Trail Layout & Design: Trail U 741

Workshop Number: 
741

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: 
Saturday, August 31, 2013 - 9:00am - 3:00pm
Venue: 
Teatown Lake Reservation
Location : 
Ossining, NY
Workshop Fee: 
Free
Workshop Status: 
Cancelled
Maximum Attendees: 
15
Cut Off Date and Time: 
Thu, 08/29/2013 - 12:00
Level: 
Introductory
Membership Required?: 
No
Coordinator: 
Hank Osborn
Instructor: 
Leigh Draper
Need more information? Please contact: 
Leigh Draper (914) 762-2912 [email protected]
Course Description: 

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