Resources for building trails and greenways: design guidelines, construction techniques, materials, trail paving and surfacing, and trailhead signs and facilities.
posted Jul 2, 2018
A one hour drive from New York City brings you to the bucolic settings of Vernon, New Jersey nestled in at 435’ above sea level. Vernon provides an ideal environment for those that love nature all year round.
posted Mar 3, 2018
This project identifies trail maintenance needs to be addressed by NY-NJ Trail Conference volunteer trail crews.
posted Jul 11, 2018
On September 26th the U.S. Forest Service released the agency’s 2013 Accessibility Guidebook on Outdoor Recreation and Trails that updates the agency’s direction on providing recreational opportunities accessible to everyone.
posted Apr 3, 2018
San Diego County partnered with the California Conservation Corps to develop an accessible trail surfaced with hardened crushed granite material from TechniSoil LLC.
posted Apr 18, 2018
Equestrians work with Forest Service and Conservation Corps for effective trail maintenance
posted Jul 23, 2018
A document providing the basis for the most sustainable backcountry trail for all trail types with the least impact to natural, historic, cultural and aesthetic resources.
posted May 3, 2018
A Wisconsin community sees benefits in a different mix of asphalt.
posted May 23, 2018
Completing the Arizona Trail required careful planning and technical construction of the Ajax Section through a rocky canyon.
posted May 30, 2018
by Karen Umphress with National Off-Highway Vehicle Conservation Council (NOHVCC)
So what makes a trail wholly sustainable? According to Tom Crimmins there are four keys aspects: Resource Sustainability, Economic Sustainability, Experience Sustainability, and Political Sustainability