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posted May 23, 2018

Asphalt mix developed for better durability with snowmobile use

A new asphalt mix was developed and tested to better withstand snowmobile traffic during the winter months, and to provide a more durable surface for summer trail use.

categories: Surfacing
tags: surfaces, snowmobile

published Jan 1, 1993

Beach Access: Assist Devices and Surfaces

A Research Report of the National Center of Accessibility Original Study Conducted at Bradford Woods (1993)

categories: Surfacing
tags: accessibility and accessible trails, surfacing, surfaces

posted May 23, 2018

Best Management Practices for Erosion Control During Trail Maintenance and Construction

Trail construction and maintenance may involve impacts to wetlands and other natural resources: an understanding of these impacts and methods to minimize them.

categories: Surfacing
tags: maintenance

posted Dec 18, 2019

BioSpan Creates Environmental Green Non-Toxic Chemical Products for Paving and More

by Taylor Goodrich with American Trails

An interview with Dr. Sheldon Chesky, President & CEO of BioSpan

categories: Surfacing
tags: surfacing, conservation and environment

posted May 23, 2018

Building Better Asphalt Trails

Design and construction guidelines for asphalt trails.

categories: Surfacing
tags: surfaces

posted Jul 8, 2019

Design a Trail to Last 100 Years

by Michael Osborne with Five Rivers MetroParks

The challenges of balancing ecological protection, physical management and social demands on natural surface hiking, equestrian, mountain biking and multi-use trails can be overwhelming. However, it IS possible to meet these challenges by designing sustainable trails that are created to last into the next century.

categories: Surfacing
tags: bridges, construction, volunteers, natural surface


published Jan 1, 2014

Multi-use Trail Surface Study

by Connecticut Equine Advisory Council

The Equine Advisory Council conducted research and interviews throughout Connecticut to determine project cost and general installation, maintenance, environmental impacts, and suitability for multiple user groups for various surface materials.

categories: Surfacing

posted Dec 5, 2019

National Scenic and Historic Trails Training Needs Assessment

by Elvin Clapp with Bureau of Land Management

Survey of skills and competencies to assist in developing a national training strategy for National Scenic and Historic Trails

categories: Surfacing
tags: training, skills

posted May 23, 2018

Soil Stabilizers On Universally Accessible Trails

For the past several years, national forests around the country have been looking for ways to make areas more universally accessible, while maintaining a natural appearance that is not as distracting as concrete, asphalt, boardwalks, and other obviously manmade pathways.

categories: Surfacing
tags: maintenance, accessibility and accessible trails

Results from the Business Directory

Spectrum LLC

Spectrum,LLC specializes in the design and construction of purpose built mountain bike and hiking trails. We have expertise with wooden bridges, natural stonework and utilizing local volunteer labor.


Indianapolis, Indiana
317-413-8343 • [email protected]

DinoFlex

Recycled rubber innovators.


Canada
877-713-1899

Rubber Trails and Surfaces Canada LTD

We specialize in products designed for the Sports & Recreation industry and were founded out of the need to help reduce and reuse the massive amount of waste rubber and tires entering the worlds landfills.



902-568-2469

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