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Walking Trails in Delamere

Trail details

Grade of Trail:

  • Easy

Trail Waymarking:

Red, Green, Orange

Length of trail:

Vary miles

Trail is currently open


Trail description

Delamere is an ideal place to go for a walk. There are dry sandstone paths, lots of mature trees to shade or shelter under depending on the weather and Blakemere Moss, a lake ideal for bird watchers

Delamere Forest provides many gentle forest roads and trails ideal for the less able or families with children. In addition, Old Pale provides a superb new destination to walk to with spectacular views extending as far as Liverpool's famous skyline of cathedrals and harbour buildings.


Try one of our waymarked walks

  • Linmere Trail (green markers) - start at Delamere forest centre