We ♥️ Trails: W&OD Trail Meetup

WABA and friends will be out on the W&OD on 6/28 in Falls Church for conversation, giveaways, and to hear from YOU!

Action Alert, Event, External Link: Last updated by Kevin O'Brien on June 14, 2024.

Action Alert, Event, External Link: Last updated by Kevin O'Brien
on June 14, 2024.

 

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Rhode Island Avenue Trolley Trail Day

Celebrate the Trolley Trail with a Fun Run, Bicycle Ride, Local Music, Kid Activities, Food and Drink, and more!

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos on May 31, 2024.

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos
on May 31, 2024.

 

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Loudoun County Potomac Heritage National Scenic Trail Feasibility Study Questionnaire

NVRC and NPS are seeking public input on how to best complete the PHNST network in Loudon County. Take the survey before 6/3.

Action Alert, External Link: Last updated by Kevin O'Brien on May 21, 2024.

Action Alert, External Link

Survey closes 6/3

Virtual

Action Alert, External Link

Survey closes 6/3, Virtual

Action Alert, External Link: Last updated by Kevin O'Brien on May 21, 2024.

 

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Loudoun County Potomac Heritage National Scenic Trail Feasibility Study

NVRC and NPS is seeking public input on how to best complete the PHNST network in Loudon County. In-person and virtual options.

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kevin O'Brien on April 25, 2024.

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kevin O'Brien
on April 25, 2024.

 

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Clean up & Photography Marvin Gaye Trail Walk

Celebrate the Marvin Gaye Trail with a clean-up + photography trail walk.

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos on April 19, 2024.

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos
on April 19, 2024.

 

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Share Feedback on Northern Virginia Transportation Authority’s Project List

Northern Virginia Transportation Authority (NVTA) is seeking feedback on its project list for future funding. Through 5/19.

Action Alert, External Link: Last updated by Kevin O'Brien on April 2, 2024.

Action Alert, External Link

Survey closes 5/19

Virtual

Action Alert, External Link

Survey closes 5/19, Virtual

Action Alert, External Link: Last updated by Kevin O'Brien on April 2, 2024.

 

WEBINAR: Health Benefits of Active Transportation & Recreation

Learn about the many health benefits of active transportation and recreation with local experts and practitioners.

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos on March 26, 2024.

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos
on March 26, 2024.

 

Meetup

Capital Trails Coalition Newsletter: Building Community on and around Trails

When we have accessible, welcoming spaces where we can engage with the people and places around us, it makes those places feel like home.

Blog Post: Last updated by Colin Browne on March 14, 2024.

Blog Post: Last updated by Colin Browne
on March 14, 2024.

 

Every Mile Together Trail Challenge

Walk, run, roll, and win by getting out on local trails!

Blog Post: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos on March 4, 2024.

Blog Post: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos
on March 4, 2024.

 

Meetup

Potomac Heritage National Scenic Trail Mapping – Volunteers Interest Meeting

Volunteer to map amenities along the Potomac Heritage National Scenic Trail w/ a virtual volunteer training on 3/28.

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos on February 19, 2024.

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos
on February 19, 2024.

 

Meetup

Take the Custis Trail Needs Assessment Survey

Arlington is reviewing conditions of the venerable Custis Trail with an eye towards improvements – share your trail experiences before 2/18.

Action Alert, External Link: Last updated by Kevin O'Brien on February 8, 2024.

Action Alert, External Link

Survey closes 2/18

Virtual

Action Alert, External Link

Survey closes 2/18, Virtual

Action Alert, External Link: Last updated by Kevin O'Brien on February 8, 2024.

 

DDOT Public Meeting: Suitland Parkway Trail Rehab

DDOT will review the Suitland Parkway Trail rehabilitation project updates and hear from attendees.

Action Alert, Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos on November 8, 2023.

Action Alert, Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos
on November 8, 2023.

 

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DDOT Public Meeting: Met Branch Tail (Blair Road to Piney Branch Road NW)

DDOT will review the Met Branch Trail (Blair Rd to Piney Branch Rd NW) project updates and hear from attendees.

Action Alert, Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos on November 8, 2023.

Action Alert, Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos
on November 8, 2023.

 

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Virginia Statewide Trails Plan Virtual Town Hall

Join VDOT’s State Trails Office for a virtual town hall to discuss the creation of the Statewide Multi-Use Trails Plan.

Action Alert, Event, External Link: Last updated by Kevin O'Brien on October 13, 2023.

Action Alert, Event, External Link: Last updated by Kevin O'Brien
on October 13, 2023.

