Trail Tales is a community-focused educational outreach and shoreline interpretive program centered in the City of Anacortes in Skagit County Washington.
The objective of this project it to increase public awareness and understanding of the ecological importance of Fidalgo Bay, its biodiversity, and the distant landscapes that form its watershed; as well as to engage the public in protecting not only the health of Fidalgo Bay but the Puget Sound and Salish Sea, which encompass it. The project will focus on five interpretive topics that will be the foundation for development of education and outreach activities, publications, and media.
Published March 26, 2012
Don Meeker, president of Terrabilt, reflects on trails as a critical sanctuary during COVID-19, and provides guidance on signage to keep everyone on trails safe. Terrabilt will also provide the production artwork for their COVID-19 trail sign for free.
From wayfinding signage that help the public navigate your trail, to informational signs that educate trail visitors about the area, promote conservation, and create a more interactive experience, proper signage can take trails to the next level.
The Captain John Smith Chesapeake National Historic Trail joined the National Trails System following designation by Congress in 2006. The trail helps visitors experience, envision, understand, and protect what the explorers and inhabitants of the region encountered 400 years ago.