Walking is the simplest and least expensive mode of transportation. It’s easy, invigorating, and non-polluting and you don’t have to drive in traffic, look for a parking space, or pay for parking.
Walking for transportation provides all the health benefits of exercise while allowing you to experience the sights, sounds and smells that you would miss in a car. Interested in seeing all the local Eugene businesses, entertainment and services within walking distance of your home? Get your Walk Score.
If your destination seems too far to commute on foot, you can still take advantage of the benefits of walking in the following ways: