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Walk your way to improved health and well-being on one of our Ageing Well walks. We have a range of walks, varying in length and pace, to suit all needs and abilities.

Our Ageing Well volunteers will ensure a warm welcome and plenty of fun and laughs at each session. All walks are followed by refreshments and time for a chat.

Mondays

10:30am: Meadows. Meet inside Summerhall Cafe. Duration 40 minutes

10:45am: Meet at Tesco Extra, Corstorphine. Please see https://www.edinburghleisure.co.uk/ageing-well-walks for walking programme. Duration 45-60 minutes.

11:00am: Buddy Steps (part of Steady Steps programme). Meet at Royal Commonwealth Pool reception. Duration 20 minutes.

Tuesdays

10:00am: Easy walks, various locations. Please see https://www.edinburghleisure.co.uk/ageing-well-walks for walking programme. Duration 45-60 minutes.

2:00pm: Indoor COPD Friendly Walk. Meet at Debenhams Cafe, Ocean Terminal. Duration 20 minutes.

N.B. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).

7:00pm: Moderate walks, various locations. Please see https://www.edinburghleisure.co.uk/ageing-well-walks for walking programme. Duration 45-60 minutes.

Wednesdays

10:30am: Portobello Promenade (DEMENTIA FRIENDLY walking). Meet at Portobello Swim Centre, Cafe Refresh. Duration 30-40 minutes.

Thursdays

10:00am: Modarate walks, various locations. Please see https://www.edinburghleisure.co.uk/ageing-well-walks for walking programme. Duration 60 minutes.

1:15pm: Moderate walks, various locations. Please see https://www.edinburghleisure.co.uk/ageing-well-walks for wlking programme. Duration 60-75 minutes.

Fridays

11:00am: Victoria Park (a Move More Edinburgh walk). Meet at Edward IV memorial statue. Duration 45 minutes.

A contribution of £1 is welcome for all walks.

For more information about the walking programmes please contact our Ageing Well Co-ordinators.
Ages
65+, 50 - 54, 55 - 59, 60 - 64
Days and Times
Monday 10:30am / 10:45am / 11:00am
Tuesday 10:00am / 2:00pm / 7:00pm
Wednesday 10:30am
Thursday 10:00am / 1:15pm
Friday 11:00am
Saturday
Sunday
Venue
Contact Details
Contact Telephone: 0131 458 2183
Contact Email: active@edinburghleisure.co.uk
Website: https://www.edinburghleisure.co.uk/ageing-well-walks
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This record was last modified on: 27 January 2020