NordicWalkin’Lyon by Alptis – the city discovered through Nordic Walking!

The 6th edition of NordicWalkin’Lyon by Alptis will be held on the 16th and 17th of October 2021.

This 100% Nordic Walking event, is unique in France and offers courses to discover the most beautiful sites of the city of Lyon.

The 4 proposed routes will mainly be pedestrianized, on stable grounds and tar. The routes will be marked, secured and will offer festive refreshment points. Also heritage guides from Lyon will animate the walks with guided tours to inform curious Nordic walkers.The courses will allow everyone – from non-athletic walkers to experienced Nordic Walkers – to discover and walk through the emblematic sites of the Gaule’s capital: Berges du Rhône et de la Saône, Place Bellecour, Collines de la Croix Rousse et de Fourvière, Vieux Lyon, Confluence…

At the Parc de Gerland, the Salon de la Marche Nordique® (exhibition) will offer free activities around the Nordic Walking theme and will feature equipment manufacturers, federations and actors from the health and sport industry, on the site of the Petite Prairie.