use of "Other Power-Driven Mobility Devices" on trails, bike paths, greenways, and pedestrian facilities.


posted Dec 25, 2017

Ann Hill, BLM Training Center, Phoenix

Ann is the Recreation Training Coordinator for the Bureau of Land Management.


published Dec 2014

Appalachian National Scenic Trail Foundation Document

by National Park Service

The core components of this foundation document include a brief description of the Appalachian National Scenic Trail, the nature and purposes of the Appalachian National Scenic Trail, significance statements, fundamental resources and values, and interpretive themes. These components are core because they typically do not change over time. Core components are expected to be used in future planning and management efforts.


posted Jan 26, 2018

Applying Foundations of Mountain Trail Sustainability to a Trail Network - Part 1 of 3

It is the first of a series of three on Sustainable Mountain Trails. Each webinar in this series is independent of each other and can be attended individually. Parts 2 and 3 will teach you to apply these principles to a trail network "One Trail at a Time, One Mile at a Time." The course includes Tools and Techniques, Examples, and Case Studies of mountain trail sustainability.


posted Feb 19, 2018

Applying the Sustainable Trail Design Rules in the Real World

Five rules of sustainable trail design.


published Nov 2013

Architectural Barriers Act Accessibility Guidelines; Outdoor Developed Areas

The Architectural and Transportation Barriers Compliance Board (Access Board), are issuing a final rule that amends the Architectural Barriers Act Accessibility Guidelines by adding scoping and technical requirements for camping facilities, picnic facilities, viewing areas, trails, and beach access routes constructed or altered by or on behalf of federal agencies. The final rule ensures that these facilities are readily accessible to and usable by individuals with disabilities.


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Treadwerks

Bend, Oregon

Treadwerks focuses on trail fesability, design and construction in the greater Central Oregon area. We are singletrack specialists.


378 NW Georgia Ave, Bend, Oregon 97701
(541) 550-9433 • [email protected]

Logan Simpson

Tempe, Arizona

Logan Simpson is a landscape architecture and planning firm that provides environmental and cultural resource services. We’ve planned, designed, interpreted, and provided environmental clearances for thousands of miles o...


51 West Third Street, Suite 450, Tempe, Arizona 85281
(480) 967-1343

Ozark Greenways, Inc.

Springfield, Missouri

We are the driving force behind a 140+ mile system of multi-use triails. A dynamic network of connected streams, parks, businesses, and neighborhoods which provides for the enjoyment and economic development of our comm...


PO Box 50733, Springfield, Missouri 65805
(417) 864-2015 • [email protected]

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