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posted Jul 18, 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.

  • tags: urban, transportation, historic
categories: Funding, Planning and Management, General Interest, Trail Spotlights

posted Apr 2, 2018

Accessible Trail Opens Michigan’s Ocqueoc Falls to All

by Michigan Department of Natural Resources, Parks and Recreation Division

Ocqueoc Falls Bicentennial Pathway leads visitors to the only publicly owned waterfall in Michigan's Lower Peninsula.

  • tags: accessibilty
categories: Design, General Interest, Trail Spotlights

posted Apr 3, 2018

Children’s Center Trail Project Breaks Down Barriers

This trail includes sections made of different materials that can teach children with disabilities how to maneuver on surfaces such as rubber, pea gravel, mulch, boardwalk decking, and concrete pavers.

  • tags: accessibilty
categories: Funding, Planning and Management, Design, Benefits of Trails, General Interest, Trail Spotlights

posted Apr 3, 2018

Cornelia, Georgia Builds Accessible Trails

The Universal Trail Assessment Process helps Cornelia, Georgia receive recreational trails funding for trail improvements.

  • tags: utap, accessibilty
categories: Design, General Interest, Trail Spotlights

posted Apr 3, 2018

A Model for Accessibility: Learning on Crotched Mountain Trails

by Peter Jensen with Peter S. Jensen & Associates

Workshops at Crotched Mountain, NH teach building sustainable trails that comply with the trail accessibility guidelines without changing the setting or outdoor experience.

  • tags: accessibilty
categories: Design, General Interest, Trail Spotlights

posted Apr 3, 2018

California Conservation Corps Learn New Skills on Accessible Urban Trail

San Diego County partnered with the California Conservation Corps to develop an accessible trail surfaced with hardened crushed granite material from TechniSoil LLC.

  • tags: accessibilty, conservation corps
categories: Building and Maintenance, Youth Corps, General Interest, Trail Spotlights

posted Apr 21, 2018

The Shoreline Greenway Trail: a study in patience, flexibility, and creativity

by John Eberle with Stantec

The 25-mile trail along a stretch of Connecticut’s southern coast faces challenges from acquiring easements, to coordinating between four towns, to designing through varying types of terrain.

  • tags: habitat, tourism
categories: Advocacy and Promotion, Partnerships, General Interest, Trail Spotlights

posted Apr 21, 2018

Partners build mountain biking trail system at Oak Mountain State Park

by Rob Grant with Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs

  • tags: mountain biking, partnerships
categories: Advocacy and Promotion, Partnerships, General Interest, Trail Spotlights

posted Apr 24, 2018

Closing Gaps in the East Coast Greenway

by Chuck Flink with Greenways Incorporated

The ECG Alliance focuses on completing the long-distance system of trails and bike routes.

  • tags: greenway
categories: Advocacy and Promotion, General Interest, Trail Spotlights

posted Mar 13, 2018

Sand Creek Greenway is a Trail through Industrial Landscape

by Mark Wilcox with American Society of Landscape Architects

Sand Creek in Commerce City, Colorado, is a trail within an active industrial corridor that includes petroleum refineries, chemical plants, irrigation ditches, and gravel mining operations.

  • tags: greenway
categories: General Interest, Trail Spotlights