Gloucester: Walking for Health

About Us

About the walks: 

Free Local Walks – to improve the health and fitness of your community.

Led by fully qualified, volunteer, walk leaders.

Tailored to suit your individual needs.

Want to become a Walk Leader?

Enjoy Walking?

Have a good knowledge of your local area?

Enjoy socialising?

Have half an hour or more of your time to spare on a regular basis?

If you have answered ‘YES’ to any of these questions, are over 18, reliable and have good organisational skills then please contact us for any further information or just a chat about the scheme. Both the training to become a leader and first aid training are free, we will also supply everything you need to successfully schedule walks in your local area.

WANTED. A volunteer to help with setting up our web site and computer issues .Would you be the one ? Please get in touch.

Our Walks

Walk name Route options available Length (hours)
Abbeydale 30 min. start up walk
Abbeydale 30 min. start up walk
0:30
Abbeydale Health Walk
Abbeydale Health Walk
1:00
Abbeymead Turmut Hoer.
Abbeymead Turmut Hoer.
1:00
Barnwood Avenue Walk
Barnwood
1:00
Barnwood Sainsbury Health Walk
Barnwood Sainsbury Health Walk
1:00
Tuffley Health Walk
Tuffley Health Walk
1:30

Walks programme

January  2017--July 2017.

Gloucester Health Walks is your local Walking for Health scheme. Our walks are free, fun and friendly – perfect to help you get active and meet new people. If you’d like to take part, all you have to do is come along to the start point of one of our walks a few minutes early, so that one of our trained walk leaders can take your details. Then you’re free to take part in as many walks as you like, as often as you like. If you want to know more before you start, just get in touch

donmccallum987@btinternet.com or call 01452 611550 ( If out walking please leave a message )

 

Our regular weekly Walks in Gloucester.

 

Tuesdays at 10.00 meet at Abbeydale Community Centre car park Glevum Way GL4 4BL

This is 60minutes walk on fairly flat footpaths and parks.

This walk can incoporate a 30 minute walk upon request for those less able to do the longer distance.

Please note on the first Tuesday of the month this will be a Country Walk outside the City

After meeting up we share transport to a start point and walk  in the countryside.

Be aware there could be slopes and stiles on some of these walks, if in doubt check first.

Walk Leader Neil on 01452 619815.

 

 

 

 

Wednesdays at 11.00 meet at the Turmut Hoer car park on Abbeymead Avenue GL4 5GL

This is 60 minutes walk on local footpaths and parks

Walk Leader Paul on 01452 542516.

 

 

A series of 15 and 30 minute walks for people who have not done any exercise before

Who would like to get out and start gentle walks.

 contact Walk Leader Don on 01452 611550

 

Thursdays at 10.00 meet at the Green in Barnwood Avenue GL4 3AH

This is 60 minutes walk on footpaths around the area.

Walk Leader Eric on 01452 415450.

 

Tuffley Health Walk.

Friday at 10.00  For meet up and walk details please contact Bill on 01452545812.

 

 

 

 

Sundays at 10.00 meet in Sainsburys Store Barnett Way GL4 3RT

This is 60 minutes walk on local footpaths and parks.

Walk Leader Don on 01452 611550.

If you don't see a walk in your district contact us anyway ,We just might be able to start one!

 

 

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Contacts

Isobel Edwards
Gloucester City Council
01452 396614
isobel.edwards@gloucester.gov.uk
Don Mccallum
01452 611550
donmccallum987@btinternet.com
  

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On a Country walk.
Clock tower park