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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 ♥/♥♥(2nd & 4th Monday each month)
2.00 pm Minsterly, Longleat Close ♥ (1st & 3rd Monday each month)
10.30 am Claremont Bank Surgery ♥♥ (1st & 3rd Tuesday each month)
10.00 am Hanwood Village Hall ♥♥ (1st and 3rd Wednesday each month)
10.30 am The Lantern, Meadow Farm Drive, Harlescott ♥
10.30 am Marden Medical Practice ♥/♥♥
10.00 am Ladies only Walk, Serenity Gym, Castle Street ♥♥ (On the last Thurday each month the Group meet at Shrewsbury Bus Station for an 'away' walk)
1. 30 pm Abbots Wood Day Centre, Monkmoor ♥/♥♥
2.00 pm Ford, West View Communal Room ♥
10.00 am Pontesbury Medical Practice ♥/♥♥
10.30 am Haughmond Hill, Car Park ♥/♥♥/♥♥♥ (1st & 3rd Friday each month)
Weekend Walks in December
Sunday 7 th December 10.00am - Meet outside Shropshire Wildlife Trust Abbey Foregate ♥♥♥ 1 1/2hr circular walk through the Reabrook Valley or an alternative route depending on the weather.
Sat 14 th November 10.00am - Meet at the town side of Greyfriars Bridge ♥♥♥ 1 1/2 hour circular walk to Castle Bridge, the Dana, Smithfield Road returning via the Quarry
Sat 21 st December 10.00am - Meet at the shops on Conway Drive Monkmoor ♥♥♥ 1 1/2 hr circular walk via the Telford Way, the Weir, Castle Bridge and Underdale.
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 Friday 10 January 2014 at the Shirehall in Shrewsbury. Details and booking form attached.