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posted May 15, 2020

Hawaiian Island Trail Bridge Re-Opens Trail to Remote Community

by Brandon Weyant

The 3-mile long Kalaupapa Trail is the only access point in and out of the remote community of Kalaupapa on the Hawaiian island of Molokai. When a land-slide took out an old aluminum bridge, cutting off this access point, park officials looked to an FRP bridge for its light weight, corrosion resistance, and design flexibility.

categories: Trail Amenities / Structures
tags: bridges

posted May 13, 2020

Submit Your Trail Infrastructure Projects for CARES Act Funding

by Liz Thorstensen with Rails-to-Trails Conservancy (RTC)

The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, signed into law by President Donald J. Trump on March 27, 2020, provides the Economic Development Administration (EDA) with $1.5 billion for economic development assistance programs to strengthen communities.

categories: Trail Amenities / Structures
tags: funding, legislation, covid-19

posted Nov 19, 2018

Continental Divide National Scenic Trail Trailhead Design Guidelines

This document provides guidelines to help managers make decisions in a sustainable manner for major trailheads all along the CDNST. Overall principles given here relate to all trailhead sites. However, they also include more detailed guidelines specific to the highly varied settings along the Continental Divide.

categories: Trail Amenities / Structures

posted Jan 24, 2018

Equestrian Design Guidebook for Trails, Trailheads, and Campgrounds

by Jan Hancock with Hancock Resources LLC, Federal Highway Administration, USDA Forest Service

categories: Trail Amenities / Structures
tags: horses and equestrian trails

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: Trail Amenities / Structures
tags: training, skills

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Bradley Corp

Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin

When it comes to the most complete and advanced commercial washrooms, and comprehensive solutions for emergency safety and industrial applications, no one can match Bradley.


W142N9101 Fountain Boulevard, Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin 53051
Toll Free: (800) 272-3539 or Main: (262) 251-6000

RCP Shelters, Inc.

Stuart, Florida

RCP Shelters creates outdoor furniture for every personality, environment & occasion. Allow us to create a welcoming and relaxing conversation area in your park or playground site with one of our outdoor benches. RCP She...


2100 SE Rays Way, Stuart, Florida 34994
(866) 426-8660 • [email protected]

Western Wood Structures, Inc.

Tualatin, Oregon

Specializing in timber bridges, timber shelters, domes, Glulam neams and arches, heavy timber trusses and Glulam beam repair.


20675 SW 105th Ave., Tualatin, Oregon 97062
(503) 692-6900 or (800) 547-5411

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