Community and family are at the heart of the American trail experience. One of the most significant benefits of trails is the sense of community and the connections they build. Well-designed trails transform "community" from an abstraction into a real place. While it is difficult to quantify the ties of community and family that trails help to build, the positive experiences of trail users can be captured in the stories embedded in these pictures.

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Published on 08/01/07

Author: Rails-to-Trails Conservancy

Collection: Benefits of Trails

Type: Fact sheet


Tags: Outreach