Trail Building

Trail building and design, tools and equipment, techniques and best practices.

Tools and Equipment

JORBA provides tools and equipment for it’s chapters and volunteers to use. Light construction equipment is shared throughout the state.

Planning and Design

The ad hoc nature of existing trail networks, often has negative environmental impacts and high management costs due to user conflicts and unsustainable design.

Providing a fun and challenging experience for mountain bikers requires an ordered process to developing trails. And a well design network protects resources, connects communities, reduces maintenance costs and provides users with a high quality trail experience.

IMBA Planning and Design PDF

Before you can do anything, you need to get the owner’s permission. To find owners of a property, as well as it’s borders take a look at the NJ Tax Parcel Map online. Zoom into the property you are interested in.