Mansfield Instep

Useful Links

Walking for Health Walk Finder           Enables you to find your nearest health walks anywhere in England

 

SPECIFIC TO NOTTINGHAMSHIRE

Greenwood Community Forest            Liaises with the County Councils of Nottinghamshire to preserve Sherwood Forest and

                                                           encourage community usage.  As a 'Friend' of Greenwood InStep value their support   

Guided Walks in Nottinghamshire        A compilation to help you find guided walks for your own level and interest

Notts County Council Walking Guide   Enjoy the countryside with 1600 miles of rights of way

Walking in Nottinghamshire                A list of local walking clubs plus hundreds of free walks and maps

Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust           Conservation of local wildlife by local people    

Mansfield U3A                                     Membership gives access to monthly Shuffler, Stroller, Walker and Rambling groups

Maun Conservation Group                  Enthusiastic volunteers who enhance our experience of the river and linked green spaces

                                                         

SPECIFIC TO THE UNITED KINGDOM

The Ramblers                                      Britain's biggest charity working to promote walking and conditions for walkers

National Trails                                     Long distance routes for walking and cycling through fine landscapes in England and Wales

Walking Britain                                   Over 10,00 pages with emphasis on the footpaths crossing our National Parks

The Happy Hiker                                 Free simple to follow directions for walks at home and abroad include GPS and downloads

Car Free Walks                                   Leave the car at home and take the train or bus.  Tips on cheap fares and places to go

Walking in our Towns and Cities        Find a walk in over 50 towns, route map between 2 points, journey time, step count and

                                                          calorie burn

Visit Woods                                        The gateway to woods that can be visited by the public

 

 

INTERNATIONAL WALKING

Walking the World                             Annual sub of £18 accesses 6000 routes, easy to follow format plus Ordnance Survey maps

 

HOLIDAYS

Ramblers                                            InStep is affiliated to Ramblers Holidays; we receive £10 for each booking quoting InStep

H F Holidays                                       Friendly, well run walking holidays at home and abroad

 

 

WALKING AND YOUR HEALTH

NHS Guide                                         Recommendations and health benefits

 

TELEPHONE TOOLS                             For Android or iPhone users, some useful apps to aid navigation and fitness                

Cardio Trainer                                  Free app with GPS and pedometer tools

Endomondo                                     Free app in conjunction with Team Macmillan tracking number of miles, time and speed

 

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