Gravel pathway. COREgravel creates a naturally porous stabilizing base into which gravel sits - and STAYS! It's easy to lay, inexpensive and very, very effective.
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Basic brick path. Make it slope down slightly (like a dome) and note the edge brick - raised to act as a gutter for rain drainage.
I want this for my front entry: Walkway pavers with gravel
Creating a Mulch and Stone Path
Create an inexpensive patio using large pavers and gravel.
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Crushed rock path
Another pattern that I would love to do for our garden path..I like the interplay in contrast of nature and the brick. - Gardening For You
Ooh, perfect garden paths. We can use the brick we have after we redo the driveway. - Gardening Choice Org
Beautiful yet easy maintenance with a stone mowable walkway.
Easy walkway idea - cheap. but with white rock instead of lava rock
Any pattern can be created using pavingstones. This stunning pattern was created using Cambridge Pavingstones with Armortec.
Without going into detail, let me point out the drawback of the bottom image: unless you like walking like a model or perhaps like to zig-zag, why would anyone build this as a path to walk on?