Fitness

There are many reasons to get fit and healthy and Birkenhead Park is a great place to start, especially since the great outdoors helps to keep your mind active and fit too!

Below are just some of the thing on offer to help train your body and keep your mind healthy

We also have weekly Park runs 
Every Saturday
at 9:00am

Exercise trail

Birkenhead Park has a large array of outdoor exercise equipment!

These are a great way to stay in shape as your make your way around the park. They are each situated in a scenic, peaceful area where you are will be able to try out the equipment or incorporate them into your exercise routine. 

The equipment you can find around the park includes:

  • Pull up bars

  • Sit up benches

  • Step machines

Health Walks

Each week at the park we have organised health walks that cater to those want a gentler exercise routine .

The friendly group welcomes newcomers and is regularly receiving fresh walkers, all you need is comfortable walking shoes and a good attitude! The group walks in most weather conditions so make sure you're prepared if the rain comes in! 

 

 

The Health Walk Group meet each week at the Visitor Centre in the Park on Sundays and Mondays at 11:00am. Be sure to come down and join in !

British Military Fitness

British Military Fitness was founded in April 1999 by Major Robin Cope and Serjeant Harry Sowerby as an alternative form of group fitness training to gyms.

They recently have begun a class three times a week in Birkenhead Park they are very friendly and welcome new people all the time!

Regular Classes take place Monday, Wednesday at 19:00pm and Saturdays and 10:00am.

There is also a Beginners Class on Saturdays at 10:00am.

Click here to find out more!

Open 24 hours a day, all year round.

Vehicle access and parking is available in park from dawn until dusk (some restrictions during major events).

Visitor Centre is open 9am to 4:30pm, seven days a week (closed 25th & 26th December and 1st January).

Birkenhead Park Visitor Centre

Park Drive

Birkenhead 

Wirral, CH41 4HY

birkenheadpark@wirral.gov.uk

Tel: 0151 652 5197