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Bicycling in Washington

Bicycling plays a big role in Washington's transportation. In fact, Washington State was named the nation's number one "Bicycle Friendly State" by the League of American Bicyclists for the seventh year in a row!

Whether you are a casual or serious rider, a bike commuter, a bicycle tourist or a bicycle transportation professional, we have useful information on bicycling in our state.

What you should know

Planning a Bike Trip

WSDOT Safer People - Safer Streets Action Plan

WSDOT is working with USDOT to reduce the growing number of pedestrian and bicyclist injuries and fatalities through a comprehensive approach that addresses infrastructure safety, education, vehicle safety and data collection called Safer People – Safer Streets .  To kick off this initiative in Washington, WSDOT held a statewide meeting in November 2014 attended by over 70 engineers from across the state to formalize WSDOT's Safer People - Safer Streets  Action Plan.

Planning, Design and Construction

Getting Involved