Walkscore: Portland, OR

The top 7 neighborhoods in Portland are walkers' paradises with Downtown Portland earning a walk score of 96/100. The City of Portland has been referred to as one of the most environmentally conscious or "green" cities in the United States.

Downtown Portland is praised for its walkability, earning a 96 out of 100 points on the website Former Mayor Sam Adams explains why Portland has earned the title of one of the most walkable cities in the US, featuring Portland's main attractions as the Portland Art Museum, one of the oldest museums in the US, the Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall and the Tom McCall Waterfront Park.


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Walking Is Where I Get All My Best Ideas

Blast across America from a racetrack in Fontana, California, straight to Washington, D.C., where a walking summit is paving the path for a more walkable future for everyone.

Have you ever wanted to stroll around a NASCAR speedway but were afraid of becoming road kill? Join a group of intrepid fans as they take a walk on the wild side and experience a rush you can only get on your own two feet.

  • 2016-08-24T19:30:00-07:00

Cars Mean Nothing to Me

Episode 1 of Season 2 travels from the Penn and Teller Theatre in Las Vegas to the unknown buildings of New York to an unusual classroom in Los Angeles and across the Atlantic to a beach in the Netherlands where magical creatures walk powered by the wind.

  • 2016-08-25T14:30:00-07:00
  • 2016-08-27T05:00:00-07:00
  • 2016-08-31T19:30:00-07:00

Season 2, Episode 2: Ideas In The Streets

This episode features a visit to Ocean View Gardens in West L.A.; city hill walks in San Francisco; Walk & Talk Therapy in Central Park; transportation and urban development in Las Vegas; a talk with animator Bill Plympton; and the MoonWalk in New York City.

  • 2016-09-01T14:30:00-07:00
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  • 2016-09-07T19:30:00-07:00

Inglewood Hollywood Dreamers

This episode explores the streets of Los Angeles by foot, bicycle, and Space Shuttle with a special segment on actor Luke Wilson's journey following space shuttle Endeavor's 3-day crawl from LAX to its final stop at The California Science Center.

  • 2016-09-08T14:30:00-07:00
  • 2016-09-10T05:00:00-07:00
  • 2016-09-14T19:30:00-07:00

Season 2, Episode 4: Chuckle Buddies

Season 2 Episode 4 of City Walk races to the top of the highest building west of the Mississippi, takes to the bike path with drummer and composer Stewart Copeland, scours the scrappy streets of downtown Las Vegas, treks back to when Pedestrianism was the #1 sport in America, and uncovers the hidden connection between exercise and medicine.

  • 2016-09-15T14:30:00-07:00
  • 2016-09-17T05:00:00-07:00
  • 2016-09-21T19:30:00-07:00

Season 2, Episode 5: Slow Walker

"City Walk" hikes the Pacific Crest Trail with Reese Witherspoon, takes a walk with a doc in San Diego, travels by foot across Copenhagen, joins a heartwarming game of soccer before hitting the rails to trails in Washington, D.C. and the streets of West Hollywood like you’ve never seen before.

  • 2016-09-22T14:30:00-07:00