For the Media
Rails-to-Trails Conservancy (RTC), a nonprofit organization with more than 160,000 members and supporters, is the nation's largest trails organization dedicated to connecting people and communities by creating a nationwide network of public trails, many from former rail lines and connecting corridors. Founded in 1986, RTC’s national office is located in Washington, D.C., with regional offices in California, Florida, Ohio and Pennsylvania.
Learn more about about RTC’s mission and vision.
RTC Launches Digital Travel Magazine
Trail Traveler is the “Insider Guide to America’s Greenways”
Video, breathtaking photo galleries, panoramic images and vivid descriptions are the signature features of Trail Traveler, a newly launched digital tablet magazine by RTC. The inaugural issue features 10 multi-use trails in: Alabama, California, Florida, Louisiana, Michigan, Nevada, New York, Pennsylvania, Virginia and Wisconsin.
For details, read the full press release.
For more information or to obtain high-resolution photographs, contact Laura Stark at firstname.lastname@example.org or 202.974.5115.
We have a host of experts who dedicate their lives to trails, trail building and advocacy. If you are a member of the media and need additional information, or if you would like to speak with an expert, please direct your inquiry to:
- History of RTC and the Rail-Trail Movement
- National and State Rail-Trail Statistics
- What is Railbanking?
- Benefits of Trails
- Benefits of Active Transportation
- RTC Annual Reports
Top 10 Trails in California
Top 10 Rail-Trails for American History