A Unified Voice for Healthy Communities and Trails in the Bay Area

Crissy Field | Photo by Cindy Barks

Explore the Project Footprint

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Despite the popularity of the region’s trail systems, there are still major gaps to fill. There is fierce competition for transportation and park funding, and barriers exist in the built environment.  

By working together, RTC and the multisector Bay Area Trails Collaborative are leveraging the group’s collective influence and expertise to: advance policy and environmental change; share best practices; grow public and private support; accelerate trail development; and build a more diverse, robust trail movement in the Bay Area.

Likewise, by connecting multiple networks together into region-wide systems, the collaborative can leverage existing infrastructure to achieve exponentially larger benefits to walkability and bikeability, economic development, social equity and a reduced carbon footprint.

Currently 58 percent complete, the Bay Area project footprint encompasses major regional trail systems, including the following:

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