Nordic Walking (Tues)

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. New starters are very welcome at all of the sessions.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
27 August 2019 10:00 - 11:30 Available
3 September 2019 10:00 - 11:30 Available
10 September 2019 10:00 - 11:30 Available
17 September 2019 10:00 - 11:30 Available
24 September 2019 10:00 - 11:30 Available
1 October 2019 10:00 - 11:30 Available
8 October 2019 10:00 - 11:30 Available
15 October 2019 10:00 - 11:30 Available
22 October 2019 10:00 - 11:30 Available
29 October 2019 10:00 - 11:30 Available
5 November 2019 10:00 - 11:30 Available
12 November 2019 10:00 - 11:30 Available
19 November 2019 10:00 - 11:30 Available
26 November 2019 10:00 - 11:30 Available
3 December 2019 10:00 - 11:30 Available
10 December 2019 10:00 - 11:30 Available
17 December 2019 10:00 - 11:30 Available

Contact Info

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

Upcoming events

Running for beginners

Sat 24 Aug 2019
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!

Have-a-go archery, with Blaidd Field Archery club

Sat 24 Aug 2019
11:00-16:00
Fancy yourself as a bit of a Robin Hood? Come and have a go at Chirk Castle with Blaidd Field Archery club - all ages and abilities welcome!

Trust10 trail run at Chirk Castle

Sun 25 Aug 2019
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.

Nordic Walking (Tues)

Tue 27 Aug 2019
10:00-11:30
Get fit and have fun with weekly volunteer guided Nordic Walking sessions at Chirk Castle.

Pond Gazing - 50 Things family activity

Tue 27 Aug 2019
11:00-15:00
Discover a secret underwater world. Our pond is full of life, all you need to do is take a closer look!

Mr Magnolia - outdoor theatre

Tue 27 Aug 2019
14:00-15:00
Join Mister Magnolia on his wacky adventures, filled with Folksy Theatre's bold characters, live music, puppetry and audience interaction, it's a day out not to be missed! Based on the book by the legendary Quentin Blake.