Nordic Walking 2017

Get fit and have fun with weekly volunteer guided Nordic Walking sessions at Chirk Castle.

  • Booking advisable
  • Free event

Weekly on Tuesdays throughout the year, Nordic Walking is a great way to improve your fitness and confidence and have fun at the same time.

In partnership with Sport Wales we have developed a series of Nordic walks lead by accredited, qualified, friendly volunteer guides.

Walk duration is around an hour. Poles will be provided. All abilities welcome - under 18s accompanied by an adult.

The basics

Booking details
Call 01691 777 701
Booking not necessary, but please email us to let us know you're coming.
Suitability
Children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
Dogs on leads are welcome.
Meeting point
Please meet in the car park at 10am, for a 10:30am start.
What to bring and wear
Please wear suitable clothing/shoes - walking poles will be provided.
Accessibility
This activity is suitable for all abilities and fitness levels, however may not be suitable for those with mobility problems. Please contact us if you are unsure.
Other
Please email carl.green@nationaltrust.org.uk to register your interest or involvement in one of our sessions so we have an idea of numbers. Can all new starters please come on the first Tuesday of the month, so we are able to tailor the sessions.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
27 June 2017 10:00 - 12:00 Available
4 July 2017 10:00 - 12:00 Available
11 July 2017 10:00 - 12:00 Available
18 July 2017 10:00 - 12:00 Available
25 July 2017 10:00 - 12:00 Available
1 August 2017 10:00 - 12:00 Available
8 August 2017 10:00 - 12:00 Available
15 August 2017 10:00 - 12:00 Available
22 August 2017 10:00 - 12:00 Available
29 August 2017 10:00 - 12:00 Available
5 September 2017 10:00 - 12:00 Available
12 September 2017 10:00 - 12:00 Available
19 September 2017 10:00 - 12:00 Available
26 September 2017 10:00 - 12:00 Available
3 October 2017 10:00 - 12:00 Available
10 October 2017 10:00 - 12:00 Available
17 October 2017 10:00 - 12:00 Available
24 October 2017 10:00 - 12:00 Available
31 October 2017 10:00 - 12:00 Available
7 November 2017 10:00 - 12:00 Available

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Contact Info

Name
Carl Green
Email
carl.green@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01691 777 701

Upcoming events

Gregynog Festival at Chirk Castle - evening classical concerts in the Chapel

Fri 23 Jun 2017
14:30-21:30
Wales's most prestigious classical musical festival has launched its programme for 2017 and is coming to Chirk Castle on the weekend of Friday 23 June.

Running for beginners 2017

Sat 24 Jun 2017
09:00-11:00
Give your fitness a boost in the beautiful surroundings of the Chirk Castle estate. A great opportunity to get started with running and meet other people, and who knows? You might be taking part in one of our 10km runs before you know it!

Trust10 trail run at Chirk Castle 2017

Sun 25 Jun 2017
08:00-11:00
The Trust10 is a monthly 10k trail run that gives you the opportunity to explore Chirk Castle's estate for free.

Guided estate walks

Sun 25 Jun 2017
11:00-13:00
Fancy seeing more of what Chirk Castle estate has to offer? Join a guided walk and enjoy the freedom to explore.

Nordic Walking 2017

Tue 27 Jun 2017
10:00-12:00
Get fit and have fun with weekly volunteer guided Nordic Walking sessions at Chirk Castle.

Guided Bat Walks

Tue 27 Jun 2017
20:30-22:00
The perfect opportunity to come and meet Chirk Castle's bat population. Guided by our Ranger Team learn about the bats' habitat, food and the conservation challenges we face.