PA Trails Advisory Committee

The Pennsylvania Trails Advisory Committee is charged with implementing the recommendations of the Statewide Comprehensive Outdoor Recreation Plan to develop a statewide land and water trail network to facilitate recreation, transportation, and healthy lifestyles. The 20-member DCNR-appointed committee represents both motorized and non-motorized trail users and advises the Commonwealth on the use of state and federal trail funding.



2016 Nominations
Due November 27, 2015

DCNR is currently accepting nominations for six new committee appointments representing Bicycling, Trail Builders, Off-Highway Motorcycling, Hiking and Members at Large (2). Member terms are three calendar years beginning January 1, 2016.  Click here to submit your nominations.

2015 Committee Members

Committee Bylaws as approved by the DCNR Secretary on January 10, 2012



Trail of the Year

2016 Nominations
Due November 27, 2015

Trails Advisory Committee is currently accepting nominations for 2016 Trail of the Year.  Click here to submit your nominations.

2015 – York County Heritage Rail Trail
2014 – Redbank Valley Trails



Meeting Minutes


Annual Reports

2015 Trails Annual Report
Due December 18, 2015

Trails Advisory Committee invites you to submit your 2015 trail accomplishments for inclusion in the 2015 Trails Annual Report. Click here to submit your accomplishments.

Annual Reports document accomplishments of PA trail groups


sf-sm-committee members

Meeting Notices

January 20, 2016
Rachel Carson State Office Building
Harrisburg PA  1:00 pm


Pennsylvania Land and Water Trail Network Strategic Plan

Click here to view the 2014-2019 Pennsylvania Land and Water Trail Network Strategic Plan