In celebration of #NationalTrailsDay on Saturday, June 5, 10 new national recreation trails, adding more than 160 miles to the National Trails System, have been designated. The national recreation trails program is jointly administered by the National Park Service and the U.S. Forest Service, in conjunction with multiple federal and nonprofit partners. The trails include national scenic, national historic and national recreation trails that offer an abundance of opportunities to experience the majestic landscapes of the country and build awareness of historic events that have shaped the nation.
Learn more at https://www.nps.gov/orgs/1207/soi-designates-10-new-recreation-trails-2021.htm
Image: Paddlers explore the Green and Nolin Rivers Blueway located within Mammoth Cave National Park, Kentucky. NPS/Ashley Decker