Proper Signage Makes a Trail Come Alive

From wayfinding signage that help the public navigate your trail, to informational signs that educate trail visitors about the area, promote conservation, and create a more interactive experience, proper signage can take trails to the next level.

Signs are invaluable for parks, trails, and greenways. They make spaces interactive, convey information, create safer environments, and help users find their way. When installing signage it is very important to work with experts so that the signs are long lasting, fit spaces, are properly mounted, withstand weathering, and more. Companies like iZone Imaging make this process as easy and successful as possible, and work with buyers to create amazing signage.

iZone creates a variety of products including signs and wayfinding, exhibit displays, decorative surfaces, and hardware. Buyers can contact iZone and will be directed to work with a regional representative who can help them turn their artwork into beautiful signage. The below galleries show unique sign solutions that iZone helped implement to bring the user experience to the next level.

Learn more on the iZone website about the gallery projects:

Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area

Old Faithful Visitor Education Center

Sonoma State Historic Park

Martial Cottle Park


Webinars on YouTube that you might like

Informing the Trail Experience: The Process of Signing a Trail

May 18, 2023

The webinar emphasizes learning about the trail and to determine what needs to be communicated, and where information is best posted.

Using Signage to Turn Your Trail into a Destination

May 20, 2021

Learn how to leverage a new or existing trail(s) to increase its exposure and increase visitation.

More resources in this category

iZone Imaging Brings Bugtopia to Life Through Signage

posted Jan 14, 2022

iZone Imaging’s High Pressure Laminate brings to life the interpretive signage throughout the Brawn Family Foundation Bugtopia Playground at the Calgary Zoo. The signs are eco-friendly and can withstand the high traffic interactive area over time. (Sponsored Content)

Signage Solutions for Every Trail System

posted Jun 11, 2021

Pannier is the leading manufacturer of signs, panels, exhibit bases, and frames. With a full line of exhibit bases, there is a product for every trail and wayside application.

BLM Sign Guidebook

posted May 7, 2021

This National Sign Guidebook presents information for planning, designing, fabricating, procuring, installing, and maintaining signs in a clear, complete, and user friendly format.

Trail Signage Guidelines

posted May 6, 2021

The purpose of this document is to provide the required tools for trail planners, designers, and contractors to deploy a cohesive trail signage program throughout the City of San José’s Trail Network.

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