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Shrewsbury - Walking for Health
Walking in a group is a great way to start walking and to stay motivated. You’ll make friends, have fun and discover new places to walk in Shrewsbury as well as improving your health and fitness.
♥ Strollers - Gentle pace, few or no gradients, easy terrain, 30 to 60 mins.
♥♥ Steppers - Possible gradients, varying terrain, up to 90 mins or brisk pace up to 1 hr.
♥♥♥ Striders - Reasonably demanding off road walks. Some challenging terrain, up to 2hrs.
1.30 pm Battlefield 1403 Visitor Centre, Upper Battlefield, Shrewsbury SY43DB ♥/♥♥ (2nd & 4th Monday each month)
10.30 am Claremont Bank Surgery, Claremont Bank, Shrewsbury SY11RL ♥♥ (1st & 3rd Tuesday each month)
10.00 am Hanwood Village Hall, Hanwood ♥♥ (1st and 3rd Wednesday each month)
10.30 am The Lantern, Meadow Farm Drive, Harlescott, Shrewsbury SY1 4NG ♥
10.30 am Marden Medical Practice, Sutton Road, Shrewsbury SY2 6DL ♥/♥♥
10.00 am Ladies only Walk, St Nicholas Spa & Cafe Bar, Castle Street (Converted church next to the Castle)SY12BQ ♥♥ (On the last Thurday each month the Group meet at Shrewsbury Bus Station for an 'away' walk)
1. 30 pm Abbots Wood Day Centre, Eskdale Road, Monkmoor SY2 5UD ♥/♥♥
10.00 am Pontesbury Medical Practice, Pontesbury SY5 0RF ♥/♥♥
10.30 am Haughmond Hill, Car Park outside PineTops cafe SY4 4PW ♥/♥♥/♥♥♥ (1st & 3rd Friday each month)
09.30 am New for 2014 Attingham Park , Meet in the courtyard ♥ Normal admission charges apply (1st and 3rd Saturday each month. see attached poster for more details)
Shrewsbury Weekend Walks in March 2014
Sat 8 th March 10.00am - Meet by the Shops on Conway Drive, Monkmoor ♥♥♥ 1 1/2hr circular walk
Sat 15th March 10.00am - Meet by the footbridge on Frankwell Car Park ♥♥♥ 1 1/2 hour circular walk
Sat 22nd March 10.00am - Meet at the entrance to Shropshire Wildlife Trust, Abbey Foregate car park ♥♥♥ 1 1/2 hr circular walk
Please note thats the routes will be dependant on weather conditions
Please wear appropriate footwear with a good grip (paths may be muddy) and dress suitably for the weather conditions.
Volunteer Walk Leader Training
The next Volunteer Walk Leader training course will be held on Wednesday 26 March 2014 at the Lantern in Shrewsbury. Details and booking form attached.