York Memory Walk, Knavesmire

Date: Saturday 01 September 2018

Walk Details

Arrive from:
Walk starts:
Meeting point:

The top part of the Knavesmire, near Knavesmire Road

Walk distance:
3km or 6km
  • suitable for wheelchair users
  • refreshments
  • toilets
  • Dogs are welcome
  • pushchairs
  • parking

With every step you will help change the lives of people affected by dementia – now and in the future. Register yourself or a team, and start fundraising today!

Register for this walk

Why we ask for your email address:

We ask for your email address so we can update you on Memory Walk and share fundraising hints and tips. To register online you will need to provide an email address. If you do not have an email address please call us on 0300 330 5452 to register over the phone.

Join us at the Knavesmire for the York Memory Walk. Explore this vast open green space in the heart of the city, home of 2017's Racecourse of the Year and the internationally known Ebor Festival. Register yourself or a team today and join thousands of others to walk for a world without dementia!

Registration will close Thursday 30th August 2018 and you will not be able to register at the event. So sign up now and get your team members to do so too!

What to expect on the day

Both the short and long route start and finish in the top corner of the Knavesmire, home of York Racecourse. The short 3km route is one lap of the permieter track and the longer 6km route is two. Please note that the route and route distances are subject to change.

How to get there

Parking is available at the Knavesmire but please car share or use public transport where possible. Use postcode YO23 1EX, follow Memory Walk signage amd avoid parking in residential areas.  Please allow extra travel time as the surrounding roads will be busy and there is a short walk from the parking area to the event site.

Large crowd of walkers