Active Transportation

Active transportation is any form of human-powered transportation including, but not limited to:

  • Walking and hiking
  • Cycling
  • Wheeling
  • Rollerblading
  • Snowshoeing
  • Canoeing

Change your daily commute or try walking or cycling while running errands.

Benefits of active transportation

Physical activity can lead to better overall health. Active transportation has many benefits, such as:

  • Increased social interaction
  • Reduced traffic congestion
  • Decreased greenhouse gas emissions
  • Savings on gas and parking

Active transportation examples

Find ways to incorporate physical activity into your life through active transportation. Watch our active transportation videos to discover news ways to travel in the region.