Monday, September 24, 2012

Like Training Wheels For Dirt

Won't help keep your pants up though.

Retaining Wall: A log or rock construction to support trail tread or retain backslope.

Retaining Wall: A structure that prevents soil from slumping, sliding, or falling onto a trail.

A retaining wall is usually made of logs, stone, soil-filled bags, blocks, or paving materials.

Retaining walls are often used to provide stability and strength to the edge of a trail or stream bank.

Also known as: Revetment, Cribwall, Cribbing, Mono-Wall, Multi-Tier Wall.