Shaftesbury Health Walks

There are a range of opportunities in Shaftesbury each week, all free and without any need to book; just turn up! The main Health Walk is on Wednesday mornings at 10.30am from Tesco (store entrance). There are evening walks from the Town Hall on Thursdays at 7pm and a Saturday walk at nearby Semley every other week. See the calendar for dates.

During the summer months (May-Sept) there's a Sunrise Walk if you're an early riser join Peter on Tuesdays at 6am!

All walks are free and everyone is welcome! For more details about any of our walks please contact Peter Wells on 07732 106713.

​Wednesday Walk (Routes are as flat as possible in Shaftesbury! (we avoid the big hills!).

Every Wednesday we offer a 30-40 mins short and 60 mins longer walk both starting from the Tesco supermarket.

MEETING POINT: By the trolley park just beyond the store entrance at 10.15am for a 10.30am start - look for the Walk Leaders wearing bright yellow high-visibility vests!

Evening Walk

​Every Thursday. Meet from 6.45pm for 7pm start. Approx. 60-75 mins (2-3 miles).

MEETING POINT: Town Hall

Sunrise Walk (May-Sept)

​Every Tuesday. Meet for a 6am start. Approx. 60 mins (1-2 miles).

MEETING POINT: Town Hall

Semley Saturday Walks

Every other Saturday at 10am. Walks of between 60-90 minutes on footpaths (may be muddy so please wear appropriate footwear).

MEETING POINT: Semley Village Stores, SP7 9AU

Tesco, Shaftesbury, Dorset, SP7 8PF

Toilets Toilets
Refreshments available Refreshments available
Rest stop available Rest stop available
Public transport accessible Public transport accessible
Car parking nearby Car parking nearby

Would you like to join this Walk?
If you'd like to join this walk please select a date in our calendar. If you'd rather not sign up online, or there are no walks listed in the calendar, it's usually fine to just show up on the day. We recommend contacting the scheme coordinator first to check that the walk is going ahead. Their details can be found on the scheme page.

Options

This is the list of the available walk options, to join the Walk select a date in the calendar below

TitleFeaturesDurationDistance
Short Walk
Toilets Toilets
Refreshments available Refreshments available
Rest stop available Rest stop available
Public transport accessible Public transport accessible
Car parking nearby Car parking nearby
0:401.5
Longer Walk
Toilets Toilets
Some inclines Some inclines
Refreshments available Refreshments available
Rest stop available Rest stop available
Public transport accessible Public transport accessible
Car parking nearby Car parking nearby
1:002.0
Shaftesbury Evening Walk
Some inclines Some inclines
Rest stop available Rest stop available
1:002.0
Semley Saturday Walks
Uneven ground Uneven ground
Some inclines Some inclines
May be muddy May be muddy
Rest stop available Rest stop available
Car parking nearby Car parking nearby
1:15

Calendar

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