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Great American Rail-Trail Press

Warrior Expeditions in front of the Capitol | Photo by Albert Ting

Interested in covering news about the Great American Rail-Trail? We’ve compiled resources below to help you spread the word.

Members of the media are free to use any images and videos provided here. We just ask that you properly credit (credit information is included in the file names where applicable) them and share that these have been provided courtesy Rails-to-Trails Conservancy. We would also love if you’d send us a link to your story at to let us know about it.

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The preferred route of the Great American Rail-Trail includes 145+ existing rail-trails, greenways and other multiuse paths that will ultimately connect across 3,700+ miles. The photos below are a sampling of existing trails along the Great American route—one from all 12 states and the District of Columbia.