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NB Today the walk starts in Tissington Village
These gentle walks are suitable for people who would like to start Nordic Walking to get fit but have no/ little walking experience, have had an injury or an knee/ hip operation.
We often walk on the Tissington Trail as this is fairly level and even. But we will also incorporate fields and hills in our walks which are 2-3 miles.
Gear 1 and 2
Sometimes we meet somewhere else to do a similar walk.
Please do not book for this walk if you think you may have symptoms or have been in contact with some one who has symptoms of Covid-19. Thank you for your understanding.
This is for members with a Nordic Walking UK FREEDOM passport.
Please note, there are toilet facilities after the walk
Price: £5.50Book Now
A more gentle walk for those with a recent medical condition that means that mobility is limited, and who feel their fitness levels have declined as a result. The challenge is still to manage an hour walk, with rests when needed. Regularly weekly walks can bring improvements.
Start of the walk is at the same time of the other group. Warming up exercises are together and we meet again in the car park for a hot drink.
This is for members with a Nordic Walking UK FREEDOM passport.
Cancellation Policy: Please cancel 2 hours before the scheduled start time for a session credit to be applied. Cancellations inside of 2 hours will be charged in full.
Join Sally & John for an adventure in the Wareham Forest.
Explore the amazing Wareham Forest - miles of tracks and trails with surprising viewpoints and a mix of terrain from heathland heather to unique bogs (we won't walk in that!) Stunning trees, full of birdsong and plenty of deer and other wildlife too. Uneven ground, roots and mud at times.
We meet in the Sika Trail Car Park for a circular route through the Wareham Forest.
Free parking. No toilets.
Gentle WALX that incorporate balance work, flexibility and Yoga postures focusing on the breath. This is a gentle stretch class with some mindful movements.
It's ideal for anyone who wants to progress gently with their exercise.
Please adhere to social distancing of 2 metre apart from other class attendees and other park users and carry a face mask and hand sanitiser.
Price: £9.00Book Now
Knole is beautiful at any time of the year - if it's not too muddy we will venture off the main paths.
We will pass by the tea room for a toilet break if required!
I need a minimum of 3 people for a walk. Please cancel by 6pm the day before a walk. If you need to cancel after this time or on the day of the walk, I would ask that you just let me know that you cannot attend and the walk will remain chargeable. If a walk is to be cancelled due to insufficient numbers, I will let you know by 8pm the evening before.
MODERATE Walks - walks might involve hills and we walk at a pace of around 3 - 3.5 miles per hour. The walks are usually around 90 mins.
These WALX make every step count! Total Body walking™ is a unique mix of drills and strength exercises.
Start the day with a fast paced circuit of this lovely reservoir. We finish the session with a set of exercises/ drills to improve muscle strength, agility, stamina and balance.
A higher intensity and extended version of an old favourite, where we will fully explore the landscape of Rectory Wood and Field. This is an attractive walk with good views, and plenty of interest, as well as being good for a workout, with plenty of hillwork and woodland steps to get the circulation pumping.
Wear a Christmas hat or jumper if you wish, and join us in the Pavilion afterwards for a warming drink by way of a Christmas celebration.
Nordic Walx are simply sociable Nordic walks in a mixed ability group, enjoying beautiful locations in and around South Shropshire and beyond. Most routes are circular and will try to make the most of the beautiful surroundings.
We are adhering to Covid-19 social protocols. Please use your own poles and bring your own water.
Please do not book on for for a walk if you think you may have symptoms, or do have symptoms or have been in contact with some one who has symptoms. Thank you for your understanding.
Price: £9.50Book Now
Total Bdoy WALX sessions are all about improving fitness. This session is a walk with drills, using the terrain and distance stamina and endurance will mprove.
Some resistance work will be included using resistance bands. Technique is also worked on, good technique will provide an excellent cardio and overall body workout.
This session is a mix of everything to get you stronger and fitter.
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WALX of Wellbeing are free walks led by qualified volunteer walk leaders, previously known as Walking for Health Walks these are a great way to get outdoors, enjoy the green spaces and make new friends.
Free WALX of Wellbeing - Danson Park
Please book your session prior to walking, don’t hesitate to get in touch if you need any help.
Meeting Day and Time: Thursday 10.00am
Meeting Point: Danson Stables, Danson Park, DA6 8HL
Parking and Buses: Yes
Toilet and Cafe: Yes
Description of the Walk: From the car park the WALX Guide will lead you through the park, around the lake and into the beautifully cared for English Garden. Approximately 1.5-2.0 miles. There is a footpath that is suitable for pushchairs, wheelchairs, and mobility scooters.
A hidden gem of a park with numerous grassy paths and trails - perfect for all seasons walking in good company. If you are looking for an hour of ‘feel good’ exercise in a spectacular location, this is the walk for you. You will feel energised whatever the weather in this lovely place…
Ideal for those with concerns about either distance, pace, rehabilitation or certain medical conditions. These gentle walks will be just what you need to build up your confidence and improve your health. Balance, co-ordination and strength exercises will be incorporated.
This is a small group Nordic Walk. It is on meadow and field trails with a mini circuit + strength and balance exercises incorporated and is 2 miles long at a gentle pace.
£7 BUT INCLUDED IN UNLIMITED WALKS P/W + UNLIMITED ZOOMS £28 PER MONTH PACKAGE
Join us for this gentle paced 2-3 km walk around the Cottam area.
It is essential to register and book in advance online.
Price: £3.00Book Now
Start in Manor House Gardens, then explore the local area on a variety of routes.
These sessions are for Lewisham residents and you must have completed a ‘Learn to NW’ course before joining these sessions.
After warming up together we’ll break into smaller groups, so you may be with the instructor or a volunteer leader to walk at a pace that suits you
Gentle WALX that incorporate balance work, flexibility and strength exercises.
