Welcome to Walking in Parkes.

This is a site for locals and visitors alike who love walking (or need to find a love of walking). The aim is to progressively add interesting walks that will encourage us to enjoy all that the region has to offer.

The latest addition to the site is a contemplative walk at the Rotary Peace Precinct and Arboretum.

Peace Precinct and Arboreteum >>

Peace Precinct and Aboretum

Plus a guide to some of the stairs and steps you can use for that extra bit of muscle tone:

Stairs and Steps >>

Stairs at Bushmans Hill

Do you have a favourite walking track we should include?

Please let us know.

The Walks

Five walks added to Walking in Parkes already.  Then there’ll be six, then eight … they will need organising.

To get us started, the walks are being grouped under four categories: