I Like to Go For Walks

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 9,158 People

    WentAway WentAway
    22-25, F
    1 Response May 30, 2015

    It is 5.15 pm here. There was a beautiful day

    when 5.15 pm looked like this. Do you remember?
    novembermoon novembermoon
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Jan 2, 2016

    I love going on an afternoon walk

    but I'm can't be bothered to but if I had a dog yes I will go every afternoon to the park and hang.
    mblan11 mblan11
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Dec 16, 2015

    Only a few days ago, I went

    for a long solitary walk through the woods. I took off at a steady pace, just following the paths intuitively and observing my surroundings with interest, admiration and curiosity. I was not intent on getting anywhere in particular, so I took a random path that led me through...
    Injoy1767 Injoy1767
    46-50, F
    1 Response Oct 26, 2014
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    May 14, 2015
    helplease13 helplease13
    22-25, F
    Mar 25, 2016

    When you are burdened,

    sad,upset,depressed or whatever taking your mood down..Go Walk..Let the sweat come out. Let the mind run.. Let the thinking go on. Let your eyes see the beauty of nature. Let your heart see smiling people and affection..In such beautiful moments,you get a perception...
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Jan 13, 2016

    It use to clear my mind like lifting,

    now my mind races and fills with thoughts I can't erase, the pressure building with every step and recollection. Trying to find some inner peace from something that burns and aches so deep inside.
    Kman4You Kman4You
    41-45, M
    May 23, 2015

    Especially when I am in the company of solitude

    and silence and the path is pleasantly uncrowded.
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    1 Response Oct 28, 2015

    I like to go for walks

    because it keeps u into shape my your heart beat fast I love to run into the woods makes me happy I love to see stars in the woods when I walk outside ;)
    SparksFlySlave SparksFlySlave
    26-30, F
    4 Responses Dec 28, 2015

    I like going on walks now,

    I used to love going jogging but my old knees can't take jogging anymore, so I do the most what my body will do to help get good exercise,
    deleted deleted
    Oct 26, 2015

    i often will walk instead of driving.

    i walk to lunch and take the stairs. i onoy drive if the weather is bad or if my destination is more than 2 miles which takes about 30 to 40 minutes to walk. i see people drive to meetings or appointments across the street. i dont think that is worth the trouble of...
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    1 Response Aug 26, 2015

    I enjoy getting up early,

    before 5 A.M., going online to check email and the latest news items, then going for an hour and a half walk before a nice refreshing shower and a good breakfast. I enjoy the meditative, reflecting time while enjoying a vigorous walk.
    ProgressivelyCurious ProgressivelyCurious
    66-70, M
    3 Responses Apr 4, 2015

    Taking a few of my dogs to the dog park

    or for a walk on the trails is my favorite thing to do, probably ever. Nothing can replace that feeling of bonding with your dogs over a nice refreshing walk. :)
    minioreosarebomb minioreosarebomb
    22-25, M
    1 Response Apr 11, 2015
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    1 Response Oct 16, 2015

    I like to go for long walks on the beach

    or in the forest whilst I'm naked... All my problems are left behind.
    ItzPuppeh ItzPuppeh
    13-15, M
    3 Responses Jan 2, 2016

    Mon-Fri mornings it's a jog/walk on the

    treadmill, evenings it's the beach. Saturday morning the lake, after lunch, the woods, the evening the lake again and repeat Sunday. I love walking outside best it's so relaxing to experience the surroundings. :) x
    BeingHappi BeingHappi
    22-25, F
    1 Response Oct 31, 2015

    I walked 12.56 miles

    and completed an additional 3.94 miles in 140 minuts on a pre-cor machine, for a total of 16.5 miles today. I also did 20 bar dips and 8 chin-ups in a work-out.
    platypus456 platypus456
    46-50, M
    Sep 23, 2015

    When I'm down, feel hurt

    or confuse and need to clear my head, long walks help me feel tremendously better. There is something about fresh outdoor air that can rejuvenate the soul. I will have a date with my walking shoes tomorrow morning.
    Littlestth1ngs Littlestth1ngs
    41-45, F
    3 Responses Feb 28, 2015

    Who else thinks long walks alone are healing?

    When I was 18 I started walking because it was how I dealt with my OCD and anxiety. Every time I felt panic I would throw my headphones on and walk. By the time I was in my 20's it got so bad that I was walking 10-15 times a day. I've gotten help with my problems since and now...
    Djambo500 Djambo500
    26-30, M
    2 Responses Sep 23, 2015

    A Sunday Walk

    Some people go to church for their Sunday return to spiritual insights. I like to go out for a long walk, and contemplate, meditate, and chant. It is a great separation from the normal aspects of your everyday life.
    aoutdouze aoutdouze
    22-25, F
    1 Response Sep 11, 2013

    It's always nice and calming to walk.

