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posted Mar 26, 2018

Pioneer Nature Trail, Kansas

The US Army Corps of Engineers manages this hiking trail in the Flint Hills of Kansas at at Council Grove Lake.

categories: General Interest, Featured trails
tags: nature trail

posted Mar 26, 2018

Prairie Creek Greenway, Platte City, Missouri

Prairie Creek Greenway, a 3.8 mile, 10' wide asphalt trail for pedestrians and bicyclists, meanders through Platte County’s 120-acre greenway south of Platte City.

categories: General Interest, Featured trails
tags: greenways and open space

posted Mar 26, 2018

Lower Cache River Trail, Cache River State Natural Area, Illinois

This three-mile paddling and hiking trail is the result of a partnership between Illinois DNR, US Fish & Wildlife Service, and the Nature Conservancy to preserve, restore, and manage a 60,000-acre complex of wetlands.

categories: General Interest, Featured trails
tags: birding, preservation, restoration, wildlife and habitat, water trails

posted Mar 26, 2018

Croft Farm National Recreation Trail, Cherry Hill, New Jersey

Croft Farm Trails are an interconnected system of trails totaling 1.45 miles located on a National Register of Historic Places designated eighteenth century farmstead that is now Cherry Hill Township Open Space land.

categories: General Interest, Featured trails
tags: nature trail

posted Mar 26, 2018

Kohl Park Hiking Trail, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Milwaukee County's Kohl Park is a partnership with local scout troops and other volunteers.

categories: General Interest, Featured trails
tags: shared-use, urban trails, volunteers, greenways and open space, nature trail

posted Mar 13, 2018

Rochester's Natural Connection: the Genesee Riverway Trail

A 3,572-foot-long bridge links city residents to nature along the Genesee Riverway Trail in Rochester, NY.

categories: General Interest, Featured trails
tags: greenways and open space

posted Mar 13, 2018

Steam-Powered Autos Share the Trail in Delaware

by Delaware State Parks

A new trail in Delaware breaks new ground with trail sharing: antique vehicles join bicycles and walkers on a paved trail at Auburn Heights Preserve. The 1.5 mile trail is just the start of a larger system.

categories: General Interest

posted Mar 7, 2018

Sharing Our Trails: A Guide to Trail Safety and Enjoyment

National and state trail advocacy organizations representing equestrian, OHV, and bicycle interests collaborated in developing this new guide to trail use and safety.

categories: General Interest, Safety
tags: shared-use, safety

posted Feb 19, 2018

Historic Columbia River Highway State Trail

The history of the Columbia River Highway is a tale of visionaries, civic leaders, skilled engineers, and talented artisans.

categories: General Interest, Featured trails
tags: urban trails, trails as transportation, historic

posted Feb 19, 2018

Thinking Beyond Borders

This presentation chronicles the growth of the International Appalachian Trail.

categories: General Interest, Featured trails
tags: urban trails, trails as transportation

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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.


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RideNow Powersports

RideNow Powersports the largest group with dealerships in AZ, FL, KS, NV, NC, TX, and WA, selling new and pre-owned used motorcycles, UTVs, and ATVs.




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]

Trans Canada Trail

Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Our dream of a cross-country Trail is now a reality. Our bold goal, nearly 25 years in the making, has been achieved with the help of our partners, donors and all levels of government. The Great Trail now consists of mor...


300-321 de la Commune W, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H2Y 2E1
(800) 465-3636 • [email protected]

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