The Happy Wanderers An American Volkssport walking Club

Walking is our passion

We are a premier walking club based in Port Orange, Florida. You might say that walking is our Passion. Our other activities include cycling and swimming. Sundays you will find us hosting Year-Round Events and on Wednesdays, we gather for our Fun Walks. Check out our calendar and Come Walk With Us!

Bring a flashlight to all evening walks during the Fall and Winter Months!

All truly great thoughts are conceived by walking. - Friedrich Nietzsche

Featured Events

  • Edgewater YMCA
    Nov 2nd – 6 PM
  • Walk Around Florida - Nov 4th - 6th
    Tavares, Leesburg, Eustis, & Mount Dora
  • New Smyrna Beach - Buena Vista Park
    Nov 9th – 5 PM – Walk Cancelled
  • Port Orange - YMCA
    Nov 11th – 5 PM Veteran’s Day Walk
  • Cocoa Beach - Courtyard Marriott
    Nov 13th – 1 PM

November Walks At A Glance

  • Ormond Beach - Regional Library
    Nov 16th – 5 PM
  • Ponce Inlet - Ponce Inlet Lighthouse
    Nov 20th – 1 PM
  • New Smyrna Beach - Riverside Park
    Nov 23rd -5 PM
  • New Smyrna Beach - Grayce K Barck
    Nov 25th – 10 AM #OptOuside
  • Port Orange - YMCA
    Nov 27th – 1 PM
  • Port Orange - Airport Road Park
    Nov 30th – 5 PM

Spread the Cheer

November 23rd – December 16th

Annual Holiday Party

December 16th

Port Orange VFW Post 3282
5820 South Williamson Blvd.
Port Orange, Florida 32128
RVSP Alice Partlow by Dec 7th

New Year’s Eve Day Walk

Riverwalk Park
Saturday, December 31st – 3 PM

New Year’s Eve Dinner

Fysh Bar & Grill at the Riverwalk 
Saturday, December 31st – 5 PM
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Walking events vary in distance consisting of (5, 6, 10, 11,12, 13 ,15, or 20K)


Two events available Palm Coast (13K/31K) Port Orange (13K/26K)


Event held at the Port Orange YMCA 300m (6 laps up & back)

What Our Walkers say

Great fun group of active and like minded people. Wish I lived here all year long to enjoy all the group activities, but the winter months will have to suffice for now.

William Fitzgerald

Great fun, seeing new places in the area with a bunch of good people.

Gina - Taino Hamsley