• CicLAvia

    CicLAvia is Los Angeles’ outdoor experiment in car-free urbanism. CicLAvia creates a temporary park for free, simply by removing cars from city streets, to make them safe for people to...
  • New York City Parks

    Urban Parks are increasingly playing a vital role in the social, economic and physical well-being of America’s cities and their residents.
  • Walkable Sidewalks

    How do you get more people walking? Build excellent Sidewalks. City Walk talks to Neha Bhatt of Smart Growth America and Sideya Sherman of the Municipal Arts Society of New...
  • Walk in the Park: Jane Jacobs

    Jane’s Walk is a movement of free, citizen-led walking tours inspired by Jane Jacobs. The walks get people to tell stories about their communities, explore their cities, and connect with...
  • Walks Of Life: Rails To Trails

    What once were thousands of miles of abandoned railroad tracks have now become thousands of miles of trails. We go for a walk on one of those trails in Washington,...

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Documentary

Watch the Walking Revolution documentary

A 30-minute documentary film that's guaranteed to get you walking, The Walking Revolution explores the tremendous changes a regular walking routine can make in your life and your community.

Experts

Meet Bob Sallis, MD, family physician and sports medicine expert, who encourages his patients to take charge of their health by exercising. Follow Dr. Sallis as he walks all over the world!

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Prostate Cancer Patients May Improve Health By Walking

Walking could help improve the health of men suffering from prostate cancer, a new study reveals. Even walking a few hours a week was shown to have a positive impact in patients with the disease. Researchers from the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine studied how different forms of exercise affect the progress of the…

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Exploris Students Learn on the Move With The Walking Classroom

A group of students at the Exploris School are learning on the move. As part of a program called The Walking Classroom, fourth- and fifth-graders plug into educational podcasts, then head out for a walk in the community near their downtown Raleigh charter school. Fifth-graders recently trekked with their teacher Leah Ruto during on a…

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Paramount Ranch Offers a Real Hike in the Faux Old West

A working movie ranch in Agoura Hills that since 1927 has been home to the Cisco Kid, Hopalong Cassidy and Dr. Quinn Medicine Woman, Paramount Ranch in the Santa Monica Mountains National Park Area is now a playground for hikers, bikers, equestrians and sightseers. 1. From U.S. 101 in Agoura Hills, turn south on Kanan…

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People all across the country are jumping on board. So take the Pledge and make walking a priority. Get on the path to good health today!
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