The Monday Motivators are easy/moderate pace 1 - 1.5 hour walks exploring different locations around the Great Manchester area. The location will change every week and details will be posted nearer to the time. Where possible walks will end with an optional `brew stop` THIS WEEK - Monton Dukes Drive and Worsley Woods circular. NOTE EARLIER 12.30pm START TIME TODAY - 1 hour walk with optional brew/sandwich afterwards. Starting at Dukes Drive, Monton, we’ll walk along the Roe Green Loopline towards Worsley Woods through the woods and back ending with an optional visit to a Monton Green Cafe for a brew/sandwich.
Meeting point: Dukes Drive Visitor Car Park. Opposite The Waterside Pub on Parrin Lane, Monton (nearest Sat Nav reference M30 8AN). Free parking in Dukes Drive visitor car park.
Nearest toilets are at cafes in Monton Village (e.g. Costa) Walks will start and finish promptly so give yourself plenty of time.
We will be walking on both grass and paths so make sure you’re wearing supportive shoes/trainers with a good tread that you are happy to get dirty and comfortable clothing appropriate for the weather. Paws will be required (on and off on different terrains).
Please remember to bring 1 - bottle of water 2 - any medications you may need 3 - a small rucksack as you`ll need both hands free at all times 4 - a mobile phone is useful for any last minute notifications.
Please note - you can cancel online up to 24 hours before the walk. Unfortunately, refunds are not allowed after this time. Please contact me directly via phone/text on 07738 931710 if you need to cancel nearer to the start time so we’re not waiting for you. Likewise, please phone/text as well as using the online system if you want to book on at the last minute - we don`t want to go without you!
Hi I’m Susan Spain. My Parks and Pathways Nordic Walking group explores the wonderful outdoor green and urban spaces we have in the Salford, Bolton, Chorlton, Didsbury and wider Greater Manchester, Lancashire and Cheshire areas. My goal is to make Nordic Walking effective, fun and sociable outdoor exercise so that you feel good about yourself at the end of every session and feel welcome in our friendly inclusive group of walkers.