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Saturday, September 09, 2006

Sign theories

...continued from the previous post.

More thoughts on the sign project at Carvins Cove.

It's hard to plan where you're going if you don't know where you are. A sign at the trail information kiosk at the Bennett Springs Parking Lot would let trail users know the name of the location where they are starting. The kiosk is already there. The addition of a "Bennett Springs Lot" sign would do the trick.
Why a sign at the parking lot? Because trail signs deeper into the forest can then point users back in the direction they came from. Observe...

1 comment:

Yenski Glower said...

Check out this link on suggestions: darker wood, white letters, arrows on both sides dammit! Todd told me to say that.

http://www.roanokecycling.org/advocacy/carvins_cove/sign-sample-01-carvins_cove.gif