News and Community

Nordic Walking with Judi Spiers

Read Judie Spiers on Monday

Connecting Actively to Nature

Are you looking for a way to get more active? This course is designed for people over 55 who are currently inactive. Learn how to Nordic Walk in a supportive, friendly environment. Starting Thursday 29th October

Small group of 5 people

Next Community Mission with Goodgym Exeter

Thursday 22nd October 10.00 – 11.00am

Book your place here

RESULT! Great mission on Sunday 2nd August 2020

Photo: Klara, Goodgym Exeter

Awesome to be part of this Community Mission with Goodgym Exeter! Getting fitter picking litter, counting steps and having fun! RESULT! Afterwards we went for a Nordic Walk and ended with a outdoor coffee!

Read the Report here

Press Release and Re-Launch in May 2020

Article in the Express and Echo

Links to Exe Nordic Walking’s Re-Launch Articles in Grow Magazine, The Exeter Daily, and Exeter Living Magazine.

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Exeter Parkrun (suspended)

Exeter Riverside parkrun – Sue walks quite often and volunteers, so when you register look for Exe Nordic Walking in the list of clubs and Nordic Walk the parkrun with us, let’s build a Nordic Walking community who walk the parkrun.

Adventure Therapy Funding

Find out more about Adventure Therapy and how funding can help you enjoy the benefits of Nordic Walking.

“Our mission is to improve the emotional wellbeing of children and adults with unique health conditions, impairments or limitations through outdoor and adventure-led activities.

Activities are provided free of charge to our clients and we are funded entirely by charitable donations and the kindness and generosity of the communities we serve.”

Join British Nordic Walking

Membership costs just £12 per year for an individual and £20 for joint membership. Join today to become part of the UK’s most vibrant Nordic Walking community. 

  • A quarterly members’ newsletter with all the latest news on Nordic Walking in the UK. Be first to hear about the latest events, walks, holidays, races, challenges, and offers.
  • Discounted entry rates for the popular British Nordic Walking Challenge Events.
  • British Nordic Walking Member car sticker.
  • 15% off at Cotswolds Outdoor, Snow + Rock, Runners Need and Cycle Surgery – just show your membership card.
  • 10% discount on all on-line clothing purchases at Barefoot Studio Store, stockists of Nordic Walking clothing and kit.
  • Other special member offers. 

Exeter Walks

Here is a Link to John Harris’s Walking England, with local routes for you to enjoy


Exeter City Council – permission given to walk at King George V Playing Fields and the Quayside

Devon Wildlife Trust – permission given to walk at Ludwell Valley Park and Riverside Valley Park