Take the City in Stride

2019 has arrived!  And with it, new adventures.  Try these:

The Chilly Challenge is a FREE seven-week series of 45 minute walks through downtown Grand Rapids.  Participants will enjoy a unique tour each week, traversing the sidewalks while focusing on a theme, narrated by owner,  Caroline Cook.  For walkers who complete all seven events, they will be rewarded with a $50 gift card to a downtown merchant of their choice.  Embrace the winter! The walks will meet in the lobby of the JW Marriott on Wednesdays at noon, beginning January 9, 2019.

Coming in February!  The 2019 World of Winter’s Valent-Ice Festival!  Check out the schedule of FREE guided sculpture tours on February 15, 16, and 17 on our registration page.

Learn while you burn calories, year-round, on ANY of our invigorating & fascinating guided tours around downtown Grand Rapids, Michigan.   Scheduled tours are on the registration page, but we arrange for daily tours based upon your specific day/time desires.

Enhance your GR experience while visiting, working or living in Grand Rapids … boost your energy before, during or after a long day of meetings … plan a fun corporate or conference event…design a unique social activity for your business, group of friends or family. You’ll experience the true pulse of our city — led by a tour ambassador who is as passionate about local lore as he/she is about fitness.

Run.  Walk.  Ride.  Listen.  Move with us!