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
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
14 November 2017 10:00 - 12:00 Available
21 November 2017 10:00 - 12:00 Available
28 November 2017 10:00 - 12:00 Available
5 December 2017 10:00 - 12:00 Available
12 December 2017 10:00 - 12:00 Available
19 December 2017 10:00 - 12:00 Available

Contact Info

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

Upcoming events

Mini-beast Safari

Thu 17 Aug 2017
11:00-15:00
Join us for on mini-beast hunt as we track down some of Chirk Castle's smallest residents.

Running for beginners 2017

Sat 19 Aug 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!

Falconry in the gardens

Sun 20 Aug 2017
11:00-15:00
Relive history at Chirk Castle with falconry in the picturesque gardens. Watch a flying display, and take the opportunity to get closer to these amazing birds.

Nordic Walking 2017

Tue 22 Aug 2017
10:00-12:00
Get fit and have fun with weekly volunteer guided Nordic Walking sessions at Chirk Castle.

Muddy Art

Tue 22 Aug 2017
11:00-15:00
Get messy this summer and create some muddy art at Chirk Castle!

Guided Bat Walks

Tue 22 Aug 2017
20:30-22:00
ALL SOLD OUT. 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.