Building Safer Paths for Connecticut

Advocating for biking and walking friendly communities across the state.
Join us in making a difference.

  • Empower Your Community

    Join us in transforming Connecticut into a safer place for cyclists and pedestrians through community-led initiatives and education.

  • Support Safe Paths

    Your donations fund vital safety education and infrastructure improvements that protect and enhance our neighborhoods.

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Upcoming event

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2024 Discover CT Tours (Hartford, CT)

On Sunday, September 8 we'll begin in Falls Village and tour Northwest Connecticut! Co-hosted with Upper Housatonic Valley National Heritage Area (Housatonic Heritage), this event gives you the chance to explore the scenic Litchfield Hills and visit portions of the multi-state Western New England Greenway / U.S. Bicycle Route 7. The routes are as follows: 47 mile bike route, 40 mile bike route, 22 mile bike route, 13 mile bike route. Walking route & Step by Step Guide coming soon. We need volunteers, if you are interested please register today!
Sep 2024

To access the photos taken at our last live event, click here. 

About Us

Championing Safer Streets for All

Dedicated to creating a more bike-friendly and walkable Connecticut through education, advocacy, and community partnerships.

Great Community Impact

Watch how our partnerships with local leaders are paving the way for safer, more inclusive neighborhoods.

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Community Impacts

Making a Difference on Every Street

Empowering Young Cyclists

Our bike safety programs in schools teach the next generation the importance of safe cycling and walking practices.

Building Better Pathways

We partner with towns to enhance infrastructure, ensuring safer travel for both cyclists and pedestrians.

Advocating for safety

Our advocacy efforts have influenced policy for a safer, more connected Connecticut.

The Numbers

60% of Americans Support Increasing Federal Funding for Biking & Walking

According to a 2020 Nationwide Ipsos/League Survey

60%

Increase Support

28.4%

population of the U.S. that lives in a bicycle friendly community

Let us work together to make a difference

Would you like to volunteer at our upcoming events? We have opportunities to help with bike valet, ride marshaling, refreshment stop coordination, and many more options.

You Are Invited

Upcoming Events

How Your Business Can Help

Become a Sponsor

Enhance your company's visibility and impact by sponsoring Bike Walk Connecticut! We're offering exciting sponsorship opportunities for 2024, including our signature Discover Connecticut Tours and the prestigious Annual Dinner.

  • Connect with a Dedicated Community

    Gain direct access to an audience that values health and sustainability. Your company's support of bicycle-friendly initiatives showcases your commitment to societal well-being and attracts customers and employees who prioritize active lifestyles.

  • Amplify Your Company's Visibility

    Benefit from extensive exposure across all our platforms. Your company will be featured prominently in our event communications, reaching over 6,000 newsletter subscribers and extensive social media networks, ensuring visibility before, during, and after the events.

  • Promote Healthier Lifestyles

    Investing in active transportation contributes to healthier communities and can lead to reduced healthcare costs for your company by encouraging a healthier workforce.

  • Strengthen Your Community Presence

    Sponsoring the Discover CT Tours signals your company’s dedication to enhancing community health, wellness, and safety.

  • Leverage Multiple Events

    Your sponsorship doesn’t just spotlight your company at one event; it includes prominent recognition at the Bike Walk Connecticut Annual Dinner in Fall 2024.

Thank you to these sponsors: