In Wisconsin, the bicycle and pedestrian travel network provides excellent biking and walking options for residents and visitors. An important goal of this network is to make biking and walking safer and more convenient by working with communities and counties throughout the state. Bicycle and pedestrian travel is increasingly recognized as a practical transportation alternative in addition to its recreational and health benefits. It is important for children and adults to understand the importance of safe bicycling and walking and how to practice these safety measures. Wisconsin does a great job promoting walking and bicycling, please get out and safely enjoy all of the walking and biking opportunities around the state.