There are a number of walking groups to help you get out and about in the borough. 

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We are running and walking club specifically for beginners. We are a registered charity with eleven running and walking clubs in various locations across Trafford. If you’d like to give running a try, or are looking to get back into running or walking, then MileShyClub is the club for you!

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Ramblers Wellbeing Walks

Short, medium and long walks throughout the week in Urmston, Altrincham, Broadheath, Partington, Sale and Stretford.Visit the Facebook page for more information. 

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Midlife Runners

Join us for our weekly one-mile walk starting from the Broomwood Community Centre every Monday at 2.30 pm. This walk is perfect for men and women looking to improve their health and fitness. You’ll get the chance to take in the sights and sounds of nature while enjoying the company of fellow walkers as we make our way through the streets of Broomwood, past the local park, and loop back to the centre. This walk is free of charge!

Contact Raji, the founder of Midlife Runners 

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Old Trafford BlueSci Walking Group

Come and join us for a wellbeing walk around different routes and locations in the local area. There will plenty of chances to have breaks and refreshments during each of the walking sessions. Consider suitable clothing and footwear in relation to different weather conditions. Visit the Old Trafford BlueSci Walking Group website for more information. 

  • Wednesday 10.3am-12.30pm.
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City of Trees

The City of Trees have free downloadable resources that highlight self-guided walks around a number of green spaces across the borough, from Sale Water Park to Sinderland Brook.

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School Streets

School Street is a road outside a school with restrictions on motor traffic at school drop off and pick up times to encourage people to get walking. 

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Friends of Victoria Park

Fresh Air Friday's are weekly graded and themed walks around the park, starting at a gentle 200 metres. It's aimed at those unused to walking, with health issues or recovering from illness.

  • 11am-12pm every Friday

Dress for the weather and wear suitable footwear, raincapes and umbrellas provided. For more information, visit the Friends of Victoria Park website.