- Trail Assessments
- Wetland Deliniations
- Trail Project Management
- Trail Planning & Design
- Trail Project Budgeting
- Trail Construction
- Trail Maintenance & Management
- Arboriculture & Tree Risk Assessments
Universal Access Trails
Download Universal Access Trails: Design, Management, Ethical, and Legal Considerations, co-authored by Penn Trails' President Larry Knutson and published by The Pennsylvania Land Trust (PALTA) and the Pennsylvania Department of Conservation & Natural Resources (DCNR)
Trails Training Workshops
PENN TRAILS LLC offers a range of trails related training programs, for agencies and organizations, as well as, the general public.
Click here to learn more about our learning opportunities
Penn Trails LLC is an active member of the Professional Trail Builders Association (PTBA).
We focus on providing guidance and direction that addresses your unique environment, focuses on your desired trail users and supports ongoing sustainable management of your trails as an integrated element of your natural resource assets. We have helped to assess, conceptualize, plan and construct hundreds of miles of trails and pathways in Pennsylavania, Maryland, Virginia and Ohio for;
- Non-Profit Land Trusts
- Land Conservancies
- County and Municipal Parks & Recreatiion Agencies
- Botanical Gardens & Historic Sites
- State Parks & Forests
Creating Sustainable Trails That
Build Upon Natural Resource Assets
Dynamic, sustainable trails are created from more than great ideas. They become a reality when there is a shared vision among a dynamic group of partners who together embody the experience and know how to plan and build those trails.
Meet with Penn Trails to explore how we will partner with your agency or organization to assist you in planning and implementing sustainable trail projects to meet your specific goals and objecitves.
Wilderness & Remote
First Aid (WRFA)
Do you want your staff to have the confidence and training to respond to emergency situations in remote project or wilderness settings? Are you READY?
Penn Trails is proud to be a national Licensed Training Provider company for the American Red Cross. We specialize in teaching and certifying hands-on remote and wilderness first aid for rangers, environmental workers, construction contractors, military families and government personnel.
Penn Trails instructors all have real world experience and credentials in these settings, are trained and certified to teach courses that conform with the current guidelines and scope of practice for WRFA courses developed by the American Red Cross, as well as, the guidelines published in the journal of Wilderness & Environmental Medicine journal [24, 456–462, 2013]