Walks Central

WOIB Walk 21

28 April 2013

8 Walkers Showed For the April 21 WOIB Walk. . . And thanks to a friendly passerby and Jara (a participant) who handed him her camera, we have the photograph to prove it. The weather held providing a cool and mostly dry hike through the Kelsey Creek Farm woods, including the one-hundred-and-sixty-something steps. We decided […]

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Behold The Beauty

8 March 2013

“You never know what you’ll see when you go for a walk.” That’s what my friend JoAnn Taylor of the Walking Connection says, and she couldn’t be more accurate. Case in point is this amazing blue heron that swooshed by us on the WOIB walk last month. Its wing span was massive and it took […]

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WOIB Walk 3rd Sunday Every Month

16 February 2013

See New Sights, Reach New Heights, Visit Beautiful Parks. Beginning February, 17th at 2:00 PM. Regular WOIB (WalkOnInBellWA) Walks begin again on the third Sunday of every month ~ beginning February 17th. That’s tomorrow! We will meet at 2:00 PM in the parking lot of Kelsey Creek Farm and decide which direction and how long we want to walk from there. What […]

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If Ever There Was A Day . . .

15 February 2013

Today Was The Day For A Walk It was a stunner! The sun was out in full force and warmed our part of the planet enough to leave my hat and gloves at home. At one point I almost felt too warm. It was glorious. So much so I couldn’t resist stepping onto the trail. […]

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Stairway Walks Day 2013

10 February 2013

If the Bellevue walk was any indication Stairway Walks Day 2013, with 15 walks taking place simultaneously across the region, was a big success. In support of Feet First and the book Seattle Stairway Walks, 12 people participated in the Bellevue walk and are seen here climbing the first flight of a 163 step stairway that […]

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Stairway Walks Event

6 February 2013

Stairway Walks, hosted by Feet First and authors Jake and Cathy Jaramillo, takes place Saturday at 10:00 AM It is a regional event featuring 15 guided walks from the Jaramillo’s new book, Seattle Stairway Walks: An Up-and-Down Guide to City Neighborhoods. Feet First Walking Ambassadors and assistants (pictured above) will simultaneously guide the various walks for this […]

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Stairway Walks Day Brings Fun And Fitness Across The Region

15 January 2013

In Seattle, Mercer Island and Bellevue on Saturday, February 9, 2013 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM Join Feet First for Stairway Walks Day   Featuring 15 simultaneous walks across the region to celebrate our valuable legacy of 650 publically accessible stairways. The stairs, many of them more than 100 years old, form a network of […]

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Walks Abound On New Years Day

1 January 2013

Perfect Winter Walking Weather Sunshine spilled into my bedroom through the gap in the curtain and I smiled, knowing a long walk would be my New Year Day activity of choice. Blue sky, a little frost and 42° in the sun made a lot of people feel the same way, apparently. In all my years […]

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C-U Soon!

11 July 2010

1.25 miles 20-30 minutes 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2705 steps 100 kcals Bellevue Botanical Garden This is the perfect walking route for City University folks who want to move their bodies but are short on time. It’s called C-U Soon and it was specifically designed for the busy professional […]

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C-U Shortly

4 July 2010

2.50 miles 45-50 minutes 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5625 steps 199 kcals Wilburton Hill Park Bellevue Botanical Garden C-U Shortly is a 45-minute walking route created for City University staff and faculty who want exercise and time-for-food in a lunch hour. Be glad and proud of yourself for taking time to […]

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