Upper Valley Trail Sign Forum - Feb. 15, 2012 Notes

On Wednesday, February 15, 2012 the Upper Valley Trails Alliance hosted a public forum to discuss the need for improved trail signage and developing recommendations for trail marking standards.Trail “Sign” LanguageBalancing aesthetics and information to help you find, follow, and enjoy Upper Valley trailsLocation: Tracy Hall, Norwich Several questions were discussed, including:What trail signs are out there and what would you like to see? - Trail Names- Painted Blazes/Disks - Destinations - Permitted Uses - Travel Times - Distance Markers - Trail Ethics/Rules - Map Boxes/Kiosks - Trail Maintainer/Ownership Info - Electronic Map Codes (QR codes)Thirty-two participants representing twenty-one groups joined in on a two hour presentation and discussion as we explored the multitude of Upper Valley trail sign possibilities and help plan for future trail enjoyment.

Trail Sign Forum notes 2.15.2012.pdf

Slideshow presented at Forum

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