Keynote: Urban Hiking San Antonio: Highlights, Lessons, and Challenges
3:05 PM - 3:50 PM
Wed Oct 14, 2020
Virtual Main Stage - Hosted by Robin Stallings
Recorded Video: Watch video
ASLA - American Society of Landscape Architects CPRP/NRPA - Certified Parks and Recreation Professional/National Recreation and Park Association APA / AICP - American Institute of Certified Planners


CEUs for this session: 0.75


To record, identify, and describe on-the-ground examples of pedestrian infrastructure and challenges in San Antonio as experienced during a virtual urban thru hike of the City.


Learning Objectives:

- Recognize the needs of pedestrians with different objectives (commuters, tourists, exercisers, etc.)

- Identify infrastructure that helps and hinders pedestrians in San Antonio

- Give examples of ideas to take back to other cities


Participants will join Liz on a virtual curated section of the San Antonio Urban hike, which will be used as a case study for a broader look at the city pedestrian experience as a whole.

Liz Thomas Urban Hiker, American Long Distance Hiking Association -West