trail planning and design
Trails Master Plans
Planning and designing trail amenities such as: signage, interpretive panels, picnic areas, campsites, tables, benches, points of interest…
Trail construction, like any other type of construction requires advanced planning and design. You can’t expect to hire someone to build a house for you without them seeing a plan right? Trails are the same way yet somehow many people think we can give them a price to build a trail without seeing the area or knowing anything about it. It is just not possible.
The first phase of the project should be the design. This requires advanced planning which includes: reviewing aerial imagery, topographic maps, identifying properly lines, identifying points of interest, identifying archaeological and other historical sites, sensitive or endangered plants or animals along the proposed trail corridor…