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.
Leave No Trace educational techniques.
Generally there are no difficulty ratings for OHV trails.
When you construct or reroute a trail, you are putting a structure on the landscape that will be there, in good or bad condition, for 100 years or more in most places. So why not do it right?
The primary purpose of this report is to heighten awareness of the regional, recreational, and economic asset and to bolster current efforts to extend and improve the facility.
Take away tools include how to train volunteers, bring a recognizable present to public lands, maintain motorized trails, and educate the public.