Winter Walk Wednesdays

Winter Walk Wednesdays


March 18 @ 07:00 am
Winter Walk Wednesdays

Winter Walk Wednesdays are back!

After three years and 300+ participants, let’s ignite year four with even more people lacing up the boots and walking to work, school, or just for fun. Winter Walk Wednesdays is a region-wide celebration.

HOW IT WORKS

  • Commit –Commit to a walk every Wednesday from January 8th through March.
  • Together – Invite a classmate, co-worker, neighbor for a walk.
  • Walk – Go for a walk. Easy peasy.
  • Share – Extra credit! We want to see how you Winter Walk Wednesdays. Share your walk-tastic image with us using #winterwalk on your favorite social media or send us a photo at hello@elgruponorte.org

WHO WINTER WALKS?

You do! Please help us build a collection of stories about all of your winter walk experiences. Why do you love winter walking? Read the growing list of stories and submit your own at “Who Winter Walks?

WHAT’S HAPPENING?

Are you looking for extra motivation for your Wednesday walk? Here are the happenings.

  • Coffee – $2 off bags of whole bean coffee at Morsels, a Free coffee at Raduno, and Espresso Bay when you mention winter walk Wednesday.
  • Shopping – Score 5% off at Oryana by arriving on foot any day, and Wednesdays are senior discount day.
  • Movies – 25¢ Classic Matinees at The State Theater.
  • Student Banking – TBA’s Student-Run Credit Union‘s happen on many Wednesdays at several walkable elementary schools. Check for deposit days at their Calendar. 
  • Play and Learn – Preschool Play and Learn at 11 AM and Let’s Build and Create at 4 PM at TADL’s Woodmere branch.
  • Storytime – Preschool story hour at 10 AM and 1 PM at the TADL’s Interlochen branch.
  • Munson Walk – A 30-minute lunchtime walk at Munson, both indoor and outdoor options. For Indoor, meet at Elevator D. For outdoor, meet at the parking lot between Bldg. 29 & Parking Structure. Walks start at 11:30.
  • Score 10,000! – Score 10% off at Running Fit when you walk 10,000 worth of steps on a Wednesday. Must have a fitness tracker, FitBit, Strava, Garmin, etc.

Stay up to date on Winter Walk Wednesdays Happenings.

COMMUNITY PARTNERS

Do you represent a business or group in Northern Michigan? We invite you to get involved as a Winter Walk Wednesdays partner. Help promote and encourage Northern Michiganders to get out and walk. Please email us at hello@elgruponorte.org to request promotional materials and have your logo added to our Community Partners list.

UNDERWRITERS FOR WINTER WALK WEDNESDAYS

A huge snowy thank you to the Michigan Fitness Foundation, Blue Cross Blue Shield, TBA Credit Union, Traverse City Track Club for supporting Winter Walk Wednesdays.