    I enjoy walking with friends or by myself. I usually have a song in my head when I walk! :D
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    Feb 8, 2016

    August 25, 2015. Another nice long walk with

    my labrador this morning in the breezy sunshine. A few hundred yards into the walk and elderly gentleman was cutting his hedge. I stopped and had a chat with him and he stroked my pup, and she was giving him loads of love. We chatted about his hedge cutters, and his love for...
    NottsProfGent NottsProfGent
    51-55, M
    4 Responses Aug 25, 2015

    I just went for one yesterday,

    but then I started thinking about my ex-boyfriend and it became a run... That's one of the things I love about walking. It can act as so many different things for us. We could use them to clear our minds, to expand on the clutter, for exercise, or just to enjoy the beauty...
    wtfgirl001 wtfgirl001
    26-30, F
    Dec 16, 2015

    We have a pet dog. I always walk like 1,

    5 hour with the dog. I bring always my dslr camera with me. If i see a good opportunity to make a picture, i take it! :). I used to make pictures with my HTC Sensation when i began, but the quality was off. Now i can make some pretty pictures with my DSLR! :)
    deleted deleted
    Dec 17, 2015

    A few years ago my weight really got to me

    so I started going for long walks. If download a new album and had out with the ear buds and get lost in the music. It actually got to be quite a habit. At my age it took quite a while but I did lose weight. I also got into juicing, that whole Joe Cross movement. It does work...
    abbyroad56 abbyroad56
    61-65, M
    Aug 29, 2015

    When Im really low, I go

    for walks and look at the nature around me and mesmerise it
    CatWomen21 CatWomen21
    22-25, F
    Apr 4, 2015

    not long back ftom the grand canyon

    and what a 'walk' that was!
    Sbabyface Sbabyface
    26-30, F
    1 Response Dec 16, 2015
    palknight palknight
    31-35, M
    1 Response Sep 19, 2015

    Every day I walk and walk

    for miles. Every day, but windy days. My favorite thing to do is walk and hear nature all around me. Or see the birds fly around. I'm very easily entertained my nature itself.
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Feb 24, 2016

    I purposely go for long walks.

    I find any reason to walk further. It drives my friends and family crazy how I park at the tail end of the parking lot just to walk further away to the entrance door.
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    2 Responses Feb 29, 2016

    Walking with no define destination in mind is

    an opportunity to sort through the issues that trouble me and develop a plan of attack. Many times on these walks i sing aloud... other times i speak to the wind... still there are times when I walk in tears and silence... But no matter how I leave.. I return with a new...
    BlackBlueBrotha BlackBlueBrotha
    41-45, M
    1 Response May 23, 2015

    I love walking with you,

    my hand in yours, watching the changing colours of the sky. I want to walk a long long way with you, dearie.
    novembermoon novembermoon
    46-50, F
    4 Responses Dec 14, 2015

    Therapy On A Crazy Day

    Placing one foot in front of the other, I begin my journey. Destination unknown. I will go till my mind is clear. When the worries of the day have all faded away and bliss is my friend. I walk pass the regular route and embark upon the path that is ill-advised. I know that I...
    misery22 misery22
    36-40, F
    2 Responses May 30, 2012

    I have a long and very cold walk home,

    ****, i hate to walk home at This time & its So damn cold too.....
    Sunshineh13 Sunshineh13
    26-30, F
    Oct 18, 2015

    Just about every day,

    rain or shine, I walk my good dogs. We walk about three miles. Sometimes we chase squirrels. We walk in the early morning or the dusk of night... sometimes, if we can, we just walk in the middle of the day. We walk by the pond in the woods and sometimes we talk to God.
    Move4Word Move4Word
    51-55, M
    Mar 24, 2016

    I love walks in the fall the most seeing the

    leaves and trees change colors is a highlight to my boring day
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    Aug 3, 2015

    II like to go for walks

    both in parks and in woods.I enjoy diving myself into nature in its smell, in the humidity of its soil, in the drops of its morning dew or in the scent of its colourful flowers. The fresh air reinvigorates my body and lifts my spirit. I feel at my best!I prefer to go for walks...
    dayandnight33 dayandnight33
    46-50, F
    7 Responses Feb 25, 2016

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    supergirl805 supergirl805
    22-25, F
    Feb 29, 2016

    my father never really had a car

    even though he had his licensed so when me and my brother would visit him on the weekends we did A LOT of walking. I really enjoyed our walks to the movies, parks, grocery store and coffee shops. we would walk through the woods and it was such an adventure! now as an adult I...
    siciliana88 siciliana88
    26-30, F
    4 Responses Mar 11, 2016

    Calms my mind, gives body some movement

    and relaxes your soul. you can think while walking if you are angry... as the more you walk the more your anger subsides. A nature walk is the best thing possible :)
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    2 Responses Aug 17, 2015

    I like to walk early in the mornings around 5am.

    It's quiet and peaceful and it's nice to feel like I'm free from everything for a little while. It's like being on a different planet when nobody is about although the places are familiar. It helps me cope with the rest of the day.
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Nov 9, 2015

    Nothing makes my afternoon like a nice Run

    through the woods. I like ta walk as well. I think my favorite thing about it is the scenery and the clear thought that I experience in doing so.
    Stephenwashere92 Stephenwashere92
    22-25, M
    May 14, 2015

    I like to go for long walks especially

    when there's a little wind in the air.
    yrnjojo yrnjojo
    18-21, M
    1 Response Mar 18, 2015

    Ugh... What a way to air off some steam,

    and stressing cares of the world. Walking, period, had once gave me an opportunity to sort things out, reevaluate my life & ponder on things I wouldn't otherwise think of. Ear phones full of power music was my best friend; and through walking, I'll travel to places in my head I...
    NaomiSunshineJourney NaomiSunshineJourney
    31-35, F
    1 Response Feb 28, 2015
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