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published Dec 9, 2004

The Washington & Old Dominion Trail: An Assessment of User Demographics, Preferences, and Economics

The Washington and Old Dominion Trail (W&OD) is a 45-mile long transportation and recreation corridor running from Arlington, Virginia, west to Purcellville.

categories: Funding and Planning

posted Mar 1, 2018

Armand Bayou Hiking Trail Restoration Project, Texas

Funded by a Recreational Trails Program grant from Texas' state trails program, this trail rehabilitation project at a nonprofit nature center used a wide variety of funding and volunteer assistance.

categories: Funding and Planning
tags: nature trail, restoration, conservation corps

posted Jan 24, 2018

Wetland Trail Development

by American Trails Staff

Wetland identification, working with wetlands regulation, and trail development in riparian areas.

categories: Funding and Planning, Wildlife and Environment
tags: nature trail

posted Jan 19, 2018

Trail Planning, Design & Development Guidelines

by Minnesota Department of Natural Resources

This 300-page spiral-bound publication, several years in the making, provides a first-ever comprehensive "how-to" guidebook for developing all types of recreational trails.

categories: Funding and Planning, Guidelines and Handbooks
tags: funding

published Aug 6, 2012

Improving the Process: How Statewide Organizations Are Winning Federal Dollars for Bicycle and Pedestrian Projects

Statewide organizations are well positioned to improve state-level policies that impact funding processes and to share best practices with regions.

categories: Funding and Planning, Federal Funding
tags: funding, federal

posted Feb 4, 2020

Appalachian Trail Conservation Guidebook

by Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, Greenways & Partnerships Division

A Conservation Guidebook For Communities Along The Appalachian National Scenic Trail

categories: Funding and Planning, Wildlife and Environment
tags: conservation and environment, long-distance trails, thru-hiking

posted Dec 11, 2019

2015 Pennsylvania and Western Maryland Trail Survey

The Trail Town Program® is an initiative of The Progress Fund working in small rural towns across western Pennsylvania and western Maryland

categories: Funding and Planning, Federal Funding, Guidelines and Handbooks, State & Local Funding
tags: user surveys

posted Dec 11, 2019

Trail User Survey Workbook

by Rails-to-Trails Conservancy (RTC)

RTC's guide to conducting a survey, including sample surveys and methods.

categories: Funding and Planning, Guidelines and Handbooks
tags: user surveys, planning, counting trail users

posted Dec 5, 2019

Trail Planning Skills and Competencies

by American Trails Staff

Specific skills used in planning individual trails and greenways; identifying routes and experiences for park systems; developing plans for regional and statewide systems; developing goals and objectives for trail projects.

categories: Funding and Planning
tags: training, skills, planning

posted Dec 5, 2019

Program Administration Skills and Competencies

by American Trails Staff

Specific skills used in trails and greenways work: budgeting; developing costs; managing grants and finding programs; managing staff and volunteers; managing projects; identifying funding sources; working with a variety of funding; writing grant proposals;

categories: Funding and Planning
tags: training, skills

Results from the Business Directory

The Lexis Group, LLC

The Lexis Group, LLC is a Pennsylvania based, Woman-Owned Business Enterprise (WBE) providing comprehensive engineering & consulting services.

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania 17112

Tony Boone Trails LLC

One of Colorado's most successful trailbuilders with a portfolio of almost 300 projects totally 600 miles of sustainable, trails!

Salida, Colorado
719-221-3421 • [email protected]

City of Fort Worth Nature Center & Refuge

Our mission is to enhance the quality of life by enrolling and educating our community in the preservation and protection of natural areas while standing as an example of these same principles and values in North Central...

American Trails Member

9601 Fossil Ridge Rd, Fort Worth, Texas 76135
(817) 392-7410


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