TRIPTAC Publications

TRIPTAC Publications

During the TRIPTAC's existence (2009-2014), the team worked closely with federal land managers to produce publications on alternative transportation, filling the gaps in existing resources. This page provides an archive of the publications created by the TRIPTAC.

TRIPTAC Organization and Structure

Peer Group Charter

TRIPTAC's Technical Assistance Process

TRIPTAC's Interim Report on Progress

Reports and Manuals

Needs Assessment Executive Summary

Needs Assessment Report

Best Practices for Framing the Need for Transportation Planning

Good Practices to Encourage Bicycling & Pedestrians on Federal Lands (full report , executive summary

Economic Benefits of Alternative Transportation Systems on Federal Lands

Promoting Diversity on Federal Lands

The Economic Benefits of the Island Explorer at Acadia National Park to its Gateway Communities

Technical Memorandum #1: Summary of Transit in Parks (TRIP) Project Statuses 2006-2012

Technical Memorandum #2: Summary of Planning Recommendations for Completed Planning Grants from 2006-December 2011

Partnership Case Studies

Santa Ana National Wildlife Refuge (full case study , executive summary )

North Moab Recreation Areas (full case study , executive summary

Grand Island National Recreational Area (full case study , executive summary

Cape Cod National Seashore (full case study , executive summary

Technical Assistance Reports

Asphalt Pigment Information for Trails

Coconino & Tonto National Forests Fossil Creek and Sedona transportation Review

Salmon Area Trails Plan Alternative Transportation System

Performance of Alternative Fuels at High Altitude

Evaluation of an Intelligent Transportation System for Rocky Mountain National Park and Estes Park

Mount St. Helen's Existing Conditions Summary

Evaluation of the 2013 ITS for the Town of Estes Park, Colorado

Road Safety Audit for the Lincoln Memorial Circle

TAG Reports

Durango Colorado

Tuskegee Alabama Parks


A Review of the Recreation Opportunity Spectrum and its Potential Application to Transportation in Parks and Public Lands

Using Indicators and Standards of Quality to Guide Transportation Management in Parks and Public Lands: A Best Practices Manual

Alternative Transportation Systems Business Models Evaluation (full report , executive summary )

Alternative Transportation System Business Models Decision Support Tool

Public Lands Transportation Scholars Final Reports

Improving Safety for Pedestrians and Cyclists at the Entrance to Don Edwards San Francisco Bay National Wildlife Refuge: A Description of the Process and Results of a Road Safety Audit

Integrating Shuttles at Chimney Rock National Monument

Diversifying Access to Urban Refuges through Alternative Transportation at Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge

Preparing for People: Establishing Alternative Transportation Access to the Southwest's First Urban Wildlife Refuge

Trams, Trails, and Transit: Alternative Transportation and Sustainable Infrastructure in Sabino Canyon

Stacked Loops and Partners: Enhancing Bicycling, Walking, and Accessibility at Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge

The San Francisco Bay National Wildlife Refuge Complex Transportation Evaluation: An Examination of the transportation Challenges and Opportunities Facing the Seven Refuges in the Complex

North Moab Recreation Area Connections