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WalkBikeMarin is an initiative by the County of Marin to help make Marin more healthy, livable, and environmentally sustainable by encouraging walking and bicycling as everyday transportation. This initiative was catalyzed by a recent $25 million federal grant to fund the Nonmotorized Transportation Pilot Program (NTPP). The goal of the WalkBikeMarin website is to provide information about all the County’s bicycle and pedestrian projects and programs in one place. For more information on the NTPP see the About the Project page.
Recent News
WalkBike Profile: Brian Morris, San Rafael
Brian Morris photoOccupation: Deputy Public Defender

How often do you bike, and why?
I commute to work and mountain bike for recreation. I bike to work every day, either on trails or on the road. Itís only about 6 miles a day on the road, but on trails itís about 12. My favorite place to bike is either China Camp or Mount Tam.

How long have you been a cyclist?
Iíve been riding a bike since I was a kid and mountain biking for about 15 years.

What do you like about biking?
I enjoy mountain biking because I get a great rush from being in nature, going fast, and working hard all at once.

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What's New

 

IMPROVEMENTS COMING TO WHITES HILL June, 2019 ~ Sir Francis Drake Boulevard will be repaved between the Brown Bridge and Fairfax town limits and will also be widened to provide bike lanes between Baywood Canyon Road to the Fairfax Town Limits.  Construction will occur between July and October.  Once completed, the project will provide a safer and more comfortable riding environment.

TIPS FOR NEW AND RETURNING CYCLISTS April, 2019 ~ WalkBikeMarin in partnership with Marin County Bicycle Coalition has prepared an informational page with tips for first-time or it's-been-a-while-since cyclists to get your ride going in the right direction.  

2018 UNINCORPORATED AREA BICYCLE/ PEDESTRIAN MASTER PLAN ADOPTED February, 2018 ~ The 2018 Marin County Unincorporated Area Bicycle and Pedestrian Master Plan was adopted by the Board of Supervisors on February 27.  The document can be viewed and downloaded from the Plan web page at http://walkbikemarin.org/resource_library_policies.php .  The Plan page also has additional information about bicycle and pedestrian plans, including those of other communities in Marin. 


 

    

    



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Did You Know?
Bicycling became hugely popular in the late 1800s; in 1895, Americans bought 2 million bikes, one for every 27 people in the country.
 

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