Alderley Edge, a prominent wide red escarpment in Cheshire, never fails to cast its spell on me with the towering trees hinting at its rich folklore. As well as good stories, Alderley Edge has some wonderful walks. We usually follow the wizard’s walk, a three and a half mile route passing several landmarks featured in the legend of Merlin the wizard. Not for the faint-hearted … [Read more...]
You're never too young or old to don a pair of wellies and get out for a brisk walk or gentle dawdle. We've got a selection of parks to play in, fabulous picnic spots or longer Sunday walk ideas on offer.
With my middle child, Sam, having recently learnt to ride a bike, we wanted to go somewhere to cycle and build his confidence. Delamere Forest is absolutely perfect for this. Set in 2,300 acres, it is the largest area of woodland in Cheshire, and is simply stunning. Lots of dry sandstone paths make it easy for both pushchairs and bikes. There are lots of different routes to … [Read more...]