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posted Jul 1, 2022

Beyond the Trail - 2013

Key features of the newly approved Bureau of Land Management (BLM) policies for the establishment of National Trail Management Corridors on public lands – and more.


posted Jul 1, 2022

Training and Resources for Building Better Trails

by Stuart Macdonald, Jerry L. Ricciardo with Eastern Michigan University

Efforts of the National Trails Training Partnership in promoting and coordinating training will be highlighted.


posted Jul 1, 2022

Something for Nothing, Something for Everyone

Some of America’s most exciting and interesting trail destinations are hidden in plain sight, unrecognized by the communities that they link, often with existing infrastructure.


posted Jul 1, 2022

Getting to the Ribbon Cutting

Practical how-to advice on developing the leadership tools and community resources


posted Jul 1, 2022

Blue Ways

Alabama Scenic River Trail, the longest river trail in a single state.


posted Jul 1, 2022

Trails in Private Developments

by Jim Wood with Florida Department of Transportation, Todd Pokrywa with Schroeder-Manatee Ranch, Inc.

Hear a developer’s perspective on establishing a successful private development trails system for transportation and recreation purposes.


posted Jul 1, 2022

Reducing Impacts, Reusing Land, and Recycling a Healthy Lifestyle and Landscape

This session will promote the benefits of conducting critical focus on whether your area’s trails are really producing the healthy lifestyle benefits they should and at the lowest environmental impact possible.


posted Jul 1, 2022

A Trail to Every Classroom

by Rita Hennessy with National Park Service, Janis Brannon with Summit Charter School

This session will look at professional development as a means of reaching out to communities and engaging youth in trail activities.


posted Jul 1, 2022

Federal Transportation Funds Benefit Trails

by Christopher Douwes with Federal Highway Administration, Patricia Fisher with Oregon Department of Transportation, Rocky Houston with Oregon Parks and Recreation Department

This presentation will discuss transportation funding programs that benefit trails and trail-related activities, focusing on Transportation Enhancement Activities and the Recreational Trails Program.


posted Jul 1, 2022

Preserving our Nation's Historic Trails

This panel presentation describes the cooperative efforts of a trail mix of organization volunteers, contractors, and agencies, including the latest processes and techniques used in protecting and preserving the crown jewels of the National Trails System.


posted Jul 1, 2022

Creating 21st Century Trail Networks

Building a regional trail network can't be built by just planners and trail advocates. How to engage people!


posted Jul 1, 2022

MEGA Events (2017)

A MEGA event is a trail build on steroids.