Did you know that whatever the weather the Ann Arbor/Ypsilanti area answers the call for those who have the desire to mo??????????????????????????????ve their bodies and engage in some fun alone or with others? From finding a hidden treasure off the beaten path (geocaching) or walking your dog at a local park or shaking your booty at Briarwood mall (UMove’s Lifetime Fitness) , you can find exactly what your social and exercise needs are.

Here are some great places to get started:

Parks and Recreation: 

Ann Arbor area parks

Ypsilanti area parks


Geocaches in Ann Arbor

Geocaches in Ypsilanti


MHealthy Exercise and Relaxation classes

Center for Independent Living recreation and arts opportunities

Other Resources from Arbor Web:

Health & Fitness Center at WCC, 975-9950.  Elevated walk/jog track; circuit, resistance, and cardiovascular training equipment; free weights; lap and warm-water pools; whirlpool. Exercise classes include aquatics, spinning, Pilates, yoga, Zumba, and core conditioning; classes free for members. Personal training. inquiry@wccfitness.org, wccfitness.org

The Meri Lou Murray Recreation Center, 971-6355. Personal trainers, private swim instructors, group fitness, and water exercise classes year round for all ages and abilities. Cardio and strength-training equipment. parks.ewashtenaw.org S

U-Move Fitness, 764-1342. Exercise classes in aerobics, aquatics, yoga, strength and conditioning and the Lifetime Fitness program held at Briarwood mall for seniors. The CCRB (763-3084), IMSB (763-3562), and NCRB (763-4560) also have weight-training and conditioning facilities open to students and U-M recreational sports members. u-move@umich.edu, kines.umich.edu/umove, recsports.umich.edu S

Rec&Ed, 994-2300, ext. 53149. Cardio classes, water aerobics, weight training, Pilates, Yoga Flow, and Zumba and many other health and wellness classes for adults year round. aareced.com S

YMCA, 400 W. Washington. 996-9622. Free-weight areas and exercise machines available for members. Aerobics and weight-training classes year round for a fee. annarborymca.org S

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walking groups

other activities