The Barry County Blue Zones Walking Challenge, powered by Spectrum Health Pennock, is a community-wide, summer-long event that will encourage everyone to move naturally while spending time outdoors, meeting new friends, and exploring the walking and hiking paths that Barry County has to offer.
GOAL: Walk at least 30 minutes per day.
TRACK: Keep track of your time (and your steps, if you wish) on our printable tracking sheets.
GROUP WALKS: Group Walks will be held Tuesday evenings at 7:00 pm starting at SHP Wellness Center and Thursday mornings at 7:00 am starting at selected trails around the county.*
WHO: This challenge is open to all participants in-person or virtual. Sign up with friends, family, neighbors, or coworkers!
WHEN: The challenge will run from June 14th to August 31st.
HOW: Track your time walking per week with the printable calendars and you’ll be entered to win raffle prizes at the end of the challenge.
*Group Walk times may be subject to change.
Sign up below to receive weekly emails with the location of the week’s walking route along with encouragement and tips to keep you moving naturally and connecting with friends and neighbors all summer long.