Crafting an Accessible Trail

Author: 
Dave Startzell and Bob Proudman
Date: 
11/01/2011
Source: 
A.T. Journeys
PC Region: 
New Jersey
PC Region: 
West Hudson

Over the past ten years, the Appalachian Trail Conservancy and a number of its affiliated Trail-maintaining clubs, with the support of several state and federal agency partners, have purposely sought to extend those opportunities to include visitors with disabilities — especially people with various mobility impairments, including wheelchair-dependent visitors.