If your passion is walking then why not suggest a walk for the first date.
I don't think I need to define walking, suffice it to say that it isn't necessarily the same thing as a sober pub crawl across the fells....For a quick guided tour of what the Outdoor Duo online walking club has to offer, see our Home page.Outdoor Duo can act as a walking club for those who want to meet up in a group.Additional categories exist on however for mountaineering, scrambling and climbing as these go beyond normal hillwalking.You can use the advanced search to find new friends, partners or potential dates who share your level of interest in either walking, mountaineering or various other outdoor pursuits.The idea was dreamed up by Fundy National Park's Claire Delong, with a plan to capitalize on the popularity of dating apps. " asks one of the flashy white flyers which are styled like popular mobile dating app Tinder.
"We're really trying to find innovative ways for people to be relaxed and just get out there," said Latendresse.
She also said it takes away the unknown element, as "with online dating, you never know what you're getting." Others like Emma Bundschuh feel a little trepidation about signing up for a hike, without knowing anyone there.
"I could probably round up some girlfriends to go," she laughed.
So we might conclude that hiking is the most strenuous way to make new friends, walking is the middle ground, and rambling is the least exhausting.
To avoid confusion Outdoor Duo uses one category, walking.
Two more of the free events are scheduled for Rockwood Park on Sept.