The Green in Walking
Walking is a great way to keep your body at a healthy weight -- learn more about why walking is so important for good health.
Columbus Green Walks are a unique way to get active while learning about the environment in one of Columbus’ premier parks. These plotted paths are great for nature buffs and offer educational lessons for students -- all centered around one of the greenest activities - walking! And, walking (just like biking or using public transit) are great ways to save energy while you burn energy!
Take a Tour of Natural Sites and Good Green Practices
Columbus Green Walks is a self-guided walking map with audio tours of a Whetstone Park. The map direct you to sites while recorded messages tell you about each one. The phone number has a recording with information about each site on the map.
Please call the main number (614) 645-8110 and enter the 3-digit extension number to hear specific site information. The majority of the routes are accessible and flat.
Download the Green Walk Map.
Green Walk School Tours
Not located near Whetstone Park? No problem! Use the Columbus Green Walk School Tour & Activities to turn any space around your school into a Green Walk!
Download Columbus Green Walks School Tour & Activities.
More resources for teachers are available at www.greenkids.columbus.gov.