6 of the best June walks in Cheshire

PUBLISHED: 16:30 01 June 2020 | UPDATED: 15:39 02 June 2020

The Gritstone Trail near the River Dane by Paul Taylor

The Gritstone Trail near the River Dane by Paul Taylor

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We looked through our archives to see what we recommended to you in previous years during June. 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.

Kelsall by Paul TaylorKelsall by Paul Taylor

Kelsall and Willington

June 2019 issue

Travel restrictions means that a trip abroad might be off the cards for a while. You can make do with a trip to Little Switzerland on your doorstep.

Click here to view the details of the Kelsall walk

Stile on path leading to Arrowe Country Park by Paul TaylorStile on path leading to Arrowe Country Park by Paul Taylor

Irby and Thurstaston

June 2018 issue

The first British people who were shipped out of China in the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic, spent two weeks in quarantine at nearby Arrowe Park Hospital. An interesting modern footnote in the history of this area.

Click here to view the details of the Thurstaston walk

Dane Valley Way beside the old canal by Paul TaylorDane Valley Way beside the old canal by Paul Taylor

Wincle

June 2017 issue

The brewery may still be closed during the lockdown but the walk route along the Gritstone Trail and by the River Goyt is still a good one.

Click here to view the details of the Wincle walk

The Wizard by Paul TaylorThe Wizard by Paul Taylor

Over Alderley

June 2016 issue

Visiting the county’s walking hotspots is still problematic during the gradual easing of the lockdown. This walk allows to explore the Edge away from the popular starting point of the National Trust car park.

Click here to view the details of the Over Alderley walk

Marple Locks by Stuart VaughtonMarple Locks by Stuart Vaughton

Marple Bridge

June 2015 issue

A watery walk in Marple strolling along the Peak Forest Canal and beside the River Goyt setting off from the Ridge Quarry Viewing Point.

Click here to view the details of the Marple Bridge walk

Hilltop Sunset by Ian AllisonHilltop Sunset by Ian Allison

Helsby Hill

June 2014 issue

While this walk doesn’t visit the peak of Helsby Hill, you take in a section of the Sandstone Trail and a more grounded route through Snidley Moor Wood.

Click here to view the details of the Helsby Hill 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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