C’Ville Walks With Heart

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Enjoy The Outdoors

This free community walking program takes you around Charlottesville to walk through various neighborhoods, explore parks, and to spend time outdoors. On days when it is cold and rainy, the YMCA’s indoor track is the perfect location to keep getting your steps in!

Increase Physical Activity

Do you want to increase your physical activity but not where to start? Then this walking group is for you! Long and short walking options are available. Track your steps and your weight loss . through this program!

Walk With Friends And Neighbors

All walks during the summer months (June-August) begin at 8am. Continue to walk year-round from the Brooks Family YMCA. Come walk with others at your own pace. Chat and ask questions of UVA health care professionals.

Earn Awesome Perks

The more steps you take, the more incentives you earn. Incentives include YMCA day passes, Ragged Mountain Running Shop shoe scholarship. water bottles, sunglasses, and more!

2019 Summer Schedule
DateStart LocationDistance
June 1Brooks Family YMCA1.5 miles
June 8Rives Park1.5 miles
June 15 Health Department1.6 miles
June 22Peterson Health Center - Region Ten2.0 miles
June 29Jefferson School City Center2.0 miles
July 6 Venable Elementary School2.5 miles
July 13Brooks Family YMCA2.75 miles
July 20Buford Middle School2.75 miles
July 27Riverview Park3 miles
August 3Saunders-Monticello Trail3.75 miles
August 10Washington Park4.0 miles
August 17IX Park4.0 miles
August 24Brooks Family YMCA4.0 miles
Addresses and Parking Instructions
  • Address: 151 McIntire Park Drive, Charlottesville,VA
  • Parking: Park in YMCA parking lot.
  • Meet right outside the YMCA’s frontdoors.
  • Address: 926 Rives St, Charlottesville,VA
  • Parking: Park in parking lot near playground
  • Address: 1138 Rose Hill Dr, Charlottesville, VA
  • Parking: Park in parking lot
  • Enter through Entrance #3
  • Address: 800 Preston Avenue, Charlottesville, VA
  • Parking: Parking available in the Region Ten parking lot
  • Address: 233 Fourth Street NW, Charlottesville, VA
  • Parking: Park on top floor of parking garage.
  • Address: 406 14th St NW, Charlottesville, VA
  • Parking: Park in school’s parking lot or on street
  • Address: 1000 Cherry Avenue, Charlottesville, VA
  • Parking: Park behind the auditorium
  • Address: 302 Riverside Ave, Charlottesville, VA
  • Parking: Park in parking lot and meet by the trail’s entrance
  • Address: Route 53 near Route 20, Charlottesville, VA
  • Parking: Meet in small parking lot on Route 53/Thomas Jefferson Pkwy.
  • Address: Intersection of Preston Ave and 10th St. NW, Charlottesville, VA
  • Parking: Parking available in parking lot off of 10th St. NW near the Washington Park Pool
  • Address: 522 2nd Street SW, Charlottesville, VA
  • Parking: Parking available near the art park (across the parking lot from Brazos Tacos)
Questions? Or Need Directions?

Contact Noelle Voges at NEV6E@virginia.edu or 434-243-9980.