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Heightening Community Engagement on Local Trails
How to plan and promote National Trails Day events.
Presenter: Wesley Trimble is Program Outreach & Communications Manager for American Hiking Society
National Trails Day provides a nationwide platform to activate community engagement with trails all across the country on the first Saturday in June. This session will walk through the process of planning and promoting a National Trails Day event. Learn how to reach beyond your current constituent network and deepen community involvement with local trails.
Everything you need to know about the positive impact of trails on health, environment, economics, and more.
A 48-mile water trail along the Chattahoochee River in Georgia. The water trail is contained within the Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area (NRA).
In April 2021, the City of Columbia, South Carolina used Recreational Trails Program (RTP) funds to improve the Owens Field Pump Track
Created based on the idea that hiking is an activity that can—and should—be fun and accessible to all, these guides provide 20 family-friendly and wheelchair accessible hikes per state.