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Walk NYC, Get out to a park and walk the City!, Free fitness walks led by experienced walking instructors

Walk NYC is a FREE program that encourages New Yorkers of all ages to get fit while enjoying the outdoors. With funding provided by Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield, Parks will staff locations throughout the city with trained walking instructors to lead one-hour walks (unless otherwise noted).

All are welcome!

For more information, please email rsvpwalknyc@parks.nyc.gov.

Find a Walk Near You

St. James Recreation Center
Meet at the Recreation Center.
2530 Jerome Avenue
Tuesdays, 6:00 p.m.
Wednesdays & Thursdays, 10:00 a.m.

Van Cortlandt Park
Meet at the Nature Center
246 & Broadway
Wednesdays & Thursdays, 9:00 a.m.

West Bronx Recreation Center
Meet at the Recreation Center.
1527 Jessup Avenue
Mondays, Tuesdays, Fridays, 10:00 a.m.

Marine Park
Meet at the Nature Center.
East 33rd Street & Avenue U
Mondays, 11:45 a.m.
Thursdays, 10:00 a.m. (note 2 hour walks)

Red Hook Recreation Center
Meet at the Recreation Center.
155 Bay Street
Saturdays, 8:30 a.m.

Sunset Park Recreation Center
Meet at the Recreation Center.
7th Avenue at 43rd Street
Wednesdays, 4:00 p.m. and 5:30 p.m.

Von King Recreation Center
Meet at the Recreation Center
670 Lafayette
Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, 10:00 a.m.

Al Oerter/Flushing Meadow Park
Meet at the Recreation Center
132-30 Fowler Avenue
Tuesdays, 10:00 a.m.
Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, 6:00 p.m.

Cunningham Park
Meet at the Bocce court
Next to the parking lot at 196 st & Union Tpke
Thursdays, 12:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Forest Park
Meet in Victory Field
Woodhaven Blvd & Myrtle Avenue
Saturdays, 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Roy Wilkins Recreation Center
Baisley Blvd & 177 Street
Tuesdays, 6:00 p.m.,
Thursdays, 9:00 a.m.
Fridays 11:00 a.m.

Clove Lakes Park
Meet at Clove Road and Victory Blvd
Fridays, 3:00 p.m.

Greenbelt Recreation Center
Meet at the Recreation Center.
501 Brielle Avenue
Mondays & Friday 10:30 a.m.
Saturdays 9:30 a.m.

Funding Provided By
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield


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