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published Jan 1, 2004

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.


posted May 23, 2018

Building Better Asphalt Trails

Design and construction guidelines for asphalt trails.


published Aug 20, 2019

What You Need to Know About Building Trails with Crusher Fines

by Lois Bachensky with USDA Forest Service

A crusher fine trail combines the rustic feeling of a natural surface trail with a surface type that's durable (but not concrete or asphalt). The natural gravel-like surface feels more like a trail than a hard surfaced path and fits in well with primitive settings.


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.


posted Mar 21, 2019

FAQ: Tips and Techniques for using Crusher fines surfacing for trails

by American Trails Staff

Finely crushed rock (crusher fines) is a useful alternative to paving trails that accommodates most trail activities.


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.


published Sep 1, 2000

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.


published Sep 1, 2001

Technical Aspects of Asphalt Trail Design

A Guideline for the Design and Construction of Asphalt Pavements for Colorado Trails and Path


published Jun 1, 2009

Using Crushed Rock to Improve Trail Drainage and Stability

An Eagle Scout Leadership Service Project.


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)


Results from the Business Directory


Flex Ground LLC

Tempe, Arizona

Innovative quality surfacing.


2140 East Cedar Street, Tempe, Arizona 85281
(602) 954-0000 • [email protected]

DinoFlex

Salmon Arm, British Columbia, Canada

Recycled rubber innovators.


PO Box 3309 | Street Address: 5590 – 46th Ave S.E., Salmon Arm, British Columbia, Canada V1E4S1
Toll Free: (877) 713-1899 or Direct: (250) 832-7780 • [email protected]

ParkTread

Healdsburg, California

PARK TREAD® surfacing blends into the environment visually, aesthetically, and structurally, allowing users to experience sensitive ecosystems and watersheds with minimal impact.


PO Box 434, Healdsburg, California 95448
(707) 974-4889 • [email protected]

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