The Economic Impact of Trails

A 2019 Purdue Road School presentation asking, do trails offer a direct economic benefit?

Presented to the Purdue Road School by HWC Engineering, this 26-slide PDF explores the economic benefits of trails.

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Great News on the Great American Outdoors Act!

American Trails and our partners applaud the Senate's bipartisan effort to pass the Great American Outdoors Act by a bipartisan vote of 73-25.

The Economic Impact of Greenways and Multi-Use Trails

A review of literature prepared as part of the Naugatuck River Greenway Economic Impact Study August, 2015

Action Alert: National Survey of Shovel-ready Trail Projects

Help the trails community demonstrate its ability to put America back to work and deliver the benefits of trails to all communities.