Community Walking Maps and Additional Resources

Community Walking Maps

The maps showcased below are made possible with community partners. Please feel free to contact us if you’re interested in partnering to design your own customized walking maps!

DHA WALKS! Walking Maps
2015 with the Denver Housing Authority and Mile High Connects

DHAwalks

Hirschfield DHA WALKS MAP (Downloadable PDF)
Walsh Annex/Manor DHA WALKS MAP (Downloadable PDF)
Lincoln/Mariposa DHA WALKS MAP (Downloadable PDF)
Mulroy DHA WALKS MAP (Downloadable PDF)

 

 

 

Northeast Denver “WALK Connect” Walking Maps
2013 with Northeast Transportation Connections

NWAuroraSnipNW Aurora Walk Connect MAP (Downloadable PDF)
Park Hill Walk Connect MAP (Downloadable PDF)
East Montclair Walk Connect MAP (Downloadable PDF)
Stapleton Walk Connect MAP (Downloadable PDF)

 

Local, National & International Walking Organizations

Walkable & Livable Institute
The Institute’s vision is to create healthy, connected communities that support active living and that advance opportunities for all people through walkable streets, livable cities and better built environments.

America Walks
Making America a great place to walk

Alliance for Biking & Walking
We create, strengthen and unite advocacy leaders who are transforming their communities into great places to bike and walk.

Association of Pedestrian & Bicycle Professionals
The mission of the Association of Pedestrian and Bicycle Professionals (APBP) is to grow the pedestrian and bicycle profession and its influence by facilitating the exchange of professional and technical knowledge, elevating practitioners’ skills and defining the field.

Walk Your City
On-street signs powered by on-line tools to boost walkability.

Walkonomics
Walkonomics aims to rate the pedestrian-friendliness of every street in the world.

WalkScore
Promoting walkable neighborhoods.

Safe Routes to School
Efforts by parents, schools, community leaders and local, state, and federal governments to improve the health and well-being of children by enabling and encouraging them to walk and bicycle to school.

National and International Walking Vacations and Guided Trips

Ramblers & Walk Magazine (UK)
The Ramblers is a charity whose goal is to protect the ability of people to enjoy the sense of freedom and benefits that come from being outdoors on foot.

The Walking Connection
Epic walking adventures and walking lifestyle expert

One Seed Expeditions
Exploring the world.  Investing in people.

Colorado Focused Walking Programs (Trips, Clubs, Advocacy, Policy)

WalkDenver
WalkDenver creates and advocates for quality walkable built environment that fosters healthy lifestyle and economic growth.

GO Boulder | Boulder Walks
Walking tours, neighborhood walkability, pedestrian safety, walking campaigns and more!

CU Walks

A free, informal, social ~ 1.5 mile walk that weaves through the University of Colorado Boulder campus.

Topic-Talk Walks / Meetup
Lots of fun walking opportunities in the greater Front Range!

Walk with a Doc – Denver
Encouraging healthy physical activity in people of all ages, and reverse the consequences of a sedentary lifestyle in order to improve the health and well-being of the country.

Wednesday Wellness Walks
Staying active between Saturdays

American Volkssport Association (National)
Denver (Rocky Mountain Wanderers)
Colorado Springs (Falcon Wanderers)
Woodland Park (Woodland Wanderers)
Pueblo (Columbine Country Cruisers)
Ft Collins (Northern Front Range Wanderers)
Colorado Springs Walking Club (Event Schedule)

Colorado Walking & Hiking Books

Run, Stroll, Hike – A guide to Denver’s family-friendly trails
by Denver local Chris Sekirnjak

Walking and Hiking Related Publications & Books

Walk About Magazine
Bi-monthly publication featuring articles of inspiration, information and humor about something we all do – walk.featuring

Walk Magazine
Affiliated with an incredible walking community called The Ramblers in the U.K.

Walkable City by Jeff Speck (Book)

Wanderlust: A History of Walking by Rebecca Solnit (Book)

The Complete Walker IV – by Rawlins & Fletcher (Book)

Kiva Walk Lending Team!

Walk2Connect is a proud partner, supporter and lending generator for the growing Kiva Walk Lending Team.  Kiva.org is an incredible online platform where you can simply lend as little as $25 or more to an entrepreneur of your choice both here in the USA and across 72 countries worldwide.  Kiva has a 98% re-payment rate and is an incredible way to essentially recycle $25 to empower and meet people right where they are in some of their most basic needs.  The Kiva Walk Lending Team was founded and originally cultivated through Walk2Connect Founder, Jonathon Stalls’s 3,030 mile Kiva Walk Across the USA in 2010.  Please contact Jonathon if you would like to organize you’re own walking trip, walking team or walking event to support Kiva through the Kiva Walk team.  Join our team!