10 great walks in and around Chester

Eastgate Street, Chester

Eastgate Street, Chester - Credit: Archant

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

Grosvenor Park, Chester

Grosvenor Park, Chester - Credit: PAUL TAYLOR

Chester sightseeing circular route

0 miles from Chester

A city walk that's best done at a gentle stroll, giving yourself time to appreciate the sights you may have been taking for granted.

Click here to view the details of the Chester sightseeing walk


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Chester and the River Dee

0 miles from Chester

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

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The Wales-England border beside the Dee.

The Wales-England border beside the Dee. - Credit: Archant

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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.

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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 - Credit: Keith Carter

Plemstall, Guilden Sutton and Mickle Trafford

4 miles from Chester

A historic walk to the north of Chester

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A traditional home built in Cheshires trademark red sandstone

A traditional home built in Cheshires trademark red sandstone - Credit: Keith Carter

Bruera

6 miles from Chester

A heavenly walk from St Mary to Saighton

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Mouldsworth

8 miles from Chester

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

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Little Switzerland aka Kesall

Little Switzerland aka Kesall - Credit: Paul Taylor

Kelsall

9 miles from Chester

Kelsall’s undulating pathways claim a likeness to the Swiss landscape.

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Rose House

Rose House - Credit: Keith Carter

Willaston

10 miles from Chester

Not to be confused with the other Willaston, near Nantwich, this walk takes you around the countryside of the Wirral.

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Farndon

Farndon

10 miles from Chester

A riverside route around the former strawberry fields of Farndon

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Helsby by Keith Carter

Helsby by Keith Carter - Credit: Keith Carter

Helsby Hill

10 miles from Chester

The M56 connects Chester to the east side of the county, so this walk is a short drive outside the city, the trop rewards you with some fantastic views of the county.

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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.