ForeverGreen Trails will host the 13th Annual Pierce County Trails Conference. The event each fall is the primary gathering of trail users, supporters, advocates, designers, and builders in Pierce County. There will be panels on Economic Aspects of Trails and Trail User Perspectives.
Keynote speaker this year is April Claxton, from Whatcom Parkscriptions, who will discuss how a program was developed in Whatcom County to help health care providers prescribe outdoor activity for health to their patients.
Additionally, there will be updates on accomplishments of the past year, previews of plans for the next year, and the annual trail awards. Various organizations involved with trails will have exhibits. Dinner will be served.
A pre-conference walk at Titlow Beach will begin at 2:30 p.m. Registration opens at 3:30 PM and the program will be from 4:00 PM until 8:30 p.m. Registration is $35 and is available at https://bit.ly/2oEGPi0.