 

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Tour de Mount Vernon

The Capital Trails Coalition is proud to co-sponsor the 8th Annual Tour de Mount Vernon on Saturday, 10/21!

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kevin O'Brien on September 25, 2023.

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kevin O'Brien
on September 25, 2023.

 

Ride

Anacostia Park Community Meeting

You’re invited to join the National Park Service to refine concepts for the future of Anacostia Park.

Action Alert, Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos on September 19, 2023.

Action Alert, Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos
on September 19, 2023.

 

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Trails Celebration Social @ Denizens

Join a no-host social at Denizens in Riverdale Park (off the Trolley Trail) to celebrate new trail funding!

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos on September 7, 2023.

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos
on September 7, 2023.

 

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DDOT Public Meeting: Arboretum Bridge & Trail

Hear updates on the Arboretum Bridge and Trail Project and participate in a Q&A session.

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos on July 10, 2023.

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos
on July 10, 2023.

 

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DDOT Public Meeting: The Met Branch Trail from Fort Totten to Takoma

Learn about upcoming construction of the Met Branch Trail between Fort Totten to Takoma.

Event, External Link: Last updated by Garrett Hennigan on July 14, 2023.

Event, External Link: Last updated by Garrett Hennigan
on July 14, 2023.

 

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New York Ave NE Streetscape & Trail Update

DDOT is dusting off plans for the New York Ave NE Trail, connecting the Met Branch Trail to the Arboretum. Weigh in!

Action Alert, Event: Last updated by Garrett Hennigan on June 12, 2023.

Action Alert, Event: Last updated by Garrett Hennigan
on June 12, 2023.

 

Meetup

Comment On Trail Improvements and Open Space Plan For Power Plant Redevelopment

Help shape the new open spaces coming to the Alexandria power plant site adjacent to the Mount Vernon Trail.

Action Alert, Event: Last updated by Kevin O'Brien on June 13, 2023.

Action Alert, Event

Survey closes 5/31

Virtual

Action Alert, Event

Survey closes 5/31, Virtual

Action Alert, Event: Last updated by Kevin O'Brien on June 13, 2023.

 

I-95/I-495 at Medical Center Dr. Interchange Project Virtual Public Meeting

Hear updates from SHA on planned improvements to I-95/I-495 at Medical Center Drive.

Action Alert, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos on May 5, 2023.

Action Alert, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos
on May 5, 2023.

 

Meetup

Trolley Trail Day

Discover the Rhode Island Avenue Trolley Trail with a full day of free activities, live music, bike rides, and entertainment!

Event: Last updated by Garrett Hennigan on May 18, 2023.

Event: Last updated by Garrett Hennigan
on May 18, 2023.

 

Ride

Mount Vernon Memorial Highway Trail Ribbon Cutting

Fairfax County will celebrate the opening of the new Mount Vernon Memorial Highway (or Grist Mill) Trail on 5/12.

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kevin O'Brien on May 1, 2023.

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kevin O'Brien
on May 1, 2023.

 

Meetup

LAST CALL: Building the Best-Possible Long Bridge

Share your feedback on the updated Long Bridge design by April 10.

Action Alert: Last updated by Garrett Hennigan on April 14, 2023.

Action Alert: Last updated by Garrett Hennigan
on April 14, 2023.

 

Mindful like Marvin: Marvin Gaye Trail Tour

Trail Rangers Marvin Gaye Trail Tour with Radiance Basden

Blog Post, Event: Last updated by Patricia Miguel on March 21, 2023.

Blog Post, Event: Last updated by Patricia Miguel
on March 21, 2023.

 

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Hidden Figures on Anacostia River Trail

Scavenger hunt on Anacostia River Trail

Event: Last updated by Patricia Miguel on April 3, 2023.

Event: Last updated by Patricia Miguel
on April 3, 2023.

 

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Every Mile Together Festival @ REI

Celebrate every human-powered mile traveled outdoors with demos, snacks, and music.

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos on February 22, 2023.

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos
on February 22, 2023.

 

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Rail Trail Conversation with Peter Harnik

Join Peter Harnik and GWU’s Sustainable Urban Planning program to discuss rail to trail projects across the US.

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos on February 22, 2023.

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos
on February 22, 2023.

 

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Tuckerman Lane Road Diet Pilot Virtual Meeting

Learn about MCDOT’s plan to reduce Tuckerman Ln to 1 lane each way to calm traffic & make a trail crossing safe.

Action Alert, Event: Last updated by Garrett Hennigan on February 7, 2023.

Action Alert, Event: Last updated by Garrett Hennigan
on February 7, 2023.

 

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