6 of the best July walks in Cheshire

PUBLISHED: 08:13 07 July 2020 | UPDATED: 08:13 07 July 2020

The view across the rooftops at Bollington by Paul Taylor

The view across the rooftops at Bollington by Paul Taylor

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We looked through our archives to see what we recommended to you in previous years during July. NOTE: Safeguarding against the coronavirus is likley to be a part of everyday life for the forseeable future. We advise that two metres social distancing and checking the latest guidelines are the best course of action.

Sutton Reservoir by Paul TaylorSutton Reservoir by Paul Taylor

Sutton

July 2018 issue

In the age of social dustancing, a post walk pub lunch is sadly not as straightforward as it used to be, but the countryside is still as good as ever.

Click here to view the details of the Sutton walk

 

The path to Shining Tor by Paul TaylorThe path to Shining Tor by Paul Taylor

Shining Tor and Errwood Reservoir

July 2017 issue

Head for the highest point in Cheshire, enjoying some panoramic natural beauty and a ruined mansion.

Click here to view the details of the Shining Tor walk

 

A heron beside the Macclesfield Canal by Paul TaylorA heron beside the Macclesfield Canal by Paul Taylor

Bollington and Pott Shrigley

July 2016 issue

Explore the Cheshire Plain as you head north from Bollington via the Macclesfield Canal, you pass by Pott Shrigley before heading home again.

Click here to view the details of the Bollington walk

 

Frankby Green by Paul TaylorFrankby Green by Paul Taylor

Frankby

July 2015 issue

Wide open spaces and a slice of military history, not the first things you associate with a walk on the Wirral, but this enjoyable walk has both.

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Higher Swineshaw Reservoir by Paul TaylorHigher Swineshaw Reservoir by Paul Taylor

Stalybridge Country Park

July 2014 issue

Head to Tameside where we encounter reservoirs and fine walking country along a section of the Tameside Trail.

Click here to view the details of the Stalybridge walk

 

Towers & Turrets of Capesthorne Hall by Gillian BakerTowers & Turrets of Capesthorne Hall by Gillian Baker

Siddington

July 2013 issue

Capesthorne Hall may be closed to the public as the lockdown continues, but you can still explore the area between Alderley Edge and Congleton.

Click here to view the details of the Siddington walk

 

 

All the routes were correct at the time of publication, over time access to certain parts of the walk may be subject to change. We advise you acquire a recent OS map of the area you plan to visit and assure there are no major changes.

 

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