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posted Jun 7, 2018

Management Guidelines for Off-Highway Vehicle Recreation

by National Off-Highway Vehicle Conservation Council (NOHVCC)

A resource guide to assist in the planning, development, operation, and maintenance of environmentally sustainable and quality OHV trails, trail systems, and areas.

categories: Management and Maintenance
tags: sustainable trails, off-highway vehicles (ohv)

posted May 30, 2018

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.

categories: Management and Maintenance
tags: sustainable trails, safety, cost

posted May 23, 2018

Best Management Practices for Erosion Control During Trail Maintenance and Construction

Trail construction and maintenance may involve impacts to wetlands and other natural resources: an understanding of these impacts and methods to minimize them.

categories: Management and Maintenance, Tread Surface Erosion Control
tags: maintenance

posted Jan 24, 2018

Trail Construction and Maintenance Notebook

by Federal Highway Administration, USDA Forest Service

An updated edition of the "Trail Construction and Maintenance Notebook" first released in 1996.

categories: Management and Maintenance, Best Management Practices (BMPs)
tags: maintenance, recreational trails program (rtp)

posted Jan 24, 2018

Design and Management for Backcountry Horse Trails

by Jim Murphy with Back Country Horsemen of America

Trail conflict occurs: among different user groups, among different users within the same group, and as a result of factors not related to a users' trail activities.

categories: Management and Maintenance, User Conflicts
tags: horses and equestrian trails, wilderness, backcountry

posted Jan 16, 2018

Guidelines for the Design, Construction and Maintenance of Sustainable Trails

by Trails for All Ontarians Collaborative

The Ontario Trails Strategy describes our vision for trails in Ontario and recognizes the many benefits of trails for health and prosperity and highlights the importance of environmental protection.

categories: Management and Maintenance, Best Management Practices (BMPs)
tags: sustainable trails, maintenance

posted Feb 19, 2020

Maintenance Management Systems for Trails

Trails work on federal lands is planned through a maintenance management system.

categories: Management and Maintenance, Best Management Practices (BMPs)
tags: sustainable trails, risk management, safety, cost

posted Feb 17, 2020

Northwest Youth Corps is looking for leaders

by Northwest Youth Corps

Put your skills to the test in the beautiful Pacific Northwest.

categories: Management and Maintenance, Youth Corps
tags: youth corps

posted Dec 10, 2019

FAQ: Is There a Universal Difficulty Rating System for OHV Trails?

by American Trails Staff

Generally there are no difficulty ratings for OHV trails.

categories: Management and Maintenance, FAQs
tags: faq, off-highway vehicles (ohv), safety

posted Oct 17, 2019

The Keys to Making Ambitious Trail Partnerships Work

by Back Country Horsemen of America

Organizations working together can tackle problems and issues that are too large for single organizations to handle.

categories: Management and Maintenance, Volunteers
tags: conservation corps, volunteers, partnerships, horses and equestrian trails

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