Accession Number : ADA018953

Title :   Design Guidelines for Recreational Roads.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : ARMY CONSTRUCTION ENGINEERING RESEARCH LAB CHAMPAIGN ILL

Personal Author(s) : McNamara,James ; Moore,Alan ; Baerwald,John

Report Date : NOV 1975

Pagination or Media Count : 93

Abstract : The design guidelines are the result of a 2-yr study which included: A review of the state-of-the-art of recreational road design; development of geometric design controls including a functional classification scheme, representative design vehicles, and design speeds; proposed geometric design standards for alignment, sight distance, cross section elements, etc.; a discussion of roadway aesthetic design criteria; an examination of future recreational trends.

Descriptors :   *Roads, *Reservoirs, Configurations, Utilization, Recreation, Construction

Subject Categories : Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE