Trail Organizations

National Recreation Trail (NRT) is a designation given to existing trails that contribute to health, conservation, and recreation goals in the United States. Over 1,148 trails in all 50 U.S. states, available for public use and ranging from less than a mile to 485 miles (781 km) in length, have been … [Read more...]

Off-Road Trails

Roads that are only suitable for off-road vehicles are often called jeep trails. The most famous is the Rubicon Trail located near Lake Tahoe in California.[citation needed] The so-called "Jeep Trail Capital of the World," however, is Ouray, Colorado (that is the Ouray town motto). Ouray serves … [Read more...]

Scenic Drives

A scenic route, tourist road, tourist route, tourist drive, holiday route, theme route, or scenic byway is a specially designated road or waterway that travels through an area of natural or cultural beauty. The designation is usually determined by a governmental body, such as a Department of … [Read more...]