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posted Feb 3, 2020

WSDOT Shared-Use Path Design Manual

by Washington Department of Transportation (WSDOT)

A Washington State DOT guide to designing shared-use paths.

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posted Feb 3, 2020

What is the Typical Width of a Shared-Use Trail?

by American Trails Staff

The best answer that you will get for how wide a trail should be is “It depends.”

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posted Dec 5, 2019

Trail Design Skills and Competencies

by American Trails Staff

Specific skills used in trails and greenways work: layout of trails; design for different trail activities; types of trails.

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posted Dec 5, 2019

Trail Construction Skills and Competencies

by American Trails Staff

Specific skills used in trails and greenways work: construction of trails; construction of various trail elements; construction of trailheads and related facilities.

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Red Elephant Trails

Hailey, Idaho

Our goal is to continue the evolution and development of trails throughout Idaho and beyond by providing sustainable, aesthetically pleasing and user generated trails. Our focus is on more than basic trail building, we i...


PO Box 5675, Hailey, Idaho 83333
(907) 414-1655 • [email protected]

Dig Trail Design Ltd

Rossland, British Columbia, Canada

Contractor Areas of Expertise: Bike Park and Trail Construction


PO Box 447 | Street Address: 1880 Park Street, Rossland, British Columbia, Canada V0G 1Y0
+1 (250) 231-6478 • [email protected]

Black Diamond Trail Designs

China Grove, North Carolina

We specialize in sustainable design-build mountain bike trails. Single track, dirt jumps, pump tracks, we do it all. We also provide hiking, equestrian, and greenway trail solutions.


1155 Lawing Dr, China Grove, North Carolina 28023
(980) 218-0251 • [email protected]

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