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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
tags: sustainable trails, safety, cost

posted Jan 24, 2018

Trail Construction and Maintenance Notebook

by Federal Highway Administration, USDA Forest Service

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

categories: Trail Construction
tags: maintenance, recreational trails program (rtp)

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.

categories: Trail Construction
tags: horses and equestrian trails, mountain biking

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 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!

categories: Trail Construction
tags: maintenance

posted Jan 24, 2018

Wetland Trail Design and Construction

by Federal Highway Administration

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

categories: Trail Construction
tags: preservation, drainage

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.

categories: Trail Construction
tags: maintenance

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 Construction
tags: training, skills

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.

categories: Trail Construction
tags: skills, training

posted Dec 4, 2019

Recreational Trails Program Highlight: Connecting and Completing the Catamount Trail

The project to complete the Catamount Trail, located in Oregon's Silver Falls State Park, was awarded $145,925.00 in Recreational Trails Funds in the year 2016.

categories: Trail Construction

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Bingham Equipment Company

ARIZONA'S NUMBER ONE SALES, SERVICE, AND RENTAL SOURCE FOR FARM, CONSTRUCTION, GROUNDS CARE, AND UTILITY EQUIPMENT.


655 S Country Club Dr, Mesa, Arizona 85210
(480) 969-5516

Long Cane Trails - NC

Long Cane Trails, LLC is a Carolina based trail building company specializing in trail layout, design and construction of multi-use trails.


PO Box 1701, Pisgah Forest, North Carolina 28768
828-606-5107 • [email protected]

Bob's Trails, Trees, and Gardens

Bob is a small business owner doing private garden and tree projects. He is certified as a Master Trail Builder by Trail Design Specialists, Inc., a Certified Park and Recreation Professional (CPRP), and has been a Certi...


454 Powder House Rd, Powell, Tennessee 37849
[email protected]

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