What we're about

Find some peace of mind through nature, exercise and socializing. We have a full calendar and a friendly group.

We love the outdoors, we love the benefits of walking and we love the company.

Benefits of Nature, Exercise and Socializing:

(click on the links for data)

• Nature (http://www.cambridgeblog.org/2018/07/research-reveals-benefits-of-experiencing-nature/)

• Exercise (https://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2013/apr/05/brisk-walk-healthier-running-scientists)

• Socializing (https://www.simplemost.com/health-benefits-of-being-social/)

Monthly Membership Benefits:

• 150+ Hikes and Walks annually.

• 12 History Hikes annually.

• Seasonal Member Appreciation Cookouts.

• 2-week no obligation trial on Meetup (https://www.meetup.com/Hampton-Roads-Hikers/)

Monthly membership is available through Meetup HERE (https://secure.meetup.com/Hampton-Roads-Hikers/pay_dues/)

Additional Annual Membership Benefits:

• 6 Appalachia Treks annually.

• Annual Camping Trip.

• Attendance at one of our Featured Tours for you and a guest.

OUR ANNUAL DUES OPTION IS AVAILABLE

https://www.hampton-roads-hikers.com/annual-dues

Upcoming events (5+)

Oceanfront Loop through Marshview

Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art

Explore the Oceanfront and Marsh View Park at 3 mph. We stroll the strip, navigate neighborhoods and cut through Marshview Park on a six-mile loop. Marsh View Park is the latest addition to Virginia Beach's many recreational opportunities. It is a relatively small park so most of this walk is down the boardwalk and through the neighborhoods. Find some peace of mind through nature, exercise and socializing. We have a full calendar and a friendly group. We love the outdoors, we love the benefits of walking and we love the company. Membership Options: 2-week no obligation trial on Meetup (https://www.meetup.com/Hampton-Roads-Hikers/) Monthly membership is available through Meetup here.., (https://secure.meetup.com/Hampton-Roads-Hikers/pay_dues/) Our annual dues option is available here… https://www.hampton-roads-hikers.com/annual-dues

Chrysler Glassblowing -River to River Walk

Chrysler Museum’s Perry Glass Studio

The Chrysler Museum of Art Glass Studio does a demonstration at noon. The demo is free and open to the public as are many great experiences at the Chrysler Museum of Art. See all of the Chrysler's events at: http://www.chrysler.org/events-calendar/ Then we walk the 5-mile round trip from the Elizabeth to Lafayette Rivers. Our 3 mph strides will take us past finely adorned homes and historic public buildings. Find some peace of mind through nature, exercise and socializing. We have a full calendar and a friendly group. We love the outdoors, we love the benefits of walking and we love the company. Membership Options: 2-week no obligation trial on Meetup (https://www.meetup.com/Hampton-Roads-Hikers/) Monthly membership is available through Meetup here.., (https://secure.meetup.com/Hampton-Roads-Hikers/pay_dues/) Our annual dues option is available here… https://www.hampton-roads-hikers.com/annual-dues

Groove at the Grove

Oak Grove Lake Park

Take time to traverse this neat loop in suburbia. Oak Grove Park has a popular trail that circles Oak Grove Lake. We will do 4-1.3 mile laps in 2 hours. Find some peace of mind through nature, exercise and socializing. We have a full calendar and a friendly group. We love the outdoors, we love the benefits of walking and we love the company. Membership Options: 2-week no obligation trial on Meetup (https://www.meetup.com/Hampton-Roads-Hikers/) Monthly membership is available through Meetup here.., (https://secure.meetup.com/Hampton-Roads-Hikers/pay_dues/) Our annual dues option is available here… https://www.hampton-roads-hikers.com/annual-dues

Pleasure House Weekday Walkabout

Pleasure House Point Natural Area

Take a day to walk the neighborhoods, inlet trails and under the new Lesner Bridge. We will trek five miles through sand, streets and past the Brock Environmental Center. If it is freezing we can detour to avoid the beach. Find some peace of mind through nature, exercise and socializing. We have a full calendar and a friendly group. We love the outdoors, we love the benefits of walking and we love the company. Membership Options: 2-week no obligation trial on Meetup (https://www.meetup.com/Hampton-Roads-Hikers/) Monthly membership is available through Meetup here.., (https://secure.meetup.com/Hampton-Roads-Hikers/pay_dues/) Our annual dues option is available here… https://www.hampton-roads-hikers.com/annual-dues

Past events (1,075)

Walk at Lake Smith

Lake Lawson / Lake Smith Natural Area

Photos (6,127)

Find us also at