Trafford - Walk for Health

About Us

 

Walk for Health - Trafford is an organisation run by local volunteers, in partnership with Walking for Health, Trafford CCG, Public Health Trafford and Sale Sports Club. Our walks are promoted by local surgeries, but  anyone can join in: you don’t have to have a specific health problem and it doesn’t matter what size, shape or age you are!

Our wellbeing walks range from 45 - 90 mins and are suitable both for those wishing to start walking, or those wanting to improve their fitness, meet new people and discover open spaces in their local area. All walks are led by a trained Walk Leader, who will discuss any individual needs at the start of the walk, and plan support as necessary.

Walking is a great way of getting the recommended 30 mins moderate exercise a day, 5 days a week – without needing any special skills or having to buy expensive kit. The walks shown here are FREE and do not require booking. Just turn up on the day and enjoy yourself. All you need is a comfortable pair of shoes and clothing suitable for the weather!

NB: New walkers will be asked to complete a short registration form. We adhere to the Rambers' Privacy Policy, which can be viewed at: http://www.ramblers.org.uk/technical-stuff/privacy-policy.aspx

Our current walks are listed below. For more details, including date, time and meeting place, just click on the name of the walk you are interested in. We expect to start walks in other parts of Trafford over the next year – watch this space!

If you want to join a walk or volunteer to help lead walks contact the Trafford scheme co-ordinator, Dave Walmsley, on dwalmsley@uk2.net

Our Walks

Walk name Route options available Length (hours)
Bodmin Road and Firsway Walk, Sale
Through Woodheys Park woodland to Stamford Brook Community Woodls
1:00
Boundary House Walking Group, Sale
Various routes, long and shorter
0:40
Conway Road Walk, Sale
Various routes around Sale Moor
1:00
Conway Road Walk, Sale
Various routes around Sale Moor
1:00
John Leigh Park Walk, Altrincham
Around the park and surrounding area
1:00
Partington
COMING SOON
1:00
Primrose and Gloucester House Surgeries, Urmston
Davyhulme Park walk
Urmston Meadows
Mersey bank
William Wroe Golf Course
0:35
0:45
0:55
1:00
Walton Park Walking Group, Sale
Walton Park Option 1_ Salisbury Playing Fields via Sinderland Brook
Walton Park Option 2_ Worthington Park
Walton Park Option 3_ Canal Circular
Walton Park, Sale, Option 4_ Newton and De Quincey Parks
1:00
1:15
0:50
1:15
West Timperley
Around the Stamford Brook Estate
0:55

Our Events

Keep an eye on our events page for details of forthcoming walks and events.

August 2018

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
30
31
1
2
3
4
5
 
 
Bodmin Road and Firsway Walk, Sale
10:30
 
Conway Road Walk, Sale
13:30
 
Walton Park Walking Group, Sale
10:30
 
 
 
 
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
John Leigh Park Walk, Altrincham
10:30
 
Primrose and Gloucester House Surgeries, Urmston
10:30
 
West Timperley
13:00
 
Boundary House Walking Group, Sale
13:30
 
Bodmin Road and Firsway Walk, Sale
10:30
 
Conway Road Walk, Sale
13:30
 
Walton Park Walking Group, Sale
10:30
 
 
 
 
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
Primrose and Gloucester House Surgeries, Urmston
10:30
 
John Leigh Park Walk, Altrincham
10:30
 
West Timperley
13:00
 
Boundary House Walking Group, Sale
13:30
 
Bodmin Road and Firsway Walk, Sale
10:30
 
Conway Road Walk, Sale
13:30
 
Walton Park Walking Group, Sale
10:30
 
 
 
 
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
Primrose and Gloucester House Surgeries, Urmston
10:30
 
John Leigh Park Walk, Altrincham
10:30
 
West Timperley
13:00
 
Boundary House Walking Group, Sale
13:30
 
Boundary House Walking Group, Sale
13:30
 
Bodmin Road and Firsway Walk, Sale
10:30
 
Conway Road Walk, Sale
13:30
 
Walton Park Walking Group, Sale
10:30
 
 
 
 
27
28
29
30
31
1
2
Primrose and Gloucester House Surgeries, Urmston
10:30
 
John Leigh Park Walk, Altrincham
10:30
 
West Timperley
13:00
 
Boundary House Walking Group, Sale
13:30
 
Boundary House Walking Group, Sale
13:30
 
Bodmin Road and Firsway Walk, Sale
10:30
 
Conway Road Walk, Sale
13:30
 
Walton Park Walking Group, Sale
10:30
 
 
 
 

Contacts

Dave Walmsley
Trafford Scheme Co-ordinator
01612828154
dwalmsley@uk2.net
  

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