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Troy's Walk With A Doc
Troy Waterfront Farmer's Market/Riverfront Park
River and Fulton Streets
Troy, NY 12180
Region: Upper Hudson
DetailsEvent Type Walk/Hike Description The Walk With A Doc program is geared toward helping people improve their health by getting active. Walking for as little as 30 minutes a day can reduce the risk of coronary heart disease, improve blood pressure and blood sugar levels, elevate mood and reduce the risk of osteoporosis, cancer and diabetes. Proceed at your own pace while walking with local doctors from Capital Cardiology Associates and St. Peter’s Health Partners Troy in a fun, free walking program. Together, physicians and walkers enjoy a wonderful walk through beautiful historic downtown Troy. Upon conclusion of the walk, nurses will be on hand to take blood pressure and physicians will be available for questions. Troy's Walk With A Doc occurs on the second Saturday of every month, moving indoors during the winter. Sponsoring Organization St. Peter’s Health Partners Troy
Additional InformationThe route loops around Riverfront Park which has slight elevations.
Activities: This month's walk is offered as part of the Collar City Ramble.
Event Duration (hours): 1-2 hours
Length (miles): Based on individual capacity
Path: Returns to start
Boots Needed: No
Barrier Free or Wheelchar accessible? Yes