We will take a gentle walk around the park.
We will stop for rests and to do simple exercises to help with strength, balance and flexibility, together with breathing exercises
Great for those who are getting back into exercise, have a health condition or simply want to move well and be fit for life! Our wellbeing Instructors are qualified to deliver WALX for all levels so it’s never too late to take that first step.
Upton Country Park has over 140 acres of beautiful award-winning gardens, open parkland, woodland and shoreline, with stunning Georgian Grade II* listed Upton House
Optional refreshments in cafe afterwards
Price: £10.00Book Now
A mixed paced walk (suitable for ALL) of approximately 2 miles focusing on improving technique.
The session is likely to cover a mix of gears and some of the key teaching points of Nordic walking so that you can refine your technique and enable you to feel more confident to join regular Nordic walks at the intensity to suit you.
Price: £7.50Book Now
Join Emma for a Gentle paced Nordic Walk at Furzton Lake
A Gentle and safe way to walk yourself fitter! These walks use poles to improve general fitness and increase joint mobility (Pace approx 2-3 miles p/hr)
GENTLE pace: 4 km/2 miles p/hr
TERRAIN: Mostly flat tarmac or grass paths
DISTANCE: approx 4km
PLEASE READ FULL WALK DESCRIPTION FOR MORE DETAILS.
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Enjoy sociable Nordic Walking for Freedom Passport holders in a variety of locations with a mixed ability group.
Lead by accredited instructors or leaders, these walks make the most of our beautiful countryside and are a relaxing way to enjoy being active outdoors, at the same time as improving your fitness and wellbeing.
We'll walk for at least an hour, longer if your time allows.
Poles provided. Wear outdoor activity footwear and clothes suitable for the weather.
Price: £7.50Book Now
We are adhering to strict COVID-19 social distancing protocol. Please use your own poles, water,
facemask hand sanitiser and tissues.
Please donot bookon for a walk if you think you may have symtoms or have symptoms or have been in contact with someone who has symptoms Thank you for your understanding.
Explorer Walx are simply sociable Nordic walks in a mixed ability group, enjoying beautiful locationsin and around Shropshire.
This is a walk which will take you around the beautiful grounds of Attingham and parkland
Gears 1 & 2 Walx will be used during this walk.
Dress to suit the weather including sun protection.
Special instructions for Walking at Attingham Park.
You donot need to pre book a slot at Attingham Park in addition to booking the walk but you will need to Identify yourself as a booked Nordic Walker. ie bring your booked Nordic walking booking confirmation email if possible. I will provide Attingham with a list of attendees.
NT members should show their membership card on entry.
Non National Trust Members need to be aware that they need to pay a £5 Active pass on arrival for each session (or become mebers if they plan to walk reguarly).
You Will need a face mask to access toilets, cafe and shop.
NOTE 10AM START THIS WEEK TO ALLOW FOR BREW BREAK AT CAFE AT 11AM. LED THIS WEEK BY OUR WALK LEADER RUTH EVANS. This is a faster paced 1 hour Adventure Walk led by Walk Leader, Ruth Evans and replaces the Thursday Thunderer Workout Walk when Instructor Susan isn't available. Start times and locations vary to give variety on a week by week basis so please check carefully each week but all will be in the Salford area.
This week - starting from Parr Fold Park, Walkden, Worsley. (Why not stay after the walk for the brew break social at the cafe)
Meeting point – Meet outside the park entrance at the corner of Park Road & Rutland Road. From the A580 East Lancashire Road, turn onto the A575 Walkden Road. After passing Worsley College on your left, at the mini roundabout turn left onto Park Road (circa 0.5 mile from A580). Then turn left into Rutland Road as you reach the end of the park. There is a large layby to park as you turn into Rutland Road. Please don't block driveways. We will meet at the park entrance on Rutland Road.
Toilet facilities are available at the cafe after the walk (along with the usual hot drinks and snacks) which opens at 11am.
Please note: No poles are available for hire on this session.
Price: £12.00Book Now
A gentle walking pace incorporating strength and balance exercises outdoors. This Wellness WALX is designed for those who benefit from progressive, gentle exercise, and is open to those using poles, not using poles or who would like to try poles. Beginners are very welcome.
A moderate paced, exhilarating walk on droves, tracks and grassland surrounding Badbury Rings. Always pretty during the summer months with a mix of terrain and countryside. Several different routes.
Come along and give WALX a go. Your qualified Instructor will guide you through how to get the MOST out of every step you take! Great for beginners and experienced WALXers alike. Everyone is welcome on this wellness walk with or without poles.
Learn how to WALK WELL, harnessing the power of good posture, your core muscles and the perfect stride.
Experience how PACE and HILLS can be empowering and how working on balance, flexibility and strength can make walking twice as effective... whatever you are aiming to achieve .
Try out some poles, try other ways to boost strength, help with weight loss and make walking WORK for you!
Join this friendly mixed ability group. Many members prefer to walk with poles as they find it is more effective than ordinary walking .(When poles are used we are able to engage the upper body, core muscles, improve posture, help balance and burn more calories)
These walks will be ideal for anyone recovering from Covid or other health conditions and those walkers who want a gentle return to fitness levels.
Please bring a small rucsac with your drink and any medication you may need
Price: £9.50Book Now
This social walk lead by a qualified Walx Leader or Instructor will give you the enjoyment of walking in our stunning countryside in a social group. The key focus of these walks is meeting and chatting to fellow walkers, the duration of these walks do vary.
These walks are either through open countryside, along the canal or thought the parks and gardens of Leamington.
It is a lovely enjoyable way of walking with the opportunity to go for those longer walks if you are looking to challenge yourself over a longer distance or over steeper terrain .