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Trail Construction and Maintenance Notebook

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgements

Introduction

Trail Planning

Trail Design

Natural Forces at Work

Surface Water Control

Trail Corridor

Trail Foundation

Tread

Trails in Wet Areas

Crossing Streams and Rivers

Additional Trail Elements

Signs

Reclaiming Trails

Tools

Selected References

Metric Conversions

Additional Information


Acknowledgments

The authors are grateful to the trails experts who reviewed and suggested updates for this revision of the notebook:

  • Ellen Eubanks
  • James Scott Groenier
  • International Mountain Bicycling Association
  • Jonathan Kempff
  • David Michael
  • Jaime Schmidt

Thanks to Ted Cote, Bert Lindler, Jerry Taylor Wolf, and Deb Mucci for their help in the layout and editing of this revision.


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