thinc design was retained by the City of Toronto to prepare a conceptual design for Cedar Ridge Trail, a 1.4 km natural surface trail contained primarily within Cedar Ridge Park. The trail connects Cedar Ridge Creative Centre and the abutting Cedar Ridge Park to a formal paved trail in Lower Highland Creek Park. The trail is in need of a variety improvements to improve safety, minimize user impacts, and improve the user’s overall experience. thinc design worked with sustainable trails expert Daniel Scott. The study included site reconnaissance, GPS and GIS mapping, public consultation, design, cost estimating and preparation of a final master plan report.