American Trails brings agencies, trail builders, planners, architects, advocates, and volunteers the latest in state-of-the-art information on all aspects of trails and greenways. Our webinars focus on a variety of trail topics, usually applicable to all trail types, with expert presenters. Webinar topics are chosen from current cutting-edge trail topics selected from attendee/presenter suggestions as well as recent popular conference sessions.

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Upcoming Webinars


Sep 28

Rails-with-Trails: Best Practices and Lessons Learned

September 28, 2021

Sponsored by Rhino Marking & Protection Systems. This webinar will discuss a new report from the U.S. Department of Transportation, Rails-with-Trails: Best Practices and Lessons Learned, that examines safety, design, and liability issues associated with the development of shared-use paths and other trails adjacent to active railroad and transit rights-of-way.

Oct 07

From SOQ to IDIQ: Trail Contracting Models

October 07, 2021

In this webinar, PTBA will explore different trail contracting models.

Oct 28

Trail Ambassador Programs: Tips, Tricks, and Best Practices (Part 1 of 2)

October 28, 2021

Best practices from some of the best trail ambassador programs across the nation, representing a variety of trail user types, to offer sage advice for starting programs for your trail.

Nov 10

Trails Count: Getting the Most Out of Trail Use Data

November 10, 2021

Learn from industry experts, advocates, and practitioners about how to get the most out of data on trail use and how these data can be leveraged to support trail maintenance and development in your community.

Nov 18

How GIS Can Be Used to Save the Places We Love

November 18, 2021

Join this webinar to learn more about strategies to bring the power of GIS to create a more equitable park and greenway system.

Dec 09

Wheels and Legs: Reducing Nonmotorized Trails Conflicts

December 09, 2021

This webinar will provide perspectives and an assessment of the issue of conflicts and potential solutions when dealing with nonmotorized trails.

Jan 27

Trail Ambassador Programs: Tips, Tricks, and Best Practices (Part 2 of 2)

January 27, 2022

Best practices from some of the best trail ambassador programs across the nation, representing a variety of trail user types, to offer sage advice for starting programs for your trail.

 

An American Trails webinar typically lasts an hour and a half and includes at least 15 minutes for Q&A at the end. All webinars are recorded and can be purchased at a later date to view at your convenience.


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Interested in being a presenter or sponsoring/supporting a webinar? Suggestions on webinar topics? Fill out this form providing details about a potential webinar and email to:

Candace Gallagher, Webinar Coordinator
Email: [email protected]
Phone: (530) 605-4395


Closed Captioning

We offer multi-lingual closed captioning in over 100 languages for our webinars, thanks to a partnership with VZP Digital. English closed captioning is included complimentary for all webinars. If you need an additional language please email us prior to the webinar. An unedited transcript will be sent to all attendees following each webinar.

Disclaimer

While we may individually agree (or disagree) in whole or in part with any or all of the participants, the views expressed in these webinars are not necessarily representative of the views of American Trails as an organization or its board and staff.