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published Jan 1, 2004

Trail Tools: Power Tools

by Jim Schmid

Though the bulk of trail work involves the use of hand tools, there are occasions where power tools are more efficient.


published Jan 1, 2004

Trail Tools: Digging and Tamping Tools

by Jim Schmid

These are the most commonly used Digging and Tamping Tools with tips on using them safely and effectively.


published Jan 1, 2004

Trail Tools: Brushing Tools

by Jim Schmid


published Jan 1, 2004

Trail Tools: Safety Equipment

by Jim Schmid

The following trail work safety tips should be covered with volunteers and crewmembers before the start of any trail work.


published Jan 1, 2004

Trail Tools: Pounding and Hammering Tools

by Jim Schmid

These are the most commonly used Pounding and Hammering Tools with tips on using them safely and effectively.


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


published Sep 5, 2019

Packable Rock Bar is a First

by Bill Hasenjaeger with Trail Boss

Trail Boss™ innovative new packable rock bar expands digging tools from dirt to rock


posted Jun 20, 2019

Counting Trail Users

by Matt Ainsley with Eco-Counter, Inc.

Until recently, user count data was collected manually through an annual volunteer effort. In 2017, however, a program in Pennsylvania took their count program to the next level by rolling out 17 automated Eco-Counters in all four corners of the state.


Results from the Business Directory


Canycom Sales, Inc.

Tukwila, Washington

Agriculture & Trail Building Equipment, Brush Cutters, Construction Equipment. Canycom USA, Inc. corporate offices are located in Tukwila, WA with distribution warehouses in Des Moines, WA and Elizabethtown, KY.


16000 Christensen Road, Suite 308, Tukwila, Washington 98188
US Toll Free: (888) 450-0381 or Main: (425) 450-0381

Tools for Trails

Grand Junction, Colorado

High quality tools and accessories for trail building. Tested and proven by industry leaders.


2591 Legacy Way, Grand Junction, Colorado 81503
(970) 364-3842

SPONSORED

Nordic Manufacturing Ltd.

Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada

The Singletrack Cat is a utility motorcycle designed to increase the productivity of individuals that maintain or build narrow width trails.


4-883 McCurdy Pl, Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada V1X 8C8
(800) 775-4750 • [email protected]

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