A How-to on Successfully Planning and Developing These Exciting Park Amenities
Learn how to plan and develop a bike park in your community.
Presenters: Dan Miller, Community Planner, National Park Service – Rivers, Trails and Conservation Assistance Program; Jeff McNamee, Executive Director, Salem Area Trail Alliance; Mike Westra, Trails Project Manager, Evergreen Mountain Bike Alliance
Learn how to plan and develop a bike park in your community. Featuring examples in the Pacific Northwest, experts explain how to work with landowners to select a suitable site, engage stakeholders and the public in helping to develop a design, fundraise for construction, work with volunteers and consultants to construct the park, and touch on some of the management issues related to bike parks.
Learn the step-by-step process for a full mechanical road-to-trail conversion from planning and outreach to design, construction, and working with volunteers.
The Shannon Region Trails Programme is a Shannon Development-led initiative which aims to establish the Shannon Region as a world-class destination for walking, cycling, water-based and other outdoor activity pursuits during the period 2007-2010.
Cutting edge machinery for building recreational trails.
This 20-mile system of trails s features handcrafted bridges, views of the Brazos and Bosque Rivers from 100-foot cliffs, and cedar groves.
Refuges close to highly-populated areas provide the greatest opportunity to engage new and diverse audiences.