When choosing bicycling or walking as an alternative mode of transportation, safety is an important consideration.
In this section, Trailnet presents an introduction to safety topics, including How to Bike and Walk Safely, Helmet Safety, Hydration and Sun Protection. Trailnet provides links to established websites with more complete information on all of these topics. Trailnet also provides Trailnetiquette Safety Tips for group rides, information about Bike Safety Rodeos for children and parents and links to current Missouri and Illinois Bicycle and Walking Policy and Legislation.
Safety & Trailnetiquette:
Follow these guidelines to make sure everyone enjoys safe and fun rides on the trails and at Trailnet events.
Bike-Walk Safety Resources:
Cyclists, pedestrians and motorists all share the road. Check out these resources and tips to keep everyone safe.
Missouri Bike Ped Laws:
View Missouri and Illinois policies and legislation about bicycling and pedestrians.