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
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

Running for beginners 2017

Sat 21 Oct 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!

Conservation Exhibition

Sat 21 Oct 2017
12:00-16:00
Keeping Chirk Castle looking great is a year round challenge. This exhibition focuses on the work our Conservation team do through the year, and the challenges they face looking after a 700 year old building.

Trust10 trail run at Chirk Castle 2017

Sun 22 Oct 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.

Pumpkin Carving

Mon 23 Oct 2017
10:00-16:00
For some fiendish Hallowe'en fun pop along to Chirk Castle from Monday 23 to Tuesday 31 October and try your hand at pumpkin carving.

Nordic Walking 2017

Tue 24 Oct 2017
10:00-12:00
Get fit and have fun with weekly volunteer guided Nordic Walking sessions at Chirk Castle.

Autumn Veteran Tree Walk

Sat 28 Oct 2017
13:00-16:00
Join our Head Ranger for a special guided walk around parts of Chirk's 480 acre estate to discover our very special collection of veteran trees.