When it’s really cold or really hot it’s nice to have someplace you can walk indoors. A mom asked for advice on stroller-friendly spots to walk indoors, besides the mall.  I was surprised at the number of responses!  Many of these are also open to the public, no membership required. 


St. John’s Episcopal Church 
3245 Central Ave, Memphis

It’s free and clean. My daughter and I walk there all the time.
Fitness room and track open to the community”  (17 laps = 1 mile)

Second Baptist
4680 Walnut Grove Road, Memphis
The James W. Hatley Christian Family Life Center –  “In the CFLC, everyone is a welcome guest.” (18 laps = 1 mile).  Monthly/annual membership fee is required for use of the weights and machines in the fitness center (not the track)
They have a walking track above their gym. Not sure about their hours for public use, but I used to go when my son had bball practice.

Bartlett Recreation Center
7700 Flaherty Place, Bartlett

1/12-mile indoor walking track, membership required

White Station Church of Christ Community Life Center
1106 Colonial Rd, Memphis

  • Awesome environment!  The “CLC”/ office building-driveway closest to Park.  
  • White Station Church of Christ issues membership cards but they are free.

Jewish Community Center
6560 Poplar Avenue, Memphis

membership required

Cordova YMCA
7950 Club Center Cove, Cordova
membership required