CHRISTMAS OFFER Subscribe to Cheshire Life today CLICK HERE

10 great walks in and around Chester

PUBLISHED: 12:30 04 January 2015 | UPDATED: 19:35 15 August 2018

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 BridgeQueen's Park Suspension Bridge

Chester and the River Dee

0 miles from Chester

A favourite walk around Chester which follows the river and takes in some historic sites

Click here to view the details of the River Dee walk

The Wales-England border beside the Dee.The Wales-England border beside the Dee.

The Wales-England border

0 miles from Chester

One walk, two countries..that is the order of the day for this riverside ramble from Chester.

Click here to view the details on the Chester - Wales walk

Farmstead near Great BarrowFarmstead near Great Barrow

Great Barrow

4 miles from Chester

Visit the village of Great Barrow, and enjoy views of the Gowy Valley and the city of Chester.

Click here to view the details of the Great Barrow walk

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

Plemstall, Guilden Sutton and Mickle Trafford

4 miles from Chester

A historic walk to the north of Chester

Click here to view the details of the Plemstall walk

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

Bruera

6 miles from Chester

A heavenly walk from St Mary to Saighton

Click here to view the details of the Bruera walk

Maize field in winterMaize field in winter

Mouldsworth

8 miles from Chester

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

Click here to view the details of the Mouldsworth walk

BoothsdaleBoothsdale

Kelsall

9 miles from Chester

A walk through the countryside around Kelsall

Click here to view the details of the Kelsall_walk

Cottage on High StreetCottage on High Street

Tattenhall

9 miles from Chester

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

Click here to view the details of the Tattenhall walk

FarndonFarndon

Farndon

9 miles from Chester

A riverside route around the former strawberry fields of Farndon

Click here to view the details of the Farndon walk

St Marys ChurchSt Marys Church

Coddington

10 miles from Chester

A family  stroll through the countryside around Coddington

Click here to view the details of the Coddington walk

Cheshire Walks, TarporleyCheshire Walks, Tarporley

Tarporley

10 miles from Chester

A walk through the countryside which surrounds Tarporley

Click here to view the details of the Tarporley walk

  

  

More from Out & About

Friday, November 16, 2018

It’s quite easy to bypass Congleton in favour of the nearby Pek District when searching for walking ideas, but you will be missing out on a wide ranging choice of routes.

Read more
Congleton
Friday, November 16, 2018

Former European Capital of Culture Bergen is a tasty destination, just two hours from Liverpool, writes Vijay Arogyasami.

Read more
Wednesday, November 14, 2018

This month’s walk is an easy ramble through fields around Mobberley, though you will get a noisy reminder of the modern world every few minutes

Read more
Thursday, November 8, 2018

Static caravan ownership numbers in Wales are some of the highest in the UK, we take a look at one of the most acclaimed caravan parks in the country which has become the holiday home destination of choice for the rich and famous.

Read more
Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Autumn heralds a time of change for our birds. Cheshire Wildlife Trust’s Adam Linnet explains what to look out

Read more
Autumn

Liverpool has always buzzed, even in its darker days, but today it’s booming, and underpinning the resurgence are institutions with roots deep in the Merseyside soil

Read more
Liverpool
Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Expect all the luxury and high standards of a 5-star service with the advantages of a personal touch.

Read more

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to the following newsletters:

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy

Topics of Interest

Food and Drink Directory

Subscribe or buy a mag today


Local Business Directory

Property Search