Walktober: Union Cemetary

Walk, ride or run a different trail every Sunday in October! The month of October is ideal for exercising outside ~ the temperatures are cool and the colors are spectacular. Walktober makes the most of this great season by inviting participants on a tour of autumn’s most vibrant landscapes and inspiring everyone to make movement a […]

Walktober: Rock Island Trail

Walk, ride or run a different trail every Sunday in October! The month of October is ideal for exercising outside ~ the temperatures are cool and the colors are spectacular. Walktober makes the most of this great season by inviting participants on a tour of autumn’s most vibrant landscapes and inspiring everyone to make movement a […]

Walktober: Rockhurst University

Walk, ride or run a different trail every Sunday in October! The month of October is ideal for exercising outside ~ the temperatures are cool and the colors are spectacular. Walktober makes the most of this great season by inviting participants on a tour of autumn’s most vibrant landscapes and inspiring everyone to make movement a […]

3 ways to get more kids walking to school

As schools and families are experimenting with new ways to keep kids healthy and in school, perhaps it’s time to rely on old-fashioned transportation: walking and bicycling to school. Kids who walk and bike to school start their day with fresh air, exercise, and social interaction. They “get the wiggles out” before they sit down […]

Let’s Talk: From Brownfield to Green Space at Berkley Riverfront

It’s hard to believe that Berkley Riverfront Park was a construction dumping site for decades before Port KC developed it into the thriving residential, commercial, and recreational hub it is today. Join us for a conversation with Jon Stephens, President and CEO of Port KC, about the history of Berkley Riverfront and Port KC’s plans […]

Riverfront Heritage Trail Clean Up

Riverfront Heritage Trail at Berkley Riverfront Park is one of Kansas City’s most popular recreation hubs. Join Port KC, Bar K, and BikeWalkKC for a volunteer event cleaning up the trail and keep trash out of the park and out of the river. This is a great opportunity to give back to your community. BikeWalkKC […]

VIP Guided Walking Tour #2

Join Port KC and BikeWalkKC staff for a walking tour of Berkley Riverfront Park. We will be starting at Bar K under the Heart of America Bridge and walking east to the Casino. Our guide for the VIP Walking Tour will be Joe Perry, Vice President of Real Estate at Port KC. He’s looking forward […]

VIP Guided Walking Tour #1

Join Port KC and BikeWalkKC staff for a private walking tour of the levee west of the Town of Kansas Bridge. This section has been closed to the public for years, but Port KC has ambitious plans to blaze new trails. Space is limited, so reserve your spot now and see the future of our […]

Ride the Rock

10 a.m. Grand Opening of the Rock Island Trail, Phase II Jackson County Parks + Rec and County Executive Frank White, Jr. invites you to RIDE THE ROCK at the Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting for the highly anticipated Phase 2 of the Rock Island Trail.  Stadium Trailhead – Truman Sports Complex, Lot L. Noon Raytown Trailhead Dedication Ceremony […]

New Platte County trail connections link Parkville and Riverside

Last week, Platte County and the Cities of Riverside and Parkville celebrated a new connector along the Missouri River levee that allows people to walk or bike “from Costco to English Landing Park,” as one trail user described it.  The gap between the Riverside and Parkville sections of the Missouri Riverfront Trail was only 700 […]