Posts Tagged ‘single track trails’

Diverging from the norm

At Singletrack Trails, we love our trails to be intimate.  The crew loves to take what that land gives us and making a trail that interacts and interlaces with what is on the ground.  We cherish our hand built trail.  There really is not better way to construct 24” or less trail, then doing it…

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American Trails International Trails Symposium

The American Trails International Trails Symposium recently concluded in Fountain Hills, Arizona.  Singletrack Trails was in attendance with a booth in the Exhibit Hall along with our partners at Kay-Linn Enterprises and Tools for Trails. The conference was well attended with many land agencies and non-profit groups in the American Southwest.  It was great to…

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Professional TrailBuilders Association Conference

The Bi-Annual Professional TrailBuilders Association Conference recently wrapped up in Albuquerque, NM.  It was well worth the time and financial commitment for any aspiring trail builder, land agency, or non-profit. Singletrack Trails was at the conference to attend the PTBA member meeting and co-present with Applied Trails Research a presentation about GIS and GPS uses…

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Percy Warner Park Planning

Working under Rock City Construction of Franklin, TN, Singletrack Trails, Kay-Linn Enterprises, and Applied Trails Research recently joined forces in Nashville, TN to complete the initial flagging of new mountain bike trails is the City of Nashville’s premier park property, Percy Warner Park. This collaboration of effort is the fruit of the advocacy efforts of…

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More trail construction in Fruita

Singletrack Trails is working with COPMOBA, Grand Valley Trails Alliance, and the Grand Junction BLM FieldOffice to construct one more section of trail before winter hopefully arrives.  Even in the Grand Valley, it is eerie to be building trail in short sleeves and dry moondust in December. This trail will be an extension of Joe’s…

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Rock work at Glendo State Park

The crew wrapped up for the season at Glendo State Park a couple of weeks ago. Singletrack Trails was able to finish a great loop on the southside of the North Platte River called Rattlesnake Rim. Unlike most of the trails that have been constructed at Glendo, a majority of this trail is side hill…

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Black Mountain Skiing

Singletrack Trails has been working on a new type of project lately, clearing cat track and glading ski runs for private individual who is setting up a small backcountry style skiing and mountain biking retreat in the Front Range on a “friends and family” basis. The area has a very distinctive microclimate of steep, rocky…

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Granby Ranch in the Fall

During 2012, the Sulphur Ranger District in Grand County, Colorado has been trying to manage a fire mitigation forest thinning project near Winter Park and Fraser.  Without much success of keeping trail users out of the logging areas, the ranger district has been “forced” to close a large section of exceptionally popular trails and hunting…

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Two Moon Progression Area

During the month of August, the Singletrack Trails crew worked hard at creating sustainable mountain bike trail alternates to the trails in the Glendo State Park Two Moon Complex.  These trails are a series of segments that provide loop opportunities to the campers to ride right from the campsite.  Families will be able to fill…

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Bike Granby Ranch Promo Video

This past spring, Singletrack Trails was contracted by Granby Ranch to get the lift-served downhill trails ready for the summer season and construct new sustainable trails around problematic areas.  Working in partnership with Bike Granby Ranch, formerly known as Sol Vista, Singletrack Trails created this short video to help the company get the word out…

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