Implementing Trail-Based Economic Development Programs: A Handbook for Iowa Communities

As new recreational trails are developed throughout Iowa, many more people will benefit from additional outdoor recreation opportunities. The benefits of trails extend well beyond fitness and leisure pastimes. Trails hold tremendous potential for economic and community development. To make sure that Iowa's communities truly benefit from new trails, this handbook outlines ways to capitalize on the economic development potential associated with both new and existing trails.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Iowa Department of Transportation

    Office of Systems Planning, 800 Lincoln Way
    Ames, IA  United States  50010

    Economics Research Associates

    1101 Connecticut Avenue, NW, Suite 750
    Washington, DC  United States  20036
  • Publication Date: 2005


  • English

Media Info

  • Media Type: Print
  • Features: Figures; Photos;
  • Pagination: 24p

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01001194
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Created Date: Jun 20 2005 2:43PM