Older couple on a walk through some fields

The Galleywood walk explores paths across the beautiful Galleywood Common and takes in the old race course. In the winter, the walk takes in more paved areas as it can be muddy; during summer months the walk uses woodland paths and grassy areas. 

There are some inclines and some uneven ground on this 35 to 45 minute route, making it unsuitable for buggies or wheelchairs. 

Please note that, for each walk, a specific route has been agreed and risk assessed to provide the safest walking environment possible. This cannot be changed.

Walk day and time

  • This walk runs every Saturday at 12pm.
  • The walk on Saturday 10 December will not be running.

Prices

  • Free

How to register

If you have already registered or signed up for our walks, please just arrive in time for the start.

Otherwise, you can sign up and register for our Wellbeing Walks online now.

Essential information

  • Make sure you wear comfortable, sensible shoes and clothes appropriate for the weather. Please make sure you bring sun lotion and water in the summer. 
  • Unfortunately, we cannot allow any dogs other than assistance animals. 

Walk address and meeting point

This walk meets by the Horse and Groom Pub on Galleywood Common, CM2 8PL. 

How to get there

By bus

Get off at The Eagle stop; this is available on routes 14, 15, 15a, 100 or 140.  

Cycle

The meeting point is near the end of National Cycle Network Route 13.

By car

Free parking (including accessible spaces) is available at the Horse and Groom pub car park off Horse and Groom Lane.

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Last updated: 01 December 2022