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posted Nov 13, 2019

Recreational Trails Program (RTP) Highlights

by Taylor Goodrich with American Trails

Every year hundreds of projects across the country use Recreational Trails Program (RTP) funding to complete new projects and improve existing infrastructure. These are two recent highlights of how those funds are being used on the ground.

categories: Federal Funding
tags: recreational trails program (rtp), featured trails

published Jul 1, 2019

Funding Needs For Wildlife, Working Lands, and Recreation In Montana

by American Trails Staff

A study shows that from 2014 to 2018, there was a $6.8 million gap between trail projects proposed to RTP and funding awarded.

categories: Federal Funding
tags: funding, recreational trails program (rtp)

posted Sep 4, 2019

Why YOU Should Submit Your Trail for National Recreation Trail (NRT) Designation

by Taylor Goodrich with American Trails

Find out more about the National Recreation Trail program and the steps needed to apply.

categories: Federal Funding
tags: national recreation trails (nrt), advocacy

posted Apr 22, 2012

The Longest Trail Starts Here

by Stuart Macdonald

We usually set out on a trail knowing how far we’ll go and where it ends. However, the journey to secure reliable funding for our trails and public lands is the trail that never ends.

categories: Federal Funding
tags: trails as transportation

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USDA Forest Service

Washington, District of Columbia

To sustain the health, diversity, and productivity of the Nation’s forests and grasslands to meet the needs of present and future generations.


Sidney R. Yates Federal Building, 201 14th St SW, Washington, District of Columbia 20227
(800) 832-1355

U.S. Department of the Interior

Washington, District of Columbia

The Department of the Interior (DOI) conserves and manages the Nation’s natural resources and cultural heritage for the benefit and enjoyment of the American people, provides scientific and other information about natura...


1849 C Street NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20240
(202) 208-3100 • [email protected]

Federal Highway Administration

Washington, District of Columbia

The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), part of the US Department of Transportation, provides expertise, resources, and information to improve the nation's highway system and its intermodal connections. The Federal-Ai...


1200 New Jersey Ave SE, Washington, District of Columbia 20590-0001
(202) 366-5013 • [email protected]