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posted Mar 27, 2018

Massanutten Mountain Trail, Virginia

The trail is steeped in history, and offers a rich diversity of eastern wildflowers and animals in the area of Virginia between the Blue Ridge Mountains to the east and the Great North Mountain to the west.

categories: General Interest, Featured trails
tags: wildlife and habitat, backcountry

posted Mar 27, 2018

Kanatak Trail, Becharof National Wildlife Refuge, Alaska

The Kanatak Trail is a route used for centuries to cross the coastal mountains of the Alaska Peninsula. The Kanatak Trail was designated as a National Recreation Trail in 2012.

categories: General Interest, Featured trails
tags: preservation, wildlife and habitat, backcountry

posted Mar 27, 2018

King Range Crest National Recreation Trail, California

Spectacular mountain trails with wide ocean views in northern California's Mendocino County

categories: General Interest, Featured trails
tags: wilderness, backcountry, hiking

posted Mar 27, 2018

Two Ponds National Wildlife Refuge Trails, Colorado

Located near downtown Denver, this 1.5-mile trail serves an urban population yet provides visitors an opportunity to observe a variety of wildlife amidst wetlands and prairies.

categories: General Interest, Featured trails
tags: preservation, wildlife and habitat, nature trail

posted Mar 27, 2018

Berg/Animas Trail, Farmington, New Mexico

Animas and Berg Parks are home to a network of trails along the Animas River in Farmington. These trails run along the river’s edges, wind through groves of native cottonwoods, and cross the Animas River by bridge at two points.

categories: General Interest, Featured trails
tags: parks, horses and equestrian trails, greenways and open space, nature trail, urban trails

posted Mar 27, 2018

Historic Champlain Canalway Trail, Town of Halfmoon, New York

The Town of Halfmoon manages a six-mile segment, bordered by farm fields, wetlands and wood lots, of the 58-mile Canalway Trail corridor, which runs along historic towpaths from Waterford to Whitehall.

categories: General Interest, Featured trails
tags: historic, shared-use, canal, greenways and open space

posted Mar 27, 2018

The Maah Daah Hey Trail, North Dakota

The trail passes through some of the most pristine remote areas of the USDA's National Grasslands.

categories: General Interest, Featured trails
tags: historic, parks, backcountry, horses and equestrian trails, mountain biking

posted Mar 27, 2018

North Umpqua National Recreation Trail, Oregon

Multi-use trail follows the Umpqua River for 79 miles into the Cascade Mountains.

categories: General Interest, Featured trails
tags: shared-use, backcountry, mountain biking

posted Mar 27, 2018

Three Rivers Water Trail, Pennsylvania

The Three Rivers Water Trail is a series of public non-motorized access points within the 90 riverfront municipalities of Allegheny County and the Pittsburgh area.

categories: General Interest, Featured trails
tags: water trails

posted Mar 27, 2018

Lacy Point Nature Trail, Waco Lake, Texas

The US Army Corps of Engineers manages the 19-mile interpretive trail on the west shore of Waco Lake, through Bottomland hardwoods, scrub, and grassland in central Texas.

categories: General Interest, Featured trails
tags: nature trail, horses and equestrian trails, mountain biking

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posted Feb 27, 2020

For Trails Professionals



posted Feb 26, 2020

NRT Ambassador Program

American Trails is seeking motivated volunteer Trail Ambassadors that are willing to visit as many of the National Recreation Trails in their region as possible to gather data and identify issues on these great trails.

tags: nrt ambassador program, national recreation trails (nrt), ambassadors, trail ambassadors

posted Feb 26, 2020

TRAILSNext™

TRAILSNext™ Series - High energy, 18-minute presentations on trail innovation.

tags: trailsnext videos, training

posted Feb 25, 2020

Trails Move People

Creating a strong, cooperative, and unified voice for a diverse trails community


posted Jul 25, 2019

Earn Learning Credits and CEUs

American Trails offers learning credits for our Advancing Trails Webinar Series, our International Trails Symposium and Training Institute, and other trail-related conferences, workshops, and webinars.

tags: ceus, learning credits

posted Mar 19, 2018

Advancing Trails Webinar Series

​American Trails brings agencies, trailbuilders, advocates, and volunteers the latest in state-of-the-art information on all aspects of trails and greenways. Our webinars focus on very specific trail topics and usually include one to three presenters skilled on the topic.

tags: training, advancing trails webinar series, free webinar

posted Mar 19, 2018

International Trails Symposium

Every two years American Trails sponsors the International Trails Symposium to bring together trail and greenway advocates, managers, planners, and users, as well as tourism and business interests.

tags: international trails symposium (its), 2021

posted Mar 16, 2018

Training Center - Calendar

Trails training, workshops, and conferences on trail building, planning, management, land protection, organization development, leadership, tools, GIS data, parks, bike/ped facilities, nonmotorized transportation, funding, and stewardship.


Results from the Business Directory


California Trails and Greenways Conference Foundation

Truckee, California

The mission of the California Trails Conference Foundation is to inspire recreational trail leadership through the annual California Trails and Greenways Conference.


PO Box 2945, Truckee, California 96160
(530) 665-8090 • [email protected]

Bear Country Containers

Gallatin Gateway, Montana

Bear Country Containers - certified bear resistant pack panniers.


PO Box 38, Gallatin Gateway, Montana 59730
(406) 763-4364 • [email protected]

Steffey Trail Connections

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Steffey Trail Connections will assist non-profits and municipalities to develop a vision for trails and make those dreams a reality.

American Trails Member


Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
(724) 859-4346 • [email protected]

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