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Trails Training Calendar

Trails training, workshops, and conferences on trail building, planning, management, land protection, organization development, leadership, tools, GIS data, parks, bike/ped facilities, nonmotorized transportation, funding, and stewardship.

A New Training Calendar

Trainings are now listed on our sister website, TrailSkills.org, where you can connect with trails professionals, get training, and learn about the Trail Core Competencies.

Submit your training entries with the online form.

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The Latest Trainings from TrailSkills.org

Trail Skills College

Appalachian Mountain Club


Join the trails community for this multi-day event of learning, sharing, and connecting in the heart of New Hampshire’s White Mountains! Along with workshops led by regional experts on a variety of trail topics, this event will also consist of panel discussions, evening presentations, and a trail community social.

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Mountain West Trails Conference 2024

Utah Department of Natural Resources, Division of Parks and Recreation


We invite you to join us May 13-15, 2024, for the inaugural Mountain West Trails Conference at the Uintah Conference Center in Vernal, Utah. Over two days, the conference unites trail advocates, volunteers, land managers, industry professionals, users, and community leaders from the Mountain West states.

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2024 National Outdoor Recreation Conference (NORC)

Society of Outdoor Recreation Professionals


The Society of Outdoor Recreation Professionals is excited to announce the dates for the 2024 National Outdoor Recreation Conference! The Lake Tahoe area is not only a beautiful setting for many outdoor recreation activities, it is a leader for collaborative, integrated visitor use management and destination stewardship. We look forward to highlighting this and examples from across North America aligned with the conference theme Stewarding People, Place, and Play.

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Move United Education Conference

Move United


This year’s conference invites sport providers to gather over a common interest in ensuring athletes with disabilities have access to sport. Anticipating 300+ attendees at the event, discussion will center around improving access through centering people with disabilities in the business of adaptive sport. Content will be offered on nonprofit management, sport specific instruction, and inclusion in schools & universities, amongst other leading industry topics.

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NYS Parks and Recreation Society 2024 Annual Conference

New York State Recreation and Park Society


Whether you're a seasoned professional, a passionate advocate, or just curious about the world of parks and recreation, this conference promises to be an unforgettable experience!

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National Service-Learning Conference®

National Service Learning Council


Experience The National Service-Learning Conference® – the largest and most comprehensive global convening for service-learning educators, nonprofit leaders, administrators, students, and more! This annual event is inspiring and engaging, and will rejuvenate your passion, encouraging you to take action to make meaningful change happen.

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Creative Placemaking: Leveraging Arts & Culture, Diverse Partners & Community Spaces

The Harbinger Consultancy


Leverage arts and culture to engage, revitalize and reshape communities. Creative placemaking is as much about “doing” as it is about planning, engaging the power of diverse partnerships and hands-on participation to turn under-appreciated assets into focal points for a new community vitality. Learn how to use the Creative Placemaking process to identify and leverage overlooked assets in your community, highlight and deepen your community’s unique character, integrate arts and culture into planning, expand participation for greater equity, and engage creativity and local knowledge to make your community a great place to live, work, play and visit.

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Active Living Conference

GP Red


The 2024 Active Living Conference theme is Play every Day – it’s the Multigenerational Healthy Way!

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2024 Sustainable Trails Conference

Professional TrailBuilders Association


The 2024 Sustainable Trails Conference will bring together ~300 trail professionals from public, private, and non-profit sectors for 2.5 days of education, hands-on learning, and networking.

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2024 PRPS Ride the Tide to PRPS Conference & Expo


The 2024 PRPS Conference & Expo is being held March 12-15, with Expo Hall exclusively on March 12 & 13 at the Seven Springs Mountain Resort. We will welcome over 400 recreation and parks professionals from across the state!

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