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BALDWIN DESIGN WORKS, LTD designs, builds and installs custom TRAIL MARKERS, TRAIL MAPS, HELP LOCATOR SIGNS, EXTERIOR QR CODE SIGNS, GIS PARK & TRAIL MAPS, BOLLARDS, KIOSKS, MESSAGE BOARDS , BIKE RACKS, RECYCLING BINS, TRASH CONTAINERS, BENCHES, SIGNS & more. Our products are made from 98% Recycled Polyethylene Plastic and carry a 50 Year manufactures warranty. Graffiti can be simply pressure washed off. Why order out of a catalog, let Baldwin Design Works Design a product that fits your specific need.
Check out all these fantastic products on our web site www.baldwindesignworks.com. Or contact us via email at email@example.com or by phone at 404-518-7688. If you don’t see what you’re looking for it only means we have not built it for you yet.
Bellfree Contractors, Inc. has been in forefront of trail and pedestrian bridge construction for over 35 years. We provide a variety of professional services including trail design, construction, consultation, maintenance of natural surface trails, landscaping, custom rock work, fencing and much more. We also construct accessible trails that meet the American with Disabilities Act Guidelines.
Since 1972, Berntsen International has been “Marking the Infrastructure of the World” with our full line of marking posts, signs and monuments stretching from the Appalachian Trail, to the summit of Mt. McKinley, and commemorative monuments along the Lewis & Clark Trail and beyond. We have recently created a map that will take you around the globe featuring famous monuments Berntsen has produced for our customers over the years. Log on to http://www.berntsen.com/Famous-Monuments/Monument-Map for more information.
Creative Pultrusions, Inc. manufactures light weight, low maintenance deck systems, compliant with the Americans with Disabilities Act, via the pultrusion process. The fiberglass deck systems are available in many forms and are rated for pedestrian traffic up to and including HS25-44 highway bridge deck loading. The Creative deck systems will not rot, rust, spall, or corrode, allowing them to stand the test of time and require little to no maintenance over the life of the structure.
Learn more about Creative Pultrusions, Inc. at www.creativepultrusions.com or contact us for your next deck system project at 888-CPI-PULL (274-7855).
The Equine Land Conservation Resource (ELCR) is the only national organization dedicated to saving land for horse-related activities. Land is diminishing at the astonishing rate of 250 acres per hour, begging the question “Where will you ride, drive, compete, race, raise foals, and grow hay in the future?” ELCR addresses issues faced by all horse owners regardless of size, breed, and discipline. Since all land is saved locally, we provide the information horsemen need to protect horse lands and trails in their home town.
For more information visit www.elcr.org or call (859) 455-8383
Fermata offers a diverse suite of services, including graphic design, interpretive signage, interpretive and public use planning, digital media enhancements, and physical trail design and implementation. In recent years Fermata has been a leader in sustainable recreation, and is now work- ing on the development of its first zero-impact park.
Contact: PO Box 5485, Austin, TX 78763, land line (512) 585-5449, cell (512) 587-3475, www.fermatainc.com, firstname.lastname@example.org, Twitter: fermatainc
Your best choice for custom high pressure laminate signs and graphics. Centrally located in North America, iZone Imaging combines the latest technology in graphic printing with the legacy and durability of high pressure laminate. iZone Imaging's integrated project delivery (printing, pressing, finishing and logistics all executed under one roof) allows unmatched quality control and provides the fastest lead time in the industry. Our work results in creating an impression that is built to last.
For more than a decade, iZone Imaging has successfully produced signage, graphics and interpretive solutions for a wide range of state and national parks, bike paths, trails, greenways, municipal parks and recreation facilities. Our products are a perfect fit for these outdoor environments thanks to the combination of high quality graphic imagery with the weather and vandal-resistant nature of iZone Imaging’s custom high pressure laminate. iZone Imaging's team will make your parks, open spaces and outdoor environment ideas come to life. For more information visit izoneimaging.com/amtrails/ to request a free sample
Okanogan Trail Construction (OTC) is a versatile trail construction company that has dedicated itself to the many facets of sustainable trail building for over thirty years. OTC is adept in working with diverse environments and geologies, specializing in rugged and remote terrains, as well as rural and urban settings. Sustaining through drastic weather conditions and years of use, our durable trails can be enjoyed and shared for generations.
