There are many reasons for walking – for health and wellness, to get to places and save gas, and of course, to connect with community! Join AARP Oregon and Rogue Valley Transportation District this year for some great NeighborWalks in the Rogue Valley. Get your steps in, meet new people, and explore Ashland, Medford and Grantspass on foot.

 

NeighborWalks: Ashland
Saturday, July 14 at 10:00am
Meet at 20 East Main Street , Ashland
Join us for a fun walk in Ashland. We will start at City Hall and explore Lithia Park and learn about history of the area with a knowledgeable
local historian. 1.8 miles – 2 hours – 3,400 steps

NeighborWalks: Grants Pass
Thursday, September 20, 10:30am
Meet at 201 East Park Street , Grants Pass
Explore Riverside Park with AARP. The tour will include items as diverse as the trees, the history, the river, and the current plans for the park.  Lunch at the restaurant will be optional at the end of the walk. 2 miles – 2 hours – 4,224 steps

NeighborWalks: Medford
Saturday, October 20, 10:30am
Meet at Common Block Brewery, 315 E 5th St, Medford
Join AARP and RVTD to explore Bear Creek Greenway ecology and the restoration efforts of the Greenway Stewards. We will also learn some history of downtown Medford. After the walk, anyone wishing to stay for lunch at the Common Block is welcomed. 2 miles – 2 hours – 4,224 steps