Sat, Sep 08|
RWJ Somerset Walks -- HealthHike Walking Program @ Duke Farms
Learn about the Duke Farms property and family history from an experienced docent as we explore the beauty of the grounds while enjoying the fresh air and camaraderie of group exercise.
Time & Location
Sep 08, 2018, 9:00 AM
Duke Farms, 1112 Dukes Pkwy W, Hillsborough Township, NJ 08844, USA
About the event
RWJ Nature Walk: Duke Farms -- September 8, 2018
Learn about the Duke Farms property and family history from an experienced docent as we explore the beauty of the grounds while enjoying the fresh air and camaraderie of group exercise. We will meet at the Farm Barn Orientation Center at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday, September 8th for a 2 to 3 mile walk along paved, grass, and gravel paths with stops at the Orchid Range, Old Foundation, and Great Falls. The Farm Barn Cafe is open 8:30-11:00 a.m. for anyone interested in a post-walk coffee with friends.
HealthHike is a free walking program, sponsored by the Community Health Department at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Somerset and the Bridgewater Commons Mall.
Where & When
Individuals may walk at the Bridgewater Commons Mall, Monday through Saturday as early as 6:30 a.m. and Sunday at 9 a.m. Walkers can park in the parking deck and enter the mall at the main entrance on Level 3 by the AMC Theatres.
Monthly meetings are held on the first Wednesday of each month, October through June, in the AMC Theatres at Bridgewater Commons at 10 am. Meetings feature speakers from RWJUH Somerset, updates on the HealthHike Walking Program, and prizes for improved health.
How to Join
To become a HealthHike walker, please visit the mall management office located on the first level behind the Pottery Barn store, during business hours Monday through Friday, from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. Upon completion of the application, the mall will provide an identification badge and mileage-tracking card. Feel free to contact the Community Health Department at 908-595-2345 for more information.
Please remember to consult your physician before beginning any exercise program!