Trails

The Trust for Public Land (TPL) and Friends of the QueensWay recently joined local elected officials and economic development leaders in touting the $443,750 award the QueensWay project received through Governor Andrew Cuomo’s New York City Regional... Read more

A small piece of property in El Cerrito which was donated to The Trust for Public Land will be offered for sale on the open market and the proceeds will be used to support creating more parks for people, the organization announced today.

The land is... Read more

Massive steel arches were installed late Sunday over the Bloomingdale Trail bridge, where the 2.7-mile elevated path crosses Milwaukee Avenue on the border of Wicker Park and Bucktown. Scheduled to open next summer, the Bloomingdale Trail will serve as the... Read more

A few years ago, 6 year-old Maddy McCuin made an appeal to the owners of The Preserve to let her buy the property. Since infancy, Miss McCuin had hiked the woods with her parents. Living across the street from this coastal forest... Read more

Plans for a proposed park along an abandoned Queens rail line were revealed Tuesday as advocates begin the first steps in raising the cash necessary to make it a reality.

Residents appear, at least judging by the reaction at a public hearing last week, to welcome a plan for the town to buy former ski trails so they can be preserved for recreational use.

West Windsor residents appear to be supportive of a plan to buy former ski trails on Ascutney Mountain to preserve for recreational uses.

The events of this summer and fall in our region, celebrating our deep and wonderful connections to the sea, should prove to even the largest doubters that the words "maritime" and "heritage" can attract not only tourists to our shores, but also the... Read more

Please join our campaign to protect Knight's Pond and Blueberry Hill by donating today. Click here to donate.

In the suburbs of Portland, Maine, residents of Cumberland and North Yarmouth use Knight'... Read more

A pump track is a specially designed skills area for mountain bikers, featuring smooth, banked turns-it can feel like being on a roller coaster! They're fun for riders of all ages and ability levels, and a great way to brush up on skills for riding trails... Read more

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