West Berkshire Heart Support Group, Reading
We now have an additional walk in Prospect Park on a Thursday. It is our medium walk of a mile and a quarter and is suitable for those who want to exercise with others.
We are now a Walking for Health Accredited Scheme
|Walk name||Route options available||Length (hours)|
|Reading - Thursday Prospect Park Walk|
Reading - Thursday Prospect Park Walk - Long
Reading - Thursday Prospect Park Walk- Medium
Reading - Thursday Prospect Park Walk - Short
Three health walks have been launched in Prospect Park. Meet on Thursdays at 9:45am for 10am start in Prospect Park car park.
Short Walk, 0.6 mile (up to 30 minutes), on a made up path. Suitable for beginners, those who have not walked very much recently and need to take things easy at first
Medium Walk, 1.25 miles ( 45 minutes), on grassland and paths. For the more practiced walker.
Long Walk, 2.0 miles (up to 45 minutes) on grassland around the perimeter of the park. There is a steep slope behind the Mansion House. Walk is faster and suitable for enthusiastic walkers.
NB. Only the first walk is suitable for complete beginners