Active Living by Design
A program to establish and evaluate innovative approaches to increase physical activity through community design, public policies, and communications strategies.
Adventure Cycling Association
A not-for-profit organization dedicated to bicycle travel, offering programs for cyclists, including a national network of bicycle touring routes and organized trips.
A national coalition of local advocacy groups dedicated to promoting walkable communities.
Association of Pedestrian and Bicycle Professionals (APBP)
Promotes excellence in the professional discipline of pedestrian and bicycle transportation, including engineering, planning, landscape architecture, safety, and promotion.
Institute of Transportation Engineers Pedestrian and Bicycle Council
The Council seeks to promote the development of comprehensive transportation infrastructure that is inclusive of all modes of travel. The Council also maintains a free Wikipedia page with additional resources related to walking and bicycling.
International Mountain Bicycling Association
Creates, enhances, and preserves trail opportunities for mountain bikers worldwide.
League of American Bicyclists (LAB)
Promotes bicycling for fun, fitness, and transportation and works through advocacy and education for a bicycle-friendly America.
National Center for Bicycling and Walking (NCBW)
Offers information support, training, consultation services, and resources to public agencies, non-governmental organizations, and advocates; maintains the Internet Support Center; and organizes the biennial ProWalk / ProBike Conference and other special meetings.
National Complete Streets Coalition
A diverse coalition of groups working in support of complete streets designed and operated to enable safe access for all users.
National Transportation Enhancements Clearinghouse (NTEC)
Provides information on FHWA's Transportation Enhancement Program.
Trails and Greenways Clearinghouse - provides technical assistance and information resources on all aspects of trail and greenway advocacy, acquisition, development, and management. The Clearinghouse is a joint project of the Rails-to-Trails Conservancy and The Conservation Fund's American Greenways Program.
Transportation Research Board Bicycle Transportation Committee
This Committee is concerned with all aspects of bicycling and bicyclists and criteria for bicycle facilities to assure that the bicycle rider has safe, convenient, and efficient travel.
Transportation Research Board Pedestrian Committee
This Committee is concerned with research on pedestrians and pedestrian facilities that will provide safe, comfortable, and efficient walking environments along sidewalks, along and across roadways, and connecting to other modes of transportation.
Walk Our Children to School Day
Promotes events aimed at encouraging a more walkable America.