Walking in Berkeley
The City of Berkeley is committed to making Berkeley safer for pedestrians and to making Berkeley more pedestrian-friendly.
Berkeley has a very high percentage of residents who walk to work. Nearly 15% of Berkeley commuters walk to and from work, the 3rd highest rate in the Bay Area. In addition, many Berkeley residents walk for pleasure and for non-work related trips.
Berkeley is also a very safe place to bike and walk. When indexed by its high rates of walking and cycling, Berkeley ranks as the safest city with a population over 60,000 in California for both walking and biking.
Pedestrian Master Plan
Bicycling and Walking Maps
Everybody Walks in Berkeley
Berkeley Path Wanderers Association