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 Join Walk Kansas!

March 15 - May 9, 2015

Walk Tall! Walk Strong! Walk Kansas!


Walk Kansas in now an official partner of Every Body Walk!


Launched in January 2011, Every Body Walk! is a campaign aimed at getting Americans up and moving. Along with our partner network, we are working to spread the message that walking 30 minutes a day, five days a week really can improve your overall health and prevent disease.

2015 Features!

Walk Kansas Photo Challenge

Walk Strong Activity Guide

Making a Difference with Walk Kansas

Walk Kansas is a team-based program that will help you and others lead a healthier life. Join this program and

  • be more active with friends and family,
  • make better nutrition choices,
  • and walk away your stress.


Fruits & Veggies More Matters
Walk Kansas is based on the 2008 Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans.   The name of the program implies walking but many forms of physical activity count toward Walk Kansas miles. Nutrition information provided through this program is based on MyPlate guidelines and Fruits & Veggies - More Matters®. 

For more information about Walk Kansas, contact your local Extension Office for program registration materials.

2015 - Team Count: 471
KSRE Employee Registration        

This year Walk Kansas program exclusively promotes participation of K-State Research and Extension employees. Click here to sign up and read more information.


Biology class at The Larry Dixon Center had 13 students successfully complete Walk Kansas! Students gained a heightened awareness of proactive lifetime health habits. They said, 'Awesome' and 'I loved it' and 'Let's get more schools doing it.’

Geary County

Walk with Ease        

familyWalk with Ease is a new structured walking program, from the Kansas Department of Health and Environment, that offers support, information, and tools to help participants develop successful exercise routines.



A health initiative presented by Kansas State University Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service