To defend trails nationwide and build new paths for walking and biking in 2015, we must raise $250,000 by 12/31. Help now with your tax-deductible year-end gift and get a RTC winter hat as a special thank you! 

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We're creating a nationwide network of trails from former rail lines and connecting corridors to build healthier places for healthier people.

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Connecting Communities

Our vision is that 90 percent of Americans will live within three miles of a trail system by 2020.

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Working Together

Trails stimulate economic growth, spurring small business and improving quality of life.

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Discovering Trails

For health, for mobility, for community connections…that’s why we use and love trails.

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National Poll Results:

American Voters Expect Federal Investment in Walking and Bicycling. On Dec. 8, on Capitol Hill, RTC presented findings from a 2014 nationwide transportation poll, which found that Americans support robust federal investment in active transportation.  Get the details—>