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posted Oct 10, 2019

Choosing the Right Tools for Trail Work

by Jim Schmid

A wide variety of tools are available to layout, construct, and maintain trails. Local and individual preferences often dictate the kinds of tools which are chosen for various tasks.

categories: Tools & Tool Use
tags: tools for trail building, safety

posted Aug 21, 2019

11 Key Trail Tools for Grubbing and Raking

by Jim Schmid

These are the most commonly used grubbing and raking tools with tips on using them safely and effectively.

categories: Tools & Tool Use
tags: tools for trail building

posted Aug 1, 2019

8 Most Used Trail Tools for Lifting and Hauling

by Jim Schmid

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

categories: Tools & Tool Use
tags: tools for trail building, safety

posted Sep 8, 2018

Wildlife And Trails Primer - C. Tools for a broader view

by American Trails Staff

Looking at resources from a regional or landscape-wide perspective helps identify where trails should go and which areas should be conserved for wildlife.

categories: Tools & Tool Use
tags: wildlife and habitat

posted Jun 11, 2018

Mountain Bike Accessories for Trail Work

by USDA Forest Service

categories: Tools & Tool Use
tags: maintenance


posted Apr 13, 2018

Trail Tools: Survey, Layout, and Measuring Tools

by Jim Schmid

These are the most commonly used Survey, Layout, and Measuring Tools with tips on using them safely and effectively.

categories: Tools & Tool Use
tags: tools for trail building, technology

posted Apr 13, 2018

Trail Tools: Sawing and Chopping Tools

by Jim Schmid

categories: Tools & Tool Use
tags: tools for trail building

posted Apr 13, 2018

Trail Tools: Miscellaneous Tools

by Jim Schmid

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

categories: Tools & Tool Use
tags: tools for trail building

posted Apr 13, 2018

Trail Tools: Sources for Tools & Supplies

by Jim Schmid

categories: Tools & Tool Use
tags: tools for trail building

Results from the Business Directory


Canycom Sales, Inc.

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
(888) 450-0381

Buffalo Turbine

Debris Blowers, Sprayers / Dusters, and Dust & Odor Control equipment


180 Zoar Valley Road, Springville, New York 14141
(716) 592-2700 • [email protected]

White Mountain Trail Collective

To preserve the legacy of trail stewardship in the White Mountains Region by supporting and enhancing sustainable care of our trails.


PO Box 26, Ashland, New Hampshire 03217
[email protected]

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