Omega Rail Management is a leading provider of property management solutions to right of way corridor owners, managing properties in over 20 states. Since 1997, Omega has partnered with trail organizations and other corridor owners to maximize the value of their real estate assets and manage property-related liabilities. Omega offers a full range of property management services, including marketing, permitting, application processing, inspections, research, dispute resolution, renewals, billing and collections. Learn more about Omega Rail Management at www.OmegaRail.com and contact us at 800-990-1961.
The OFTR was incorporated in 1992 with the goal of educating riders and promoting safe and responsible Off Road Motorcycle trail riding. The OFTR represents Off Road Motorcycling clubs in Ontario, Canada. In 2006, the OFTR commissioned a pilot study into the physical benefits of OHV riding that was eventually expanded into a full and recognized study that is now published in medical journals worldwide and available in the NOHVCC library. Our Mandate: to source, create and maintain a trail network in Ontario for safe, family use by off road motorcyclist, as well as any other good intentioned users. To provide a strong voice supported by a substantial membership to represent trail users to ensure, to our best ability, that these trails continue to be available.
The Ontario Trail Ride Series and the Off-Road Ontario Competition series hold over 25 great events every year. Be sure to say hello when you are in Ontario Canada. http://www.oftr.ca/
The trail industry has seen amazing strides in the quality of signs and exhibits over the past few decades. Pannier Graphics has been a leader in digital printing technologies used to create displays and maps specific to site locations: adding "you are here" indicators, site information, photos, facts, and more.
Contact Jon Kovach, Art & Marketing Director, Pannier Graphics - (800) 544- 8428 x221. Website: www.panniergraphics.com/trailsignage.html
An industry leader in the design and the manufacturing of Decorative Bollards and Bollard Covers, Bike Racks, and Bike Bollards, Reliance Foundry Co. Ltd. is proud of our long history and commitment to quality. From concept to production, our significant casting experience is brought to the forefront in all aspects of our customers' experience. Our goal is to ensure that our Bollards and Bike Racks excel in functionality, and add real value to our customers' facilities. Our products provide elegant solutions for bike parking, direction, protection and definition in your construction and streetscape projects. Contact Information: Rick Pasternek, Sales Manager, (888) 735-5680, email@example.com, www.bollards.ca
Manufacturer of the Rhino TriView™ post, the highly visible triangular design ensures that your message can be seen from any direction. Durable and flexible, it withstands repeated vehicle impacts and still returns to its original upright position. UV light stabilizers protect the bright color of the post from fading. Convert trail use quickly and simply by using our TriView Toppers™ designed to be used over existing TriView or fiberglass trail marker posts. Our latest innovation- the new Rhino Hybrid 3-Rail incorporates the best qualities of fiberglass and plastic. Specially designed reinforcing fibers are blended with UV stable plastic to create a flat post with the bright color of plastic and the impact resistance of the combined fiberglass and plastic. This hybrid post has no exposed fibers that can cause skin irritation or fiberbloom. Its design allows the post to bend over when hit, then snap back into its normal upright position. Other marking options include surface markers (Soil Markers™, Curb Markers™, A-Tag™Pavement Markers, Pavement Decals), Poly Signs, Photoluminescent Signs. as well as many others. Rhino Marking & Protection Systems, John Hohol, National Market Manager, 10740 Lyndale Avenue South, Bloomington, MN 55420 – www.trailmarking.com. Tel: 800-522-4343, Fax: 888-522-4343 - jhohol@RhinoMarkers.com
SWECO Products has been manufacturing trail building products for over 20 years. During this period, trail professionals from all around the world have come to recognize SWECO’s 480 Trail Dozer as an indispensable tool for building trails as well as working in parks and open spaces. We build the tools that help you build the trails. SWECO builds quality products that offer the performance and durability that make it the industry leader.
