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  • Active Transportation

    An award-winning, 'Bicycle Friendly Community,' Virginia Beach has over 300 miles of bikeways and trails, including trails in over 230 parks and natural areas, 27 miles of unpaved paths in two state parks, and a federal wildlife refuge.

  • Steve Lambert - Active Transportation Senior Planner

    “Active transportation” is a means of getting around that is powered by human energy, primarily walking and bicycling. Often called “non-motorized transportation,” Parks & Recreation has adopted the term “active transportation” since it is a more positive statement that expresses the key connection between healthy, active living and our transportation choices.

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    VB ParkFinder Mobile App

    VB ParkFinder allows you to search for parks and facilities by name, proximity, ​and specific features like playgrounds, ball fields, kayak launches, and more. At home or on the go, you can find the nearest park, get driving directions, view hours, and see available amenities.

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    Explore City Park Trails

    We have several beautiful paved and soft trails for you and your entire family to enjoy and explore. Our city park system provides a refuge from everyday stress where you can get out and experience fresh air and sunshine.​