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Hiking Trails

August 7, 2019, 12pm PDT
King County, Seattle spends 80 of its parks operating budget with money generated from a levy imposed on homeowners. After approving the levy most recently in 2013, voters are supporting it again this week.
The Seattle Times
November 28, 2018, 10am PST
A hiking trail now makes a complete, 315-mile loop around Maricopa County in Arizona.
Arizona Republic
October 11, 2017, 11am PDT
How does 1,650 miles of walking, hiking, and biking trails connecting the Tri-State area sound?
Curbed New York
November 4, 2016, 12pm PDT
Dallas' Circuit Trail Conservancy has raised $23 million dollars to fund the construction of connectors that would link 50 miles of trails, now they're looking for an additional $20 million in bond money to get the project fully funded.
The Dallas Morning News
August 21, 2014, 1pm PDT
The recent purchase of land to close gaps in the Florida Greenways and Trails System resulted from partnerships between state, regional and county governments to protect land for recreation and conservation in the Sunshine State.
The Palm Beach Post
June 10, 2014, 7am PDT
A Dallas News editorial supports the Dallas Integrated Trail Circuit—a plan to link existing trails in the city into a 250-mile continuous loop.
Dallas News
August 1, 2009, 9am PDT
Outside Magazine ranks the top 10 U.S. cities for people who like to exercise and be outdoors.
Outside