Specific skills used in management of trails and greenways: facility management; urban trail and bike/ped management; visitor management.
Skills for Natural Surface Trail Management
Skills for Management of Trail-related Facilities
Skills for Urban Trail and Bike/Ped Facility Management
Skills for Visitor Management
Published December 30, 2019
In August of 2020 American Trails held a webinar called "Balancing Recreational Area Use with Homelessness and Vagrancy." This webinar discussed how the city of Modesto, California dealt with the challenge of homelessness and vagrancy in their parks and trails. These are some key takeaways from the webinar.
Responsible equestrians should actively protect trees and other park structures when out on the trail. Equine expert Lora Goerlich gives her take on this topic.
The DCR’s Trails Program seeks to provide a safe, quality recreation experience for a diverse range of trail users while practicing sound stewardship of the Commonwealth’s natural and cultural resources. This “Trails Guidelines and Best Practices Manual” meets this responsibility by providing a consistent set of trail management policies, guidelines, procedures, and best practices in sustainable trail development.
This report focuses on the issues surrounding the proposed development of the Palouse to Cascades Rail-Trail.