Active Transportation

Are you ready?

 Active transportation refers to any form of human-powered transportation – walking, cycling, using a wheelchair, in-line skating or skateboarding. There are many ways to engage in active transportation, whether it is walking to the bus stop, or cycling to school/work.

Active transportation includes many active modes and methods of travel such as:

There are numerous benefits from active transportation:

Taking Action

If you are passionate about promoting Active Transportation in Pictou County - please consider joining the Pictou County Active Transportation Committee.  Here are some ideas that may help you to adopt more active modes of transportation:

Our communities, workplaces and schools must also support active transportation.

 Communities that endorse active transportation:

 Workplaces that endorse active transportation:

 Schools that endorse active transportation:

Public Health Agency of Canada

http://www.phac-aspc.gc.ca/hp-ps/hl-mvs/pa-ap/at-ta-eng.php