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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.

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.

Times

Prices

Event prices

Ticket typeTicket category
One person£6.50
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The basics

Booking details

Call 07891932782

Suitability

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.

Accessibility

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

Upcoming events

Event

Trust 10K 

Fancy a morning run through the beautiful grounds of Clumber Park? Our free monthly 10k trail runs are a great way to blow away the cobwebs, get some exercise and take in spectacular scenery.

Event summary

on
25 Feb to 22 Dec 2024
at
09:00 to 11:00
+ 10 other dates or times
Event

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

on
28 Feb to 25 Dec 2024
at
09:30 to 10:30
+ 43 other dates or times
Event

Breeze around Clumber Park: Women-only bike ride 

Join Clumber Park's Breeze Champions on a led bike ride through the parkland. All abilities welcome.

Event summary

on
2 Mar to 7 Dec 2024
at
10:15 to 12:15
+ 9 other dates or times
Event

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

on
5 Mar to 1 Oct 2024
at
11:30 to 12:30
+ 7 other dates or times