Walking for Health in North Somerset
By WestonSuperMare-People | Monday, January 20, 2014, 11:55
Please find below information on short health walks in North Somerset.
Nailsea – Monday 27th January.
The Nailsea group meets at Tyntesfield. The walk sets off at 11am. Choose from a short walk of 30 minutes or a longer walk of about an hour. The group alternates each month between two venues in Nailsea, enjoying a post-walk coffee at Scotch Horn Leisure Centre or the Tithe Barn (near Grove Sports Centre). The group usually ventures further afield for its last walk of the month.
For more information on the Nailsea group call walk leader John Wilson on 01275 852 942.
Portishead – Monday 27th January.
The Portishead group meets at Parish Wharf Leisure Centre, Harbour Road. The walk leaves at 11am and lasts about an hour. The group often welcomes around 30 walkers who enjoy a sociable walk at an easy pace in and around Portishead, with the occasional excursion further afield.
For more information on the Portishead group call walk leader Anne Brain on 01275 374 867.
Weston-super-Mare – Monday 27th January
The Weston group meets at The Coach House Pub, Locking. The walk sets off at 2pm and lasts about an hour. The group walks from a different destination each week, with over 30 routes in Weston and the surrounding villages.
For more information on the Weston group call walk leader John Western on 01934 511 808.
Winscombe – Tuesday 28th January
The Winscombe group meets at Woodborough Inn, Sandford Road. The walk sets off at 11am and lasts about an hour. The group enjoys fantastic scenery in and around Winscombe, plus the opportunity for a coffee and chat afterwards.
For more information on the Winscombe group call walk leader Tim Burrows on 01934 842 554.
Yatton – Thursday 30th January
The Yatton group meets at Ashton Court – Mansion House car park. The walk sets off at 2pm and lasts about an hour. The group enjoys fantastic walks in Yatton and the surrounding areas, plus the opportunity for a coffee and chat afterwards.
For more information on the Yatton group call walk leader Marion Davies on 01934 833 605.
To find out more about Walking for Health in North Somerset call North Somerset Council's Sport and Active Lifestyles team on 01275 882 730.