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posted Mar 16, 2018

Trail Towns: Creating Memorable Destinations for Trail Users

Enhancing communities to benefit more from trail tourism along the Great Allegheny Passage in Pennsylvania and Maryland.

categories: Pennsylvania
tags: travel & tourism, bicycle, long-distance trails, thru-hiking

posted Mar 27, 2019

Adopter Handbook for North County Trail

The North Country National Scenic Trail facilitates trail maintenance through a system of Trail Adopters who take responsibility for sections of trail. The NCTA Adopter Handbook notes that “A good trail experience is what gains support for the trail and ultimately increases membership.” The Handbook details standards for signs, blazes, tread, bridges, and campsites.

categories: Pennsylvania

published Apr 1, 2007

Analysis of Trail Systems within the Oil Heritage Region

Trail utilization study.

categories: Pennsylvania
tags: travel & tourism, benefits of trails

posted Apr 3, 2018

Six Myths of Community Trails: The Case of Bonneville Shoreline Trail

by Carl Knoch with Rails-to-Trails Conservancy (RTC)

The goal of the Bonneville Shoreline Trail (BST) is to link communities along the ancient Lake Bonneville shoreline terrace of Utah's Wasatch Front.

categories: Pennsylvania
tags: crime and liability, landowner outreach

posted Mar 16, 2018

Trail Towns on Great Allegheny Passage Benefit from Visitor Spending

by Amy Camp with Cycle Forward, Marlee Gallagher with The Trail Town Program

Enhancing communities to benefit more from trail tourism along the Great Allegheny Passage in Pennsylvania and Maryland.

categories: Pennsylvania
tags: travel & tourism

published Jun 1, 2002

Heritage Rail Trail County Park User Survey and Economic Impact Analysis

This analysis compares the original Users Survey taken in the spring of 1999 with a follow-up study conducted in 2001. The comparison measures any changes in usage behavior.

categories: Pennsylvania
tags: historic, parks, user surveys

published Jun 1, 2002

Benefits of Greenways: A Pennsylvania Study

The Benefits of Pennsylvania Greenways Report will be used as a foundation for future communication and outreach efforts focusing on educating the general public regarding the benefits that are, and will continue to be provided by Pennsylvania greenways.

categories: Pennsylvania
tags: greenways and open space, case study

posted Mar 13, 2018

Greenway Planning, Criteria, and Strategies for Implementation

Greenways provide numerous and diverse benefits to local municipalities and their residents. This plan focuses on the economic, ecological, recreational, social, and transportation benefits of greenways.

categories: Pennsylvania
tags: greenways and open space

published Jun 1, 2001

Pennsylvania Greenways - An Action Plan for Creating Connections

This plan is designed to provide a coordinated and strategic approach to creating connections through the establishment of greenways.

categories: Pennsylvania
tags: greenways and open space

posted Mar 5, 2018

Trail Operation and Maintenance Requirements

The County of Cumberland, NJ studied a series of railroad corridors for possible trail use including maintenance responsibilities. The Feasibility Study was written by Campbell Thomas & Co. of Philadelphia, PA.

categories: Pennsylvania
tags: maintenance, management and operation, rails-to-trails

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September 11th National Memorial Trail Alliance

New Eagle, Pennsylvania

The September 11th National Memorial Trail Alliance was formed in 2004 for the sole purpose of establishing a memorial trail that will link the planned and existing memorial sites at the World Trade Center, Pentagon, and...


PO Box 308, New Eagle, Pennsylvania 15067
[email protected]

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Middletown, Pennsylvania

Now there is no need to compromise! Bonded WoodCarpet is a poured-in-place wood fiber that’s accessible and pervious but also natural.


4000 E. Harrisburg Pike, Middletown, Pennsylvania 17057
(800) 346-8524 • [email protected]

Valley Forge Park Alliance

Valley Forge, Pennsylvania

To inspire appreciation of and support for Valley Forge National Historical Park.


PO Box 117, Valley Forge, Pennsylvania 19481
[email protected]

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