Flagstaff Walks!

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Flagstaff Walks!

is an annual series of events organized by the City's Pedestrian Advisory Committee to celebrate Flagstaff's walkability and to raise awareness of pedestrian issues. This year's event (the 14th annual) will be held September 8 through October 15, 2018, and will include a variety of fun, informative activities.

Download a complete Flagstaff Walks! schedule of events.


Arizona Trail Day


Saturday, September 8, 2018
10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Buffalo Park

Fourth annual celebration of the Arizona Trail, and Flagstaff as a gateway community.  Features food, music, and a variety of exhibits and information.  A group walk begins at 8:30 am.

Southside Walk


Sunday, September 9, 2018
9:00 am
Meet at Flagstaff Community Market – Aspen entrance

Tour of historic sites and other points of interest around the historic Southside neighborhood.

Public Art Walk


Sunday, September 16, 2018
9:00 am
Meet at Flagstaff Community Market – Aspen entrance

Explore the abundance of public art in Downtown and the Southside, led by Mark DiLucido with City of Flagstaff’s public art program.

Rio de Flag Walk

Sunday, September 23, 2018
9:00 am
Meet at Flagstaff Community Market – Aspen entrance 

Join Friends of the Rio de Flag for a walk along the Rio to Frances Short Pond and discussion about various socio-ecological aspects of the Rio, including plans for flood control and recent improvements to the pond.

Geology Walk

Sunday, September 30, 2018
9:00 am
Meet at Flagstaff Community Market – Aspen entrance 

Explore the geology of the Flagstaff area through a tour of the historic stone buildings in the Downtown area, led by geologist Joel Kane.  


Progressive Breakfast


Friday, October 5, 2018

8:30 am
Downtown/Southside

Join us for a fun walk and a progressive breakfast from local eateries.  Along the way you can discuss ways to improve the pedestrian evironment with the Pedestrian Advisory Committee.

International Walk to School Day


Wednesday, October 10, 2018
7:30 am - 9:30 am
Kinsey, Knoles, Marshall, Sechrist, and Thomas Schools

Join over 3 million kids around the world who are walking to school for International Walk to School Day! Walk with your children to school to enhance the health of kids, improve air quality and the environment, and help create safer routes for walking and bicycling. Contact your child’s school for more information.


Crossing Guard Appreciation Day


Wednesday, October 10, 2018
7:30 am - 9:30 am
Kinsey, Knoles, Marshall, Sechrist, and Thomas Schools

Honor the folks who help our kids get safely across the streets at schools. Bring a token of thanks – card, flower, hug – or just say thanks to your crossing guard! Contact your child’s school for more information.


15-Minute Makeover - Sidewalk Clean Up


Monday, October 15, 2018
10:15 am
Meet at Fire Station on Ponderosa Pkwy/Route 66

Time to roll up our sleeves and help make Flagstaff more beautiful and walkable! We’ll walk along the Route 66 FUTS and Arizona Trail, picking up trash as we go. Trash bags, pickers, and gloves provided.



Rio de Flag Walk

Sunday, September 23, 2018
9:00 am
Meet at Flagstaff Community Market – Aspen entrance 

Join Friends of the Rio de Flag for a walk along the Rio to Frances Short Pond and discussion about various socio-ecological aspects of the Rio, including plans for flood control and recent improvements to the pond.

Rio de Flag Walk

Sunday, September 23, 2018
9:00 am
Meet at Flagstaff Community Market – Aspen entrance 

Join Friends of the Rio de Flag for a walk along the Rio to Frances Short Pond and discussion about various socio-ecological aspects of the Rio, including plans for flood control and recent improvements to the pond.