Maryland Trails Clearinghouse & Directory
Resources for Rails to Trails Projects
Hosted by AmericanTrails.org, this website focuses on projects involving the conversion of abandoned railroad rights of way to trails and greenways; design, management, legal issues, planning, rails with trails, and rail trail projects from across America.
Rails-to-Trails Conservancy is a nonprofit organization based in Washington, D.C., whose mission it is to create a nationwide network of trails from former rail lines and connecting corridors to build healthier places for healthier people. Rails-to-Trails Conservancy serves as the national voice for more than 150,000 members and supporters, 19,000 miles of rail-trail throughout the country, and more than 9,000 miles of potential rail-trails waiting to be built. Rails-to-Trails Conservancy remains dedicated to the creation of a nationwide network of trails.