After Christmas was cancelled last year we are delighted to be offering walks and Christmas Day Morning and Boxing Day this year.
Most of our walks will be operating as usual over the Christmas period, but there are some cancellations. Please check the full schedule and full details of all our walks by clicking "Book an Event" below.
Walking is a great way to get out and meet new people while improving your health and wellbeing. We walk in all weathers, all year... smiling, talking and enjoying each others company.
We offer over 60 walks, (mostly weekly) across Buckinghamshire. Our trained volunteer walk leaders and backmarkers are there to help you walk at your own pace, with no need to worry about being left behind, lost or feeling left out. However, please try and book the level of walk you feel you can do.
All new walkers are welcome whether you are fit and active, haven't exercised in a long time, or have been advised to join by a doctor.
So, come and join us!
- not all our walks as indicated on the map are operational so please check via the booking site - (click on Book an Event below).
- Bank Holidays - not all walks operate so please check the booking site
- All (i.e. past and new) walkers are required to submit a new registration form via the link below before booking or taking part.
If you are not able to register online, paper copies of the registration form will be available from your walk leader on-site.
This is not the same as making a booking. to do this you need to click on the link below "book an event".
Make a booking
Book a Simply Walk event online. Read our instructions on how to make a booking.
- read our information about taking part in a Simply Walk during coronavirus PDF, 107KB
Cancelling a booked event
Don't worry if you cannot attend. You don't need to cancel. This may change if we have to restrict numbers again because of COVID etc.
Levels of walk
Level 1 - Get started with walks over flat ground and no stiles (up to 45 minutes)
Level 2 - Occasional stile and gradient (up to 60 minutes)
Level 3 - Occasional stile and gradient (between 60-90 minutes)
Level 4 - Occasional stile and gradient (90 minutes plus)
Please note the level 4 walks are "Progression Walks". These are not part of the national Walking for Health Scheme.
Please note: This video was produced prior to COVID 19 and social distancing rules.
What to wear
Please wear suitable footwear and clothing and bring a stick if you need one. We also suggest that you bring water with you.
Bringing your dog
Well behaved dogs on non-extendable leads are permitted, at the discretion of the walk leader. It is the owner's responsibility to ensure their pet is covered by liability insurance.
Registered assistance dogs are allowed on all walks.
Volunteering with us
Simply Walk is seeking more Volunteer Walk Leaders.
Supporting Simply Walk
Funding for Simply Walk is not guaranteed every year. From the fabulous feedback we receive we know how much Simply Walk means to you. We want to be able to continue offering this service throughout Buckinghamshire.
Therefore, if you feel able, please consider giving a donation. We need to raise funds to support and continue Simply Walk.
You can also donate by sending a cheque. Cheques should be made payable to The Buckinghamshire Council. On the back of the cheque, write: Simply Walk LPRW 256 Cost Code 932636.
Please send to:-
c/o The Buckinghamshire Council
Walton Street Offices - 6th Floor
All funds will go directly to Simply Walk to help us to maintain the programme.