Park and Trail Accessibility Design Guidelines

Malibu Parks Public Access Enhancement Plan

An important goal of this plan is to provide integrated recreational experiences for all visitors—with and without disabilities—employing the principles of universal design that are incorporated into these accessibility design guidelines.

by MIG, Inc.

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Webinars on YouTube that you might like

Trail Assessment for Accessibility and Sustainability

Feb 29, 2024

This webinar will explore the process of assessing natural surface pedestrian trails for accessibility and sustainability and will focus on developing new trails as well as conversion of existing trails.

Adaptive Mountain Biking: Trail Design for Accessibility and Reduced Risk

Dec 16, 2021

This webinar will focus on trail design for accessibility and risk reduction for adaptive mountain biking.

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Accessible Gates for Trails and Roads

posted Jul 9, 2024

This tech tip includes drawings of gate designs that will block all-terrain vehicles and motorcycles, but will allow wheelchairs and, in some cases, horses to pass.

Adaptive Recreation: Hiking and Biking for Mobility Device Users

posted Feb 24, 2024

This U.S. Fish and Wildlife presentation by Quinn Brett focuses on trail information and trail usability.

Age and Dementia Friendly Design Considerations for Physical Infrastructure

posted Oct 3, 2023

Inclusive design can address functional needs arising from dementia.

The Trail Access Project Removes Barriers to the Outdoors

posted Feb 11, 2022

Their goal is to facilitate the removal of barriers to recreational trail usage through providing information, increasing accessible features, and supporting park managers in making changes.


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