Biking and Walking Routes
There are various biking and walking routes on the GVSU campus, including both Allendale and the downtown Grand Rapids (Pew) campuses. In addition, West Michigan offers a variety of paths around the campus community.
BENEFITS OF BIKING & WALKING
- Brisk walking is considered moderate physical activity.
- Walking reduces your risk of heart disease, stroke, high blood pressure, colon cancer, and diabetes.
- It can help you sleep better at night and Increase your energy levels.
- You can meet new people and socialize while you are walking!
*The university is supportive of obtaining physical activity throughout the day. Faculty and staff are welcome to walk building halls (not just designated areas) as a means for exercise while also being cognizant and respectful of students, faculty and staff working in those areas.