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posted Apr 11, 2019

North Country Trail Handbook

by North Country National Scenic Trail

The North Country National Scenic Trail (NST) extends for thousands of miles across seven states. Its layout, design, construction, and maintenance require the participation of a myriad of individuals and groups.

categories: Trail Construction

posted May 30, 2018

Construction and Maintenance Costs for Trails

Considering the many factors that go into estimating costs for building and managing trails, railtrails, and greenways with examples from Wisconsin.

categories: Trail Construction

posted Jan 24, 2018

Trail Construction and Maintenance Notebook

by USDA Forest Service

An updated edition of the industry standard, "Trail Construction and Maintenance Notebook," first released in 1996.

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posted Jan 4, 2018

Optimizing Trail Grade: The Key to Creating Sought-After Trails

by Randy Martin with Trailscape

Designers and land managers should consider the benefits of lengthening trails to lower the average grade while at the same time including short sections that are much steeper.

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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 Construction

posted May 23, 2018

Used steel well casings make better culverts

The next time you need some culverts on your trail try used steel casings. You'll like them!

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posted Jan 24, 2018

Wetland Trail Design and Construction

by Federal Highway Administration

This manual describes the common techniques for building a wetland trail.

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posted Jan 19, 2018

A Handbook for Trail Design, Construction, and Maintenance

by North Country National Scenic Trail

The purpose of this handbook is to lay the foundation upon which the North Country NST will achieve a degree of consistency from one segment to another.

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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

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posted Dec 5, 2019

Skills and Competencies Upon Which to Build the Trails Industry

by American Trails Staff

Categories, lists, and definitions of skills used in trails and greenways work, along with links to classes and resources for training.

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Oberfields LLC

Delaware, Ohio

Oberfields LLC offers quality concrete products including residential block; architectural block, including our own DesignBLOK® line of products; concrete pavers, retaining walls and precast items. We are a full line man...


PO Box 362 | Street Address: 528 London Road, Delaware, Ohio 43015-0362
(800) 845-7644

TrailScapes Pty Ltd

Kent Town, SA, Australia, International

TrailScapes Pty Ltd is an industry leader in sustainable and innovative trails Australia-wide and world-wide. We provide a comprehensive range of trail design, construction, and assessment services.


PO Box 467, Kent Town, SA, Australia, International 5071
(+61) 0407 791 541 • [email protected]

Snowhawk, LLC

Walpole, New Hampshire

Snowhawk, LLC specializes in customized trail design and wooden structures that enhance the trail experience. Owner, Lew Shelley, has many years of experience in trail design and construction as well as in carpentry and ...


25 Scovill Road, Walpole, New Hampshire 03608
(603) 543-7114 • [email protected]

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