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Walking for Health

Regular Guided Walks are offered in Church Stretton and throughout South Shropshire

  • Led by trained walk leaders
  • In small groups
  • Gentle walks - perfect if you are recovering from illness
  • An opportunity to meet people and make friends
  • Different walks for different abilities
  • A leader at the front and back so you'll never get left behind or be too slow
Walking for Health in Church Stretton

Meet at the Mayfair Community Centre, Easthope Road, SY6 6BL.

Please arrive 5 – 10 minutes before the start time, we aim to leave promptly.

Level 1 -- 11am every Wednesday.

Level 2 -- 10.30am every Wednesday.

Level 3 -- 10.30am every Friday.

Level 4 -- 10.30am every Tuesday.

Description of walk levels

Level 1: Gentle pace, easy surface, few or no gradients, 15 to 45 minutes.

Level 2: Paved or good paths, some gentle gradients, generally no stiles, 45 to 90 minutes.

Level 3: Off road, occasional steep gradients and stiles, up to 2 hours.

Level 4: Off road, hills, steeper gradients and stiles, 2+ hours.

Why is walking so good for you?
  • It has great health benefits
  • It improves your confidence and energy
  • Its free and easy
  • No special equipment is needed
  • You can start slowly
  • It's sociable