Trail Layout & Design: Trail U 1024

Workshop Number: 

Flagging New Trail

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 evaluate a new trail loop.


$10.00 course fee. For recommendation, please contact us.Otherwise, please click the 'Donate' button on the left hand sidebar (near the top), enter the amount and  TU-1025 in the special instructions.

Workshop Date: 
Saturday, November 21, 2015 - 9:00am - 3:00pm

Harriman State Park

Location : 
Harriman State Park
Workshop Fee: 
Fee OR Free with recommendation
Workshop Status: 
Maximum Attendees: 
Cut Off Date and Time: 
Thu, 11/19/2015 - 21:00
Membership Required?: 
Sona Mason
Erik Mickelson
Need more information? Please contact: 
Sona Mason (201) 512-9348 x16, email [email protected]
Course Description: 

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