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Nordic Walking

Nordic walking is a fantastic way to get fit in the great outdoors. Explore the beauty of Clumber Park with qualified instructors.

  • Booking essential
  • Admission applies

Nordic walking at Clumber Park takes place every Thursday morning between 10am and 12pm. Qualified instructors will take you to explore the acres of woodland tracks and lakeside footpaths on a 5-6 mile walk. These sessions are moderate to fast paced. Occasional Monday beginners sessions will run through out the year. See the schedules for more details.

You venture off into the quieter parts of the 3,800 acre parkland and explore the less well known heathland and forest.

Unlike when walking, Nordic Walking Poles are planted behind you. Pushing down and back through the special straps propels you upwards and along. The technique means that you naturally engage the muscles of the upper body and arms thereby using 90% of your major muscles, and burning 30% more calories. The forward propulsion promotes an improved posture which can help with back and neck problems. Using the poles correctly means your weight is shared through your arms a well as your legs therefore taking the pressure away from your knees and joints.

This event will need to be booked through Sherwood Nordic Walking. £6.50 per participant.



Event prices

Ticket typeTicket category
One person£6.50
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The basics

Booking details

Call 07891932782


Suitable for 16+ only

Meeting point

Meet outside the cycle hub.

What to bring and wear

Wear the correct clothing and footwear for the weather. Comfortable walking shoes or trail shoes with flexible soles are ideal. Always bring a bottle of water.


These walks are suitable for people with a reasonable level of fitness. It will be on woodland paths and uneven surfaces.

Upcoming events


Clumber Park Runners 

If you are completely new to running, looking to ease yourself back into some gentle exercise or training for a Parkrun or Trust 10K, this is the perfect group for you.

Event summary

26 Jun to 25 Dec 2024
09:30 to 10:30
+ 26 other dates or times

Weekly Dog Walk 

Come and join us at Central Bark, our dog friendly café, every Wednesday at 10am for a walk and talk around Clumber Park.

Event summary

26 Jun 2024 to 12 Mar 2025
10:00 to 11:00
+ 37 other dates or times

Mr Straw's House Worksop Walk 

Join our monthly led walk and follow in the footsteps of the Straw family. Discover fascinating facts about the town the Straws called home and the surrounding area.

Event summary

28 Jun to 25 Oct 2024
10:00 to 13:00
+ 4 other dates or times

Walled Kitchen Garden Tour 

Spanning four acres, the walled kitchen garden at Clumber Park is one of the grandest surviving 18th century walled gardens in England.

Event summary

2 Jul to 1 Oct 2024
11:30 to 12:30
+ 3 other dates or times