The Fall 2023 Session will kick off on August 31, 2023, and run for 12 weeks.  Walkers must register to participate in each Spring and Fall Session.

Please contact CMT with questions at info@cmt-stl.org.

NOTE: You must register for the Ten Toe Program in order to be eligible to attend special walks. Register for the CMT Ten Toe Express ® Program Here.

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Thursday, September 21, 2023 – Artful Architecture Tour of St. Louis Art Museum

Join CMT for a guided tour of the St. Louis Art Museum. Walkers will have an hour-long tour with a theme of Artful Architecture. You will be able to explore the museum, paintings, sculptures, and more. For this walk, we will start with a ride from the Shrewsbury MetroLink Station to the Forest Park-DeBaliviere MetroLink Station. From there it is a 30-minute walk to the museum where a guided tour will take place.  After the tour, walkers will be taken back to the MetroLink for a ride back to the Shrewsbury Station.

RSVP Required: Register here
When: Thursday, September 21, 2023
Where to meet CMT: Shrewsbury Lansdowne I-44 Transit Center
Time: 8:15am
Length of Walk: About 2.5 Miles
Walk Leader: Travis Wood, Senior Program Director, Citizens for Modern Transit

Limited Walk Capacity: 25

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Tuesday, October 17, 2023 – Tour of Brickline Greenway and the Pillars of the Valley

Led by a special guest walk leader from Great Rivers Greenway, join in for a walk along the Brickline Greenway with a stop at the “Pillars of the Valley” art installation outside of CITYPARK in the Downtown West neighborhood. The memorial is a tribute to the former Mill Creek Valley neighborhood that was demolished in the 1950s. You will have the chance to learn about the rich history of the neighborhoods and the symbolism of the sculptures. For this walk, we will start with a ride from the Shrewsbury MetroLink Station to Union Station. From there it is a 10-minute walk to the sculptures.  After the tour, walkers will be taken back to the MetroLink for a ride back to Shrewsbury Station.

RSVP Required: Register here
When: Tuesday, October 17, 2023
Where to meet CMT: Shrewsbury Lansdowne I-44 Transit Center
Time: 9:00am
Length of Walk: About 2 Miles
Special Walk Leader: Elizabeth Simons, Community Program Manager, Great Rivers Greenway

Limited Walk Capacity: 30

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Thursday, November 2, 2023 – Belleville Historical Walking Tour

On this walking tour led by guides from the Belleville Historical Society, walkers will view 175 years of downtown architecture reflecting a wide variety of styles and learn stories about the Bellevilleans who built the town.  For this walk, we will start with a ride from the Emerson Park MetroLink Station to Belleville Station where the walking tour will begin.  The approximately 2-mile walking tour will end at the Belleville MetroLink Station before a ride back to the Emerson Park Station.

RSVP Required: Register here
When: Thursday, November 2, 2023
Where to meet CMT: Emerson Park Station
Time: 9:15 am
Length of Walk: About 2 Miles
Walk Leader: Travis Wood, Senior Program Director, Citizens for Modern Transit

Limited Walk Capacity: 25

Cost: $10

*Participants are responsible for the payment of their ticket. All transactions are final when purchasing tickets. No refunds will be distributed once a purchase has been made.

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AARP Walk with a Doc – Second Saturday of the Month

Explore Forest Park, get some exercise, and learn more about a current health topic with AARP St. Louis’ new Walk with a Doc program. Starting September 9, these walks will take place the second Saturday of every month at 9:00 am, meeting at the Forest Park Visitor and Education Center.

AARP volunteers will lead you on a journey that will start with a ride on MetroLink from either the North Hanley or Shrewsbury MetroLink Stations, arriving at the Forest Park-DeBaliviere Station in time for a short walk to the Forest Park Visitor and Education Center.  From there you’ll take a few minutes to learn about a current health topic from a healthcare professional before spending the rest of the hour enjoying a healthy walk and fun conversation.

Destination Date Day Time
Forest Park Visitor and Education Center 9/9/23 Saturday 9:00 am
Forest Park Visitor and Education Center 10/14/23 Saturday 9:00 am
Forest Park Visitor and Education Center 11/11/23 Saturday 9:00 am

DETAILS TO KNOW:
• Registration is required for each separate walk. Visit AARP St. Louis for more information: https://local.aarp.org/saint-louis-mo/