Tips, Posts, and Announcements
Last Chance Fall Foliage Bike Trips!
There's not much time left to get out and see the changing colors of our regions fall foliage, so we planned a few trips to get you on your bike and out to the trails.
2nd Annual Philly Free Streets
You can walk or bike along the 3.5 mile route that connects historict Old City to the vibrant "El Centro de Oro" in the Fairhill neighborhood of North Philadelphia.
Update: Delaware River Towpaths Open to Bikes and Pedestrians
Bikers and Pedestrians can once again travel through the area in the vicinity of the Scudder Falls bridge, but intermittent closures may still occur.
The Tinicum Segment of The East Coast Greenway is Now Open
Tinicum Township in Delaware County opened a 3500 foot protected greenway along Route 291,
New Boulevard Direct Bus Service Turns 80 Stops to 8
The new route 14 direct bus has only 8 stops between Frankford Transportation Center and the Neshaminy Mall, and cuts travel time by 30%
Scudder Falls Bridge Work closes Delaware and D&R Canal Towpaths
Ongoing construction on the Scudder Falls Bridge has forced the Delaware and D&R Canal towpaths to be closed until October 31 for safety concerns.
Philadelphia Open Studios Tour
Studios across West and Northwest Philadelphia are opening up the doors this weekend for a behind the scenes look at the artist's space.
Dine Out for the Environment
Dine Out for the Environment lets you taste delicious food and drink while helping the CAC fight for your right to clean air.
The Philadelphia Insectarium and Butterfly Pavillion
You can find about 2000 butterflies and 80 different species of arthropods all living on Frankford Ave in Holmesburg.
Vision Zero Breakdown
Philadelphia has the highest rate of vehicle involved pedestrian deaths in the entire country.
Rethinking Transit: SEPTA's Bus System
SEPTA's antiquated transit system is due for some upgrades to make service easier and available to all Philadelphians.
Go Philly Go Visits the Wissahickon Environmental Center
The Wissahickon Environmental Center is surrounded by some of Philadelphia's last remaining forests and meadows.
Fireflies on the Parkway
Artist Cai Guo-Qiang lights up nights on the parkway with his public art exhibit "Fireflies."
Park(ing) Day 2017
Providing temporary public open space . . . one parking spot at at time.
Join Love to Ride Philadelphia
From October 1-31 we're celebrating bicycling across Philly by giving out lots of prizes and creating some fun and friendly competition between workplaces, with the core goal of getting more people riding bikes!
Greenfest Philly 2017
Free & all are welcome join Clean Air Council on Sunday, September 10, 2017, for Greenfest Philly!
Where to Paddle in the Philadelphia Area
Summer is here and there’s no cooler way to spend it than on the water. We’ve rounded up the top paddling spots for kayaking, canoeing and pedal boating in the Philadelphia area. Bring your own boat or join a guided tour!
GoPhillyGo Goes to Bartram's Mile: Bike Ride & Tour
Explore the brand new Bartram's Mile with GoPhillyGo and Bartram's Garden!
6 Ways to Celebrate Opening Day for the Trails
From spending leisure time on a local trail with your dog to a fist-bump relay or toad hike, here are some ways you can celebrate Opening Day for the Trails!
GoPhillyGo Goes to Fairmount Water Works: Water Works Tour & Happy Hour
Learn about this award-winning urban environmental education center!
7 Great Views of the City & How to Get There by Public Transit, Foot, or Bike
Ever wonder where you can get a gorgeous view of our city? We've complied a list of urban and nature destinations that are easily accessible by walking, biking or riding public transit where you can do just that.
Ready, Set, GoPhillyGo!
GoPhillyGo’s trip-planning website is now available for mobile
Multimodal Happy Hour
Multimodal Transportation Happy Hour hosted by GoPhillyGo, SPOKE magazine, and Firth & Wilson Transport Cycles
Thursday, February 16, 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Fergie’s Pub, 2nd Floor
1214 Sansom St., Philadelphia, PA 19107
Video Trip to SCEE
GoPhillyGo.org takes a trip to The Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education located off of Hagy’s Mill Road in Philadelphia.
Part 2: Winterize You + Your Bike
In this blog, Aaron Ritz, who is on his tenth year of winter cycling in Philadelphia, adds his tips and useful habits for winter cycling. Aaron has been biking for transportation all of his life, including snow and ice covered roads in Iowa, Minnesota, as well as Japan.
Part 1: Winterize You + Your Bike
Part 1 of a 2 part series on winterizing yourself and your bike. Read this article to learn about what to wear, and read an interview with seasoned winter commuting cyclist, Larkin S. Check out part 2 to learn how to winterize your bike.
Video Trip to Palmyra Cove
GoPhillyGo student ambassadors, Tykee James and Stephanie Mason, used GoPhillyGo.org to plan a trip to one of our featured destinations, Palmyra Cove Nature Park.
Clean Air Council Staff Enjoys #PopenStreets
Many of Clean Air Council's staff were here to take part in what became a haven for pedestrians and cyclists.
Photos courtesy of Logan Welde.
Connor Barwin for GoPhillyGo
Philadelphia Eagles linebacker Connor Barwin for GoPhillyGo