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Flagstaff Walks!
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About the Events
Flagstaff Walks! is an annual series of events organized by the City's Pedestrian Advisory Committee to celebrate Flagstaff's walkable character and to raise awareness of pedestrian issues. This year's event (the ninth annual) will be held September 21 through October 15, 2013, and will include a variety of fun, informative activities.

Download a complete schedule of events.

Science in the Park
Saturday, September 21, 2013
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wheeler Park
Visit the Pedestrian Advisory Committee’s exhibit at Science in the Park and explore how stopping distance affects pedestrian safety. Part of the Flagstaff Festival of Science series of events.

Flagstaff Community Market - Pedestrian Advisory Committee
Sundays, September 22 - September 29 - October 6 
8:00 am - 12:00 noon
City Hall West Parking Lot
Discuss pedestrian and walking issues at the Flagstaff Community Market with the City of Flagstaff’s Pedestrian Advisory Committee.

Accessibility Audit
Friday, September 27, 2013

3:00 pm
Meet in front of the High Country Conference Center
Understand how folks with disabilities negotiate the city. We'll look at factors that make life more difficult (or easier) for people with physical, sight or hearing disabilities. For people with and without disabilities.

Downtown Mural Walk
Sunday, September 29, 2013

9:00 am
Meet at Flagstaff Community Market, City Hall West Parking Lot
This walking tour will feature almost a dozen murals around downtown and the southside neighborhood, and will be led by local walking advocate Jack Welch. The walk will be about 2 miles in length. Meet at the Pedestrian Advisory Committee table at the Flagstaff Community Market

Progressive Breakfast
Thursday, October 3, 2013

8:30 am
Downtown Transfer Center (Phoenix Avenue)
Join us for a fun walk as we enjoy a progressive breakfast from local eateries. Along the way you can visit with the Pedestrian Advisory Committee about your concerns on pedestrian issues, large and small. We will walk approximately 2.5 miles.

Explore Geocachging and Letterboxing
Sunday, October 6, 2013

2:00 pm
Wheeler Park parking lot
Learn about the world of treasure hunting with GPS and compass. We'll work together to find geocaches and letterboxes near City Hall, then set you out on your own quest to find a virtual cache. Bring a compass or a GPS unit or both.

International Walk to School Day
Wednesday, October 9, 2013
7:15 am - 9:15 am
Kinsey, Marshall, Sechrist, and Thomas Schools
Join with 1,800 children in Flagstaff, and over 3 million kids around the world, who are walking to school today for International Walk to School Day! Walk with your children to school to enhance the health of kids, improve air quality and the environment and to help create safer routes for walking and bicycling.  Volunteers are needed! Contact Kim Austin by email or at (928) 679-7213

Crossing Guard Appreciation Day
Wednesday, October 9, 2013
7:15 am - 9:15 am
Kinsey, Marshall, Sechrist, and Thomas Schools
Honor the folks who help our kids get safely across the streets near the schools. Thank your local crossing guard today!

15-Minute Makeover - Sidewalk/Park Clean Up
Tuesday, October 15, 2012 
10:15 am
Downtown Transfer Center (Phoenix Avenue)
Time to roll up your sleeves, put on some gloves and pick up some trash!  We’ll start at the downtown transfer center, and walk around the big block formed by Phoenix Avenue, Route 66, and Beaver Street.  Along the way we'll hit Colton Park.