Walking for health

What is Walking for Health Bristol?

Walk for Health Bristol is an initiative which supports Bristol’s diverse communities to become more active through walking.

How to get involved

Already a volunteer? Visit our walk leader resource area

Why get involved?

Walking is the most accessible form of physical activity with many physical and mental health benefits. It’s also a great way of getting to know your local neighbourhood and making new friends.

Who can get involved?

  • Anyone of any ability wanting to get more physically active in a safe, enjoyable way.
  • Health and community organisations wishing to develop their own walking initiative for clients or staff

Walking for Health leaflet

Find out more about the project by downloading the leaflet below.

Walking for Health leaflet (pdf, 473 KB) (opens new window) (pdf, 473k) (opens new window)

Latest news

 

Film: Walk for Health Bristol - a participants perspective

To mark a decade of Walking for Health a 30 minute film was made by Bristol City Council giving 17 participants accounts of their experiences with the scheme.