walking to commute
Most Americans use vehicles to travel less than three miles, a distance that can easily be walked. Choosing active transportation over vehicles can improve your health, decrease your spending and minimize all that time you spend at stop lights.
Ian Klepetar has been living out of a tent — and building a business empire that benefits bicyclists.
Walking School Buses make a big impact by improving health, building community and filling in where school budgets fall short.
American leaders are planning to launch a national summit recognizing the benefits of walking for health.
The American Heart Association aims to get people moving by organizing a National Walking Day. Follow some of these easy suggestions to participate in National Walking Day.
(Video) The U.S. Secretary of Transportation bikes to work at the behest of his bicycle commuting employees.
As gas prices go up, more motorcycles appear on the roads. There's a strong belief among commuters that bikes are cheaper to own and operate. But which machine is really the winner in the battle of motorcycle vs. car?
A Danish study has found that concentration improves among students who bicycle or walk to school.
Walking to School promotes healthy living among young people.
Cam enjoys a magical walk through a winter wonderland while cutting and hauling firewood.
The number of bike commuters is on the rise everywhere in the United States, but especially in Bicycle Friendly Communities where it has increased an average of 80 percent.
The National Bike to School Day aims to promote safer routes to school, cleaner air and active transportation. Find out how to get involved in your community.
Submit your best photos of biking and walking for a chance to win a free, 10-day bike trip to Italy!
Shorter length and smaller kid friendly hand loop makes it easier for children to handle their four-legged friends
The bike-ped movement is growing; meet one of the newest leaders advocating for pedestrians.
Show your thanks for bicycle and pedestrian advocacy leaders by nominating someone you know for a national Advocacy Award.
Susie Stephens' memorial now grows in the city of her tragic death.
The United States has one of the lowest rates of active transportation in the world, leading to poor cardiovascular health and other diseases.
Watching TV or sitting may take time off of your life expectancy, according to an Australian study.
World Car Free Day is an annual international event to raise awareness about alternative transportation. Every Sept. 22, cities and towns around the globe recognize the negative impacts of car pollution and encourage walking or biking as ways to save energy and reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
Technology similar to that used for tracking street use may be used to track pedestrians and keep them safe.
Are you up to the 2 Mile Challenge? Sign up and help replace 100,000 car trips with healthy, pollution-free bicycle travel!
It is hard to believe but after more than 20 years of successful federal investment in biking and walking facilities, Congressional leaders are poised to eliminate dedicated funding for biking and walking.