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 NORDIC Adventure Walks

Price: £8.00

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Main Instructor:

Jane Lees

Hosted By:

Ian Spedding

Walk Description:

Enjoy a 4.5-5 mile Nordic walk along the canals & footpaths of Mossley! This will be a faster paced walk with fewer breaks

To join this walk you must be able to maintain a steady pace of at least 3mph

Before booking onto this walk, please ensure you agree with our latest COVID guidelines

Where will today`s walk take us? Along the canal and bridlepath? Or up a hill for some far-reaching views? Wherever we go, we`ll be sure to have some fun and laughter!

Please let Jane know by Thursday lunchtime at the latest if you would like to stop at the cafe & what (if anyhing) you would like to eat so she can book enough tables & pre-order



Important Information

Distance: approx 4.5 miles

Gears: 2 (& 3 for those that want to push themselves)

Terrain: bridlepaths, quiet lanes, paths, some uneven ground, some hills, fields

Stiles: yes depending on route

Toilets: none

Toilets: toilets at cafe

Car parking: free on industrial estate/along main road


If you need to borrow poles, please let Ian know when booking. All poles will be cleaned before & after use, and straps will be washed after every use

Please dress appropriately for the weather, and don’t forget water, waterproofs (if necessary), suncream & bugspray! NO JEANS, WALKING BOOTS OR OVER-THE-SHOULDER BAGS PLEASE!

We will set off promptly. Please try to arrive 10mins early so you are ready to go. Please do not be offended if we do not wait whilst you get yourself sorted. We do a warm up close by so please do catch up.

Contact Ian directly if you are running late/need to cancel (07983 260 711). Similarly, if you book onto the walk less than 12hrs before the start, please text so we know to wait for you.  


Cancellation Policy

Cancellations more than 24hrs before a walk can be made on the Exercise Anywhere booking system. Cancellations made less than 24hrs before a walk will not be refunded and cannot be made on the system - please contact Ian either by phone or text on 07983 260 711 to cancel.