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Celebrate WALKtober this month in Durham Region

Residents are being encouraged to get out and enjoy the scenery

Time to take a stroll and enjoy the scenery this WALKtober.

The Region of Durham has invited residents to go for regular walks and explore Durham’s paths and trails in recognition of WALKtober, an annual celebration encouraging people to get out and start walking more during the month of October.

WALKtober is a month-long campaign, currently underway, that encourages people throughout Ontario to make healthier choices by choosing walking as an alternative form of transportation.

The region is inviting residents to share their photos and to provide feedback by emailing

Visit for a full list of WALKtober activities taking place in Durham Region.