January at Clumber Park

by | 6 January 2023 | Community Event, Community facility, Exercise, Retford, Walking

January at Clumber Park is all about getting active in the outdoors with the following fitness sessions:


Second Monday of every month
Pushabout. A walking group created for anyone who has or looks after pushchair-aged children. During these accessible and beautiful walks, you can meet other adults, find support and build up your fitness on a basic level.

The walks are generally around three miles long and mostly on hard paths. Meet under the Clock Tower at 10.15am. Free event. Normal park admission applies. No booking required.


Every Wednesday
Clumber Park Runners, 9.30am, meet outside the Cycle Hub. Running group welcoming runners of all abilities. A mix of building basic techniques, technical drills, intervals, hill repeats and tempo runs. Free event, normal admission into the park applies. No booking required.

Every Wednesday
Dog Walking Social. Come along to explore the Park and enjoy a cuppa and a bite to eat in the dog-friendly café afterwards. Meet at Central Bark at 10.00am. No booking required.

First and third Wednesday of every month
Hardwick Village Evening Walkabout, 7.30pm to 8.30pm. Explore the Hardwick area of Clumber Park. Walks are up to three miles and last around an hour. Meet at Hardwick Village Social Club. If you haven’t been on this walk before, please contact 01909 476592 for further details. No booking required.


First Thursday of every month
Discover Clumber Park, 10.30am to 1.00pm. Led walk, exploring different landscapes and habitats. Walks are four to six miles and last two to three hours. Meet at the Discovery Centre. No booking required.


Every Saturday
Parkrun, 9.00am from Central Bark. Free event, free admission into the park. Must register at www.parkrun.org.uk/clumberpark. No booking required.


Third Sunday of every month
Sunday Walkabout, 10.30am to 1.00pm. Take in the sights of the park on a led walk. There’s two or three different distances to choose from on the day, between three and eight miles. Meet under the Clock Tower. No booking required.

Fourth Sunday of every month
Trust10, from the Front Field. 10k running event which encourages people to take up a new challenge in the great outdoors. Free event, normal admission into the park applies. No booking required.

There will also be weekend Lantern Walks throughout January (14th, 15th, 21st, 22nd, 27th and 28th January) from 3.00pm to 3.45pm. Meet outside Cycle Hire. See Clumber in a different light and hear social history stories of the park and the Dukes along the way.Free event but please book a place through the upcoming events page at www.nationaltrust.org.uk/clumber-park.