Handbook for Trail Design, Construction and Maintenance
Chapter 1-Trail History and Philosophy
Chapter 2-Recreation Opportunity SpectrumChapter 3-Trail Layout
Chapter 4-Standards for Trail Construction
Chapter 5- Trail Structures
Chapter 6-Support Structures
Chapter 8-Safety for Trail Workers
Chapter 9- Maintenance
Chapter 10-Selecting the Right Tool
Appendix 1- Construction Specifications
Appendix 2 -Trail Evaluation Forms
Appendix 3 -Sign Samples
Appendix 4- Eye Level Survey
Appendix 5- Working With Land Owners
Did You Know?
The North Country National Scenic Trail passes through Hocking Hills State Park in Ohio. The Native Americans name for the river was Hockhocking or "bottle river." because of the bottle-shaped valley of the Hocking River whose formation is due to its one-time blockage by glacial ice.