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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It Is a Great Art to Saunter

In this episode of "City Walk," saunter along the hidden shorelines of Manhattan before stopping in Denver, Portland, and Washington DC to join communities across America rediscovering their sidewalks and trails.

  • 2016-07-30T05:00:00-07:00
  • 2016-08-03T19:30:00-07:00

It's Kind of Fun to Do the Impossible

Episode 6 of "City Walk" treks from Berkeley to Atlanta on a walking school bus before treading the urban and mountain trails of Orange County, California with an unforgettable stop at "The Happiest Place on Earth." And Nic Offer of cult band "!!!" offers his unique perspective on public transportation at the FYF Festival in Los Angeles State Historic Park.

  • 2016-08-04T14:30:00-07:00
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  • 2016-08-10T19:30:00-07:00

Long Spaces that You Can Dream Away In

Episode 7 of "City Walk" takes viewers to Boston, New York, Atlanta, and Los Angeles on a very special journey to some of the great parks in America - both old and new.

We meet legendary landscape architect Frederick Law Olmsted, whose visionary genius continues to reshape the city of Boston along with virtually every 19th century urban park in the country. We highlight the amazing walkability of Olmsted's first creation, Central Park in New York.

  • 2016-08-11T14:30:00-07:00
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  • 2016-08-17T19:30:00-07:00

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.

  • 2016-08-18T14:30:00-07:00
  • 2016-08-20T05:00:00-07:00
  • 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