Alta is well established as a leading firm specializing in the planning and design of trail and pathway facilities and systems. We combine this expertise with both our park and recreation experience and our transportation planning and design practices to develop complete, integrated, and connected recreational systems. Alta is experienced in addressing both technical and community challenges. We see that diverse users are well-served through our modelling of health and equity benefits and demand, and aim to create system assets that are accessible and balanced based on the needs of the community.

Alta provides complete services, including planning, design guidelines, alternatives analysis, environmental documentation, property acquisition strategies, maintenance and management plans, and funding strategies. This full service approach means that our system plans address implementation challenges and define actionable next steps. Our past clients include all levels of government agencies, a wide range of nonprofits, and private sector interests ranging from developers to private foundations.