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Green Flag Trails accreditation provides public recognition of trails that are engaged in long-term responsible management, display accurate trail information and are environmentally accountable in the interests of the public good. Green Flag Trails accreditation raises public awareness of, and confidence in trails.



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Assessment Criteria

Green Flag Trails work towards sustainable trail development, where the trails accredited meet strict criteria. Green Flag recognizes trails that meet minimum. . .
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Train as a Trail Auditor

Train to become a certified Green Flag Trails Auditor. Become part of a growing global community of professionals and volunteers who care for trails . . .
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Quality Experiences

Quality experiences on a trail it are often related to the trail meeting the trail users prior expectations, no surprises in trail condition, the type of accommodation, or the . . .
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Informed Choice

With all relevant and appropriate information relating to a trail’s infrastructure, features and highlights well communicated, trail users can make . . .
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The international group of independent trail experts that oversees the Green Flag Trails system, is working towards a globally credible, robust and reputable system for accrediting environmentally sustainable managed trails and the verification of accurate and relevant trail descriptions and data, with a focus on defined risk and safety elements to ensure trail users can make an informed choice of which trails will most suit their needs and levels of experience and skill.