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posted Aug 2, 2018

FAQ: When and where to use blazes or markers

by American Trails Staff

Best practices for blaze marking along trails

categories: Design and Building, Signs & Interpretation, FAQs
tags: faq, signs, cairns, trailheads, hiking, long-distance trails

posted Aug 1, 2018

A Tale of a Trail: Boardwalks for Woodinville

Developing a trails plan for Rotary Community Park/Little Bear Creek that includes boardwalks through environmentally sensitive area.

categories: Design and Building, Bridges and Boardwalks
tags: structures, boardwalks

posted Jul 24, 2018

FAQ: Vegetation under boardwalks

by American Trails Staff

Avoiding plant growth

categories: Design and Building, Bridges and Boardwalks
tags: faq, maintenance, bridges

posted Jul 24, 2018

Braille trail building and renovation

by American Trails Staff

Braille trails and sensory gardens offer sustainable and accessible ways to safely experience the outdoors and provide opportunities to interact with nature.

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

posted Jul 23, 2018

FAQ: Slippery boardwalks and bridges

by American Trails Staff

Recommendations for anti-slip on wood surfaces.

categories: Design and Building, Bridges and Boardwalks
tags: faq, maintenance, bridges, preservation, surfaces

posted Jul 17, 2018

FAQ: Constructing a 10' bike trail without having to relocate power poles

by American Trails Staff

What can you do when a proposed bike trail encounters obstacles such as power poles.

categories: Design and Building, FAQs
tags: faq, urban trails

posted Jul 17, 2018

FAQ: Constructing an air station inflator on bike trails

by American Trails Staff

Bicycle repair stations can now be purchased from several vendors.

categories: Design and Building, FAQs
tags: faq, trailheads, bicycle

posted Jul 1, 2018

Educating trail users: advice for planning interpretive trail signs and exhibits

by California State Parks, Statewide Trails Section

It’s up to you as a park steward to instill a sense of appreciation for the story that needs to be told – interpretive theme and messages of the trail must be well planned.

categories: Design and Building, Signs & Interpretation
tags: wildlife and habitat, interpretation, signs

posted Jun 11, 2018

Mountain Bike Accessories for Trail Work

by USDA Forest Service

categories: Design and Building, Tools & Tool Use
tags: maintenance

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Morris County Park Commission, NJ

Morristown, New Jersey

Morris County is nestled amid rolling hills, broad valleys and glittering lakes approximately 30 miles northwest of New York City. It is New Jersey’s seventh largest county.

30 Schuyler Pl, Morristown, New Jersey 07963
(973) 326-7600

Tahawus Trails, LLC

Accord, New York

Tahawus Trails LLC is a full-service recreational trail design, construction, and consulting company based in the Hudson Valley of Upstate New York.

PO Box 31, Accord, New York 12404

Tour-Mate Systems, Ltd.

North York, Ontario, Canada

Tour-Mate Systems, Ltd. is an interpretation solutions company that produces audio tours for museums, art galleries, historic sites and botanical gardens.

137 St. Regis Cres, North York, Ontario, Canada M3J 1Y6
Toll Free: (800) 216-0029 or Main: (416) 636-5654 • [email protected]


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