This report details the implementation of a grant from the Kellogg Foundation for trail programming on the Kalamazoo River Valley Trail. See how this grant has helped forge new partnerships and maximized trail benefits through new programming efforts.
A Manual for Communities Along the North Central State Trail http://www.cheboygancounty.net/__library/Trail_Town_Manual.pdf
The Mid-Michigan Active Transportation Coalition in conjunction with the League of Michigan Bicyclists has instituted a program for valet bike parking that volunteers can easily implement at fairs, festivals and other events. Avoiding the usual traffic congestion and having a secure and welcoming place to lock your bicycle significantly adds to an attendee’s enjoyment [...]
New ADA Guidelines as of March, 2011.
The Allegheny Trails Alliance developed this detailed manual on enhancing trail tourism within communities along trails: http://www.greatalleghenypassage.com/pv/docs/1TTManual.pdf And a checklist for evaluating where to start on enhancing trail tourism within your town: http://www.atatrail.org/pv/docs/checklist2.pdf
Enjoy Saturday June 4th by frequenting your local trails and greenways in honor of National Trails Day. For ideas on how to get your community involved please visit the American Trails link below. http://www.americantrails.org/resources/advocacy/ADVNTrDaySugg.html HAPPY TRAILS!