WalkBikePalmBeach.org was created by the Palm Beach TPA to provide a direct connection for users looking specifically for pedestrian and bicycle related information and activities in Palm Beach County. This is in line with the TPA's Mission to collaboratively plan, prioritize, and fund the transportation system and Vision for a safe, efficient, and connected multimodal transportation system for all modes.
The TPA's Bicycle-Trailways-Pedestrian Advisory Committee (BTPAC) is responsible for advising and informing the TPA Board regarding pedestrian and bicycle issues in Palm Beach County. For more information about the BTPAC click here.
March is Florida Bicycle Month!
Join us for the ride! To RSVP, please email Alyssa Frank, at AFrank@PalmBeachTPA.org.
The Palm Beach TPA encourages all Palm Beach County municipalities to adopt a Proclamation declaring March 2020 as Florida Bicycle Month. A sample Bicycle Month Proclamation can be found here. Join the State of Florida in celebrating Florida Bicycle Month by bicycling as an alternative form of transportation. Visit the Walk Bike Palm Beach Calendar to see what bicycle month activities are going on locally.
To view pedestrian and bicycle related meetings, events and activities click on the calendar icon.
Pedestrian and Bicycle Facilities
To view pedestrian and bicycle facilities and upcoming projects, visit the TPA's online interactive map at: www.PalmBeachTPA.org/Map.
Pedestrian and Bicycle Safety Study
In 2017, the TPA conducted the Pedestrian and Bicycle Safety Study to analyze five years of pedestrian and bicyclist crash data in Palm Beach County and develop evidence based recommendations for safety countermeasures, educational strategies, and performance targets.
In 2019, the TPA created a Vision Zero Action Plan that looks at all traffic related fatalities and serious injuries in more recent years. For more information and to view the Vision Zero Action Plan, visit: www.PalmBeachTPA.org/Safety
Southeast Florida Regional Greenways and Trails Plan
In 2016, the TPA worked with local and regional partner agencies and stakeholders to create a Southeast Florida Regional Greenways and Trails Plan that identifies existing and desired shared use paths and trails throughout southeast Florida. To view an interactive map of the Plan's facilities click here.
Palm Beach County parks with bicycle trails: Parks with mountain bike trails: Parks with BMX Facilities: Parks with Bicycle Rentals Available:
Palm Beach County parks with bicycle trails:
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Walk Friendly and Bicycle Friendly Community Designations
The TPA encourages municipalities to pursue Walk Friendly and Bicycle Friendly Community designations. Please check out the following websites for more information on how to apply. There is Walk Friendly Communities, League of American Cyclists' Bicycle Friendly Communities, and how to become a Bicycle Friendly Business.
Resources: Bicycle Laws Bicycle Helmet Fitting Guides Bicycling Tips Education and Encouragement Bicycle Rodeo Resources Bike Event Resources (great for Florida Bike Month) Other Resources:
Certified traffic cycling instructors demonstrate the rights and duties of cyclists in the United States. The video shows cyclists acting as drivers of vehicles making normal vehicular maneuvers including lane control, lane sharing, left and right turns, through movements and a freeway ramp crossing.
Bicycle Helmet Fitting Guides
Education and Encouragement
Bicycle Rodeo Resources
Bike Event Resources (great for Florida Bike Month)