New Boardwalk Trail Is Here!

For years, Austin runners, bikers, and pedestrians have had to negotiate a 1.1-mile gap in the trail at Lady Bird Lake. Now, after 20 months of construction, that gap is gone and a gorgeous new boardwalk trail is in place. The boardwalk extends partially over the lake, and gives continuous pedestrian and bike access along […]

Speck-tacular: Austin Energized to Become More Walkable

WalkAustin, a new organization, was the catalyst for getting walkability expert Jeff Speck to Austin last week. Jeff is a compelling speaker on why Austin should focus on becoming walkable and brings a wealth of experience on how we might make even more progress toward a place where walking is attractive and adds to the […]

New Apps For Pedestrians

If you’re a walker, or have vowed to try to take those 10,000 steps a day we’re supposed to be getting, there are a few apps out there you might want to consider. Moves is compatible with iPhone and Android. It automatically records any walking you do (as well as running and cycling.) It allows […]