Trail Design Workshop


When: April 7-8, Sat & Sun

Where: Brown County State Park, Nashville, IN
Activities Building near Campground

Sat: Lecture and practice on trail #4, 9 am – 4 pm
principles:  morning presentation, review on trail;  afternoon:  apply on trail maintenance/update problem.

Sun: Certificate Trail Design, Building Experience on trail #5, 10 am – 3 pm
practical experience:  devise trail reroute layout, mark, build (required for certificate).

Presenter: Suzanne Mittenthal, Founder of the Hoosier Hikers Council & Knobstone Hiking Trail Association.
Directed rehabilitation and expansion of hiking trails at BCSP 2003 – 2008,
and trails at Morgan-Monroe/Yellowwood State Forests including the Tecumseh Trail, 1996 – 2001

Subjects: Learn the trail sustainability design principles behind trail layout, construction and maintenance work.
Appropriate for volunteer trail adopters/maintainers, and forest and park staff managing public of private hiking trails needing upgrading, rehabilitation or relocation.

For more info contact Suzanne.