Iowa's Walking Club promotes physical fitness through noncompetitive sporting events. Our events are designed to help community members have fun, become fit, and make friends. We hope you'll join us!



We continue to follow federal, state, and local guidelines while planning and promoting group activities. Follow us on Facebook for up to date information.

Before all walks, call the start location to check if the business has changed hours or closed.

All group walks have been cancelled up to October.

Changed year round and seasonal walks 

Altoona – Hours changed: Monday-Friday 5 AM-1 PM, 4 PM-8 PM; Saturday 7 AM-Noon

Amana – Hours are noon - 8 PM

Des Moines Beaverdale – The walk box is at 4046 Amick Ave Des Moines 50310-4101. It is in a blue plastic storage box outside where walkers can get to it even if no one is home. Remote start.

Des Moines Capital and Des Moines Waterways – The walk box is at 416 Oak Park Ave Des Moines IA 50313-3018. It is inside a Rubbermaid garden storage box next to the driveway behind the house where walkers can get to it even if no one is home. Remote start. Directions to the Start Point will be provided.

Des Moines Easter Lake - The walk box has moved. Contact Diana Whited at 515-783-5251 or diwhited1969@gmail.com for walk directions and stamped insert card.

Iowa City – Closed

Prairie City – The walk box has moved. Contact Peggy Doane at 515-240-5761 or pjohusker@gmail.com  for directions and stamped insert card. 

Upcoming Events
August Walk and Meeting
Mon, Aug 17
Gray's Lake, Des Moines
Aug 17, 5:00 PM
Gray's Lake, Des Moines, John R Grubb Ln, Des Moines, IA 50315, USA
Join us at beautiful Gray's Lake in Des Moines for a group walk at 5 PM.
September Group Walk and Meeting
Tue, Sep 15
Legion Park
Sep 15, 5:00 PM
Legion Park, 301 Vine St, West Des Moines, IA 50265, USA
Meet at Legion Park in West Des Moines. Bring your coins!
Stephen's State Forest Group Walk in Clarke County
Sat, Sep 26
Sep 26, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Trailhead, 2351 330th Ave, Woodburn, IA 50275, USA
20 State Parks in 2020: Rustic hiking in a beautiful region
River Walk with Iowa's Walking Club
Wed, Oct 07
Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden
Oct 07, 5:30 PM
Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden, 909 Robert D. Ray Dr, Des Moines, IA 50309, USA
A 3K walk to commemorate the 10th Annual Healthiest State Walk.


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