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10 great walks in and around Chester

PUBLISHED: 12:30 04 January 2015 | UPDATED: 18:20 09 February 2016

Rowers go through their paces on the River Dee

Rowers go through their paces on the River Dee

A selection of walks from the Cheshire Life archive covering the area surrounding Chester

Queen's Park Suspension Bridge Queen's Park Suspension Bridge

Cheshire Walk - Chester and the River Dee~
A favourite walk around Chester which follows the river and takes in some historic sites

Boothsdale Boothsdale

Cheshire Walk - Kelsall
A walk through the countryside around Kelsall

Cottage on High Street Cottage on High Street

Cheshire Walks - Tattenhall
Tattenhall  is roughly eight miles south-east of Chester in the shadow of the Peckforton hills

Helsby walk Helsby walk

Cheshire Walk - Helsby Hill
A walk up and back down one of Cheshire’s most recognisable landmarks

A traditional home built in Cheshires trademark red sandstone A traditional home built in Cheshires trademark red sandstone

Cheshire walk - Bruera
A heavenly walk from St Mary to Saighton

St Marys Church St Marys Church

Cheshire Walk - Coddington
A family  stroll through the countryside around Coddington

Legend has it that St Peter's church was built on the site where St Plegmund the hermit lived Legend has it that St Peter's church was built on the site where St Plegmund the hermit lived

Cheshire Walk - Plemstall, Guilden Sutton and Mickle Trafford
A historic walk to the north of Chester

Cheshire Walks, Tarporley Cheshire Walks, Tarporley

Cheshire Walk, Tarporley
A walk through the countryside which surrounds Tarporley

Farndon Farndon

Cheshire Walk - Farndon
A riverside route around the former strawberry fields of Farndon

Farmstead near Great Barrow Farmstead near Great Barrow

Cheshire Walk - Great Barrow
A walk situated 4 miles fron the centre of Chester

Maize field in winter Maize field in winter

Cheshire Walk - Mouldsworth
A walk from Mouldsworth which takes in a section of the Sandstone Trail

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