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posted May 29, 2020

The 2020 RTP Achievement Awards Are Back On!

by American Trails Staff

The Coalition for Recreational Trails will host the 2020 achievement awards to recognize outstanding trail projects funded by the national Recreational Trails Program (RTP) virtually this year and will invite winners to in-person celebrations next year.

categories: General Interest, Trail Honors & Awards
tags: coalition for recreational trails (crt), awards

posted May 27, 2020

Action Alert: Please Support RTP By Sending Letters From Your Organizations

by Mike Passo with American Trails

Encouraging that HR 5797, “The Recreational Trails Program (RTP) Full Funding Act of 2020” be included in the transportation reauthorization bill currently being drafted

categories: General Interest, American Trails Updates
tags: action alerts, recreational trails program (rtp)

posted May 19, 2020

DroneCamp

Anyone interested in using drones for mapping or data collection? Super low registration for 4 days of content! General admission – $50; Academic rate – $30

categories: General Interest, Training and Education
tags: training, advocacy

posted May 18, 2020

Get the Right Gear for Summer Trails

With summer coming up fast now is the time to make sure you are prepared for the trail. Here are some suggestions from the American Trails staff on gear we love.

categories: General Interest, Special Interest

posted May 12, 2020

Preparing for the Long Haul – Be Prepared for Your Next Off-Highway Adventure

Eric Anderson from ROXOR, Mahindra Automotive North America and ROXOR Adventure Magazine will discuss how to prepare and pack your vehicle for any situation that may occur on long trips.

categories: General Interest, Training and Education
tags: education, training

posted May 6, 2020

Messaging for Hitting the Trail During Covid-19: All Communications Channels and Trail Ambassadors Needed!

The Oregon Trails Coalition will be offering two webinars next week with more info for Coalition partners to help care for our trails, our staff and volunteers, and our communities as our trails reopen.

categories: General Interest, Training and Education
tags: training, advocacy

posted May 6, 2020

Trail Work in the Covid-19 Context

The Oregon Trails Coalition will be offering two webinars next week with more info for Coalition partners to help care for our trails, our staff and volunteers, and our communities as our trails reopen.

categories: General Interest, Training and Education
tags: training, advocacy

posted Apr 30, 2020

Creating Culture Change Through Outdoor Recreation

See how a park district committed itself to reinventing its facilities, programs, and events to serve 21st century audiences while at the same time helping to change the image and culture of what had been considered a “dying” rust belt community.

categories: General Interest
tags: advancing trails webinar series, free webinar, benefits of trails, livable communities

posted Apr 29, 2020

Utah OHV Trail Hosts – A Study of Effective Volunteerism

NOHVCC’s webinar series continues– join us on May 6!

categories: General Interest, Training and Education
tags: education, training

posted Apr 27, 2020

Designing Sustainable Trails I

Explores sustainable trail design considerations. Topics include safety and risk management, sustainability, control points, user experience, slopes, water control, environmental impact, basic surveying techniques, trail types, and trail standards and guidelines. Instructor Tony Boone.

categories: General Interest, Training and Education

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posted Feb 27, 2020

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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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