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​​​Pennsylvania Trails Advisory Committee

The Pennsylvania Trails Advisory Committee is a voluntary 20-member, Department of Conservation and Natural Resources-appointed committee that represents both motorized and non-motorized trail users; and advises the Commonwealth about the use of state and federal trail funding.

The committee is charged with implementing the development of a statewide land and water trail network to facilitate recreation, transportation, and healthy lifestyles for all based on recommendations from the:

The committee also fulfills the federal requirement for Pennsylvania’s use of federal Recreational Trails Program funds and is administered by the department’s Bureau of Recreation and Conservation​.

The Commonwealth is committed to creating a culture of diversity and inclusion. The Department of Conservation and Natural Resources will strive for a balance of diversity and composition of the committee among geographical areas of the state.​

Committee Meetings

All Pennsylvania Trails Advisory Committee meetings, unless otherwise noted, are open to the public.

Upcoming committee meeting dates and details:

Wednesday, June 12
​1:00 P.M. to 6:00 P.M.
Shearer Hall, Shippensburg University​
​1871 Old Main Drive
Shippensburg, PA 17257

Virtual Committee Meeting Option Available -- Microsoft Teams meeting​

Join on your computer, mobile app or room device
Meeting ID: 287 402 106 205​
Passcode: NfdUW3​
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Call in (audio only)
1-267-332-8737, United States, Philadelphia
Phone Conference ID: 943 226 07#

Trails Public Forums

The Pennsylvania Trails Advisory Committee hosts several public forums around the state for the trail community to share and discuss opportunities, concerns, and recommendations for development, improvement, and management of the statewide trail network.

The committee invites you to attend a public forum near you and join the trail conversation.

Upcoming Trails Public Forums

Information about upcoming trails forums is coming soon.​