The GM Walking website is a hub of information about all things walking in Greater Manchester. There are walking routes to help individuals explore their local area and information on walking groups. There are lots of tips, blogs and resources to help make walking part of your everyday life.
Greater Manchester Walking Voice
A web of individuals and organisations that are sharing stories and evidence of what is working. Receive monthly newsletters and information about walking in GM. You can find out more about what the Voice does and how to join here.
Walking Champions #GMWalkingChamps
There are a number of resource to help support individuals to become a walking champion in their community or workplace including:
Cascade training workshops – Train-the-trainer sessions for those who are interested in learning how to deliver the walking workshops
The GM Way Campaign
The campaign materials and resources are aimed at the general public and aim to inspire and motivate through a range of personal walking stories. There’s a toolkit that explains the campaign, social media graphics and posters to advertise ‘your’ walks and links to the cases story videos.
Go Jauntly App
New Greater Manchester walking routes are available for FREE on the Go Jauntly walking app and can be even downloaded in advance so that they are available in offline mode (saving your mobile data costs). Many are step-free and so will appeal to wheelchair users and to families with pushchairs.
Daily Mile Toolkit (coming soon!)
A range of resources to help encourage people to take more daily short walks more in their community or workplace
GM Walking Grants have been allocated to a wide range of organisations to provide resource for community groups and voluntary organisations to increase walking in their community