Ensuring the Future of Your Trail - A Survey of 100 Rail-Trails
In about two decades, rail-trails have risen from obscurity to become highly valued amenities for many American communities. Rail-trails preserve natural and cultural resources and provide both residents and tourists with attractive places to recreate and safe routes to their destinations.
Published July 01, 2005
Information on apps that can be used for trail management that would be suitable for volunteer-type organizations.
Billings has successfully implemented over 35 miles of trail in the last 15 years, causing concern over how the trails will be maintained, which departments are responsible for maintenance, and how it will be funded.
San Jose is developing a 100 mile trail network! View the handout!
This synthesis is intended to establish a baseline of the current state of knowledge and practice and to serve as a guide for trail managers and researchers.