In real estate, the mantra is location, location, location. In rail-trails, the plea is signage, signage, signage.
If bicyclists, birders, walkers, runners, cross-country skiers and snow-shoers can’t find a trail, they can’t use it.
It’s the responsibility of trail users to visit websites to get directions to trailheads and download trail maps if available. It’s the responsibility of trail organizations to keep their websites up to date as well as the information they post on bulletin boards at trailheads and other access points along their respective trails.
Unfortunately, that’s not always the case. Read the full story.