Ivybridge Walk and Talk

About Us

 

Ivybridge Walk & Talk is part of Walking for Health in South Devon.

There are  5 other schemes in the South Hams including Totnes, Kingsbridge, Dartmouth, Modbury & South Brent.

The walks are led by trained, friendly, volunteer walk leaders who will be sure to give you a warm welcome. If you are a new walker, please arrive 10 minutes before the start time to complete a simple registration form.

All walks are free, all you need are comfortable shoes, loose fitting clothing and waterproofs if wet. And do bring some money if you wish to stop for refreshments afterwards.

Walking is the lowest risk of all physical activities, yet produces massive benefits to physical fitness and mental wellbeing. It is a great way to explore your local area, make new friends and learn more about your immediate community.

Please click on the walks below to find out  more information or download a programme via the link on the side of the page. 

Our Walks

Walk name Route options available Length (hours)
Ivybridge Thursday Grade 3
Thursday Grade 3
1:30
Ivybridge Tuesday Grade 2
Tuesday Grade 2
1:00
Monday Grade 1 Enabler Walking For Health Ivybridge
Walk Option 1
0:30

Ivybridge Walk and Talk offers walks on two days of the week:

Grade 1 walk every Monday **Starting soon** – This walk is  suitable for people who have not walked much before, are looking to be more active, or are returning from injury or illness. They are up to 30 minutes on flat ground or gentle slopes with mainly firm surfaces and accessible to pushchairs and wheelchairs.

Grade 2 walk  every Tuesday – This walk is suitable for people who are looking to increase their activity levels. They are between 30 - 60 minutes and may include some moderate slopes, steps, uneven surfaces and possibly stiles.

Grade 3 walk every Thursday – This walk is suitable for people looking for more challenging walks and increasing their level of physical activity. They are generally 45 – 90 minutes and may include steeper slopes, steps, uneven surfaces and stiles.

Click on the specific walks to find out more information.

 

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Ivybridge Thursday Grade 3
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Contacts

Lorraine Hawkes
Volunteer Coordinator
f.hawkes@sky.com
  

Contact

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