Bicycling & walking

Access walk and bike maps, rules of the road and other resources that empower you to have more transportation options.

Find information about bicycling in Washington, including resources for route planning on state routes and ways to extend your bicycle trip by bringing your bike on board other transportation modes.

Find out what you need to know about walking in Washington, including how to make your community more walkable and outdoor recreational opportunities for walkers.

Traction tires are a special type of tire

manufactured with at least 1/8 of an inch tread. Traction tires are usually marked with a mountain/snowflake symbol, the letters M+S or “All Season.”

Carry chains, practice before leaving

Requiring chains keeps traffic moving during storms rather than closing a pass or roadway.

Prep your car. Fill up your gas tank,

pack jumper cables, ice scraper, warm clothing, snacks and water.