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published Jun 30, 2016

Great Trails: Providing Quality OHV Trails and Experiences Guidebook (Nationwide)

by National Off-Highway Vehicle Conservation Council (NOHVCC)

The definitive guide for the planning, designing, constructing, managing and maintaining Off-Highway Vehicle (OHV) trails


published Mar 1, 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.


published Jan 1, 2007

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.


published Jul 1, 2007

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.


published Aug 1, 1996

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.


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.


published 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.


posted Dec 18, 2018

Sustainable Trail Design and Layout, Construction, and Maintenance

Participants will learn the five essential elements of sustainable trails and how to incorporate them into trail layout and construction.


posted Dec 18, 2018

Sustainable Trail Design and Layout, Construction, and Maintenance

Participants will learn the five essential elements of sustainable trails and how to incorporate them into trail layout and construction. This session will guide participants from desktop trail planning to design and layout, corridor flagging, and pin flagging of a trail alignment in the field. Students will gain field experience constructing new trail, reroutes, and maintaining existing trails on the Rockingham Community College campus.


published Aug 8, 2003

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!


Results from the Business Directory


Great Lakes Trailbuilders, LLC

La Crosse, Wisconsin

Great Lakes Trailbuilders LLC was started in 2008 to bring a low impact and environmentally friendly approach to trailbuilding and design to the midwest. Willie Bittner started working on trails 14 years ago with the Wi...


1027 Charles Street, La Crosse, Wisconsin 54603
(608) 799-2389 • [email protected]

Long Cane Trails LLC - NC

Pisgah Forest, North Carolina

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]

Cart-Away Concrete Systems, Inc.

McMinnville, Oregon

We work with all types of businesses, contractors, governments, and end-users, to ensure that your project has the right portable concrete mixing equipment needed to complete the project.


PO Box 726 | Street Address: 1405 NE Alpha Drive, McMinnville, Oregon 97128
(888) 649-5464 • [email protected]

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