Walking and Wheeling in Hounslow
Walking or wheeling is the easiest way of getting activity into your daily routine. You don’t need any special equipment, it’s free, and you can do it pretty much anywhere!
With its multiple parks and open spaces, Hounslow has the highest proportion of green areas of all London boroughs. One of the best ways to appreciate these spaces is to get out and walk around them.
If you're just looking for a way to get from A to B, try using this WalkIt journey planner to work out the best route. Many transport providers publish accessibility information and guides in alternatives formats, like braille or large print. You may find these by looking for 'accessibility' on their website or in the 'help' section. You may fin this by using Transport for London: plan a journey or Citymapper. Alternatively, if you're looking for a more picturesque stroll, take a look at the sites below:
- Greentalk route planner
- TfL's Walks in west London page
Group walking or wheeling is an easy way to make exercise much more fun!
Not only this, if you’re walking or wheeling to improve your health, joining a group can be a really great way to keep you motivated – it allows you to encourage each other, and dissuades you from bailing out at the last minute.