VOLUNTEER TRAIL COUNTS

FOLAR hosts a spring and fall volunteers trail counts every year.  See below for details for the next scheduled trail count.

Thursday, May 12 &
Saturday, May 14

Time Slots: 10:00am-12:00pm & 4:00pm-6:00pm

6 Riverside Locations: Appomattox Riverside Regional Park in Prince George County, Appomattox Riverside/Ferndale Park in Dinwiddie County, Hopewell Riverwalk, Pocahontas Island in Petersburg, Roslyn Landing Park in Colonial Heights, and University Blvd Trailhead in Petersburg.

WHAT ARE TRAIL COUNTS? Trail Counts are important biannual counts conducted along the Appomattox River Trail.  Supported by volunteers like you, this effort gathers vital data about biking and walking activity to improve planning and design of future trails for allof us to use.

HOW IT WORKS. Volunteers choose a day/time (or two) and location(s) from the list of sites and then count and document the number of people walking and biking along their trail section for a 2-hour period.

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