Get Healthy Walking Club - Louisville

Feb 16, 2021
Community Outreach

Introduction to the Get Healthy Walking Club

Welcome to the Get Healthy Walking Club, brought to you by Norton Community Medical Associates. We understand the importance of staying active and maintaining a healthy lifestyle. Our walking club offers an exciting opportunity for residents of Louisville to improve their health and well-being while enjoying the outdoors.

Benefits of Joining the Walking Club

Regular physical activity, such as walking, has numerous health benefits. By joining our walking club, you can:

  • Improve cardiovascular health: Walking is a great way to strengthen your heart, lower blood pressure, and improve overall cardiovascular health.
  • Manage weight: Walking regularly can help you maintain a healthy weight or support weight loss efforts.
  • Boost mood and reduce stress: Being outdoors and engaging in physical activity can boost mood, reduce stress levels, and increase overall happiness.
  • Strengthen muscles and bones: Walking helps strengthen muscles, including those in your legs, back, and core. It also promotes healthy bone density, reducing the risk of osteoporosis.
  • Lower risk of chronic diseases: Regular physical activity, like walking, can lower the risk of chronic conditions such as heart disease, type 2 diabetes, and certain cancers.

Walking Routes and Trails

Our walking club explores various routes and trails in Louisville, offering you the chance to discover the beauty of the city while staying active. Some of the popular walking locations include:

  • Cherokee Park: With its scenic paths, wooded areas, and stunning views, Cherokee Park provides the perfect backdrop for a refreshing walk.
  • Waterfront Park: Located along the Ohio River, Waterfront Park offers picturesque walking paths, green spaces, and beautiful riverfront views.
  • Jefferson Memorial Forest: As one of the largest urban forests in the United States, Jefferson Memorial Forest provides an immersive natural environment for walking enthusiasts.
  • Big Four Bridge: The Big Four Bridge connects Louisville to Jeffersonville, Indiana, offering a unique walking experience with breathtaking views of the city skyline.

How to Join

Joining the Get Healthy Walking Club is simple and free. To become a member, follow these steps:

  1. Fill out the online registration form on our website.
  2. Receive your welcome email with important details and club guidelines.
  3. Stay updated with the latest walking routes, events, and challenges via email notifications.
  4. Meet fellow walking enthusiasts at designated meeting points and start exploring the trails together.

Stay Connected

At Norton Community Medical Associates, we believe in the power of community. Stay connected with fellow club members, share your walking experiences, and stay motivated to achieve your health goals. Check out our social media channels and join the conversation.


The Get Healthy Walking Club - Louisville, brought to you by Norton Community Medical Associates, offers an incredible opportunity to improve your health, enhance your well-being, and explore the beauty of Louisville's outdoor trails. With numerous benefits ranging from cardiovascular health improvement to stress reduction, walking is a simple yet effective way to stay active and maintain a healthy lifestyle.

Join our walking club today and experience the joy of walking while connecting with like-minded individuals. Register online, receive important updates, and embark on a journey towards better health.

Kijafa Jones
This walking club is a great initiative to promote a healthy lifestyle in Louisville. I'm excited to join and experience the benefits of outdoor exercise. Can't wait to meet new people and improve my overall well-being!
Nov 11, 2023