Trail Layout & Design: Trail U 712

Workshop Number: 
712
This workshop is devoted to establishing guidelines for laying out a safe, exciting, and ecologically sound trail. Topics covered include trail planning, soils, grades, hydrological relationships, and trail alignments, as well as trail experience concepts such as users' expectations, gateways, anchors, and trail flow. Students will learn to understand the humanity in a trail: what makes one trail more enjoyable and satisfying than another. After discussing and analyzing existing trails, participants will have the opportunity to design a new trail segment.
Workshop Date: 
Sunday, September 22, 2013 - 9:00am - 4:00pm
Venue: 
Minnewaska State Park
Location : 
Minnewaska, NY
Workshop Fee: 
Fee OR Free with recommendation
Workshop Status: 
Open
Maximum Attendees: 
10
Cut Off Date and Time: 
Thu, 09/19/2013 - 15:00
Level: 
Advanced
Membership Required?: 
No
Coordinator: 
Sona Mason
Instructor: 
Eddie Walsh, Tahawus Trails
Need more information? Please contact: 
Sona Mason (201) 512-9348x16 cell: 845-664-0417 [email protected]
Course Description: 

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