Bridge Best Practices and Samples

Many trails built and maintained by the Trail Conference have existing bridges or locations where a bridge might be desired. This document includes some best practices about when a bridge is appropriate, the types and designs of bridges, and the maintenance of bridges. While decisions about bridges ultimately rest with the land manager, this document provides guidance for discussing bridges with land managers and making recommendations. 

Latest significant change: 
Wednesday, June 10, 2020
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