The Southwest Regional Recreation Authority (SRRA) was designated by the Virginia General Assembly in 2008 for the purpose of overseeing the design, development and management of the “Spearhead Trails” system within the counties of Lee, Buchanan, Dickenson, Russell, Scott, Tazewell, Wise, and the City of Norton. Under the guidance of SRRA, the multi-use trail system is anticipated to provide economic diversification for the region through the development and expansion of trails and trailheads, attracting businesses such as outfitters, campgrounds, hotels, B&Bs, restaurants, gift shops, shuttle services, and more. There are currently four trail construction projects happening within the Spearhead region and trails are expected to begin opening in early 2013. Spearhead Trails will initially offer OHV and equestrian trails but will also market and provide technical support all types of trails, including hiking, biking, birding and blueways. A comprehensive website offing visitor’s information on all the trail systems in the region is under development and will also roll out in 2013. - Website: www.SpearheadTrails.com
Diggin' in the dirt sure feels good! In 25 years, Tony has passionately led crews in sculpting over 800 kilometers of shared-use and purpose-built trails for mountain bicyclists of all ages and abilities around the world. His experience includes professional trail building companies, governmental agencies, and non-profit organizations. His passion is creating sustainable, kinesthetically and aesthetically diverse trails that mountain bikers love to ride. He is highly skilled on the utilization and training of state-of-the-art trail technology like the Sutter 500 Trail Dozer, SWECO 480 Trail Dozer, miniature/micro excavators, loaders, tracked carriers, and ATV rakes & harrows. Contact: Tony Boone at firstname.lastname@example.org and see the website at www.tonyboonetrails.com.
TrailArts provides innovative and cost-effective solutions for the development and management of sustainable Multi-User Natural-Surface trails. We assist the public and private sectors with trail planning, construction, maintenance and restoration solutions that maximize user satisfaction while minimizing impacts to the surrounding environment. We offer more than two decades of land use and recreation management experience and have performed trail consulting and construction for over 250 miles of natural-surface shared-use trails nationwide. Give us a shout for your next trail project; you’ll be glad ya did! Contact: Dave Dessel at email@example.com
A full line of stock signs and specializes in custom signs for various organizations and other natural resource professionals. Contact Voss Signs today at PO Box 553, Manlius, NY 13104, or by phone at 800-473-0698, or visit their website at www.vosssigns.com.
Waterford Press is the nation's leading publisher of folding Pocket Guides. Our list includes more than 414 titles which cover every state and major eco-regions, and we have partnered with more than 200 organizations on customized guides to their parks, trails or sanctuaries. Our publishing program is based on a simple premise: Our natural surroundings are relevant and important – whether to a child discovering nature or to a hiker experiencing one of the nation’s many parks, trails or wilderness areas. Enjoying and preserving those natural surroundings is enhanced by a greater understanding of what we see. More than 90% of our products are printed here in the USA. We take pride in doing our part to sustain the livelihoods of the people who use our products. Contact us at 800-434-2555 or Info@waterfordpress.com. or visit the website at www.waterfordpress.com.
Yamaha Motor Corporation, U.S.A. is a leader in the motorsports market. The company’s ever-expanding product offerings include ATV and side-by-side vehicles, motorcycles, outboard motors, personal watercraft, snowmobiles, boats, outdoor power equipment, race kart engines, accessories, apparel and much more. YMUS products are sold through a nationwide network of dealers in the United States. Headquartered in Cypress, California since its incorporation in 1976, Yamaha also has facilities in Wisconsin and Georgia, as well as factory operations in Tennessee and Georgia. For more information on Yamaha, visit www.yamaha-motor.com.
WILDWAYS illustrated is an interpretive design firm specializing in vivid watercolor illustrations. We create interpretive panels, exhibits and wayside signs that are always ADA accessible. Turnkey services include: interpretive theme development, design, research, writing, illustration and production management for panel and mounting hardware manufacture. Let us help you engage, educate, inform and inspire your visitors. To learn more, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org, call our studio 408-353-9440, or mobile 408-589-4654. Check out our work at www.wildwaysillustrated.com.