Trail in Sign Language
Learn how to sign trail (or path!) in ASL (American Sign Language).
- Hold both hands in front of you. Palms are facing each other, fingers straight, and hands a few inches apart.
- Keeping your hands parallel, move them both forward in a wavy motion.
- This sign looks like you are showing a winding trail or path going through the forest. Use this visual to help you remember the sign.
Teaching Tips – to learn how to sign trail in ASL
- Is there a trail near you? Go on a hike and follow a map or tree markings to stay on the trail. Practice the sign as you hike.
- Create alphabet games for kids with a trail! Put a long piece of brown paper on the wall or a table and label all along it with letters in order A – Z. As children learn the sign for each letter, they can move a marker up the trail.
Trail! Show the trail or the path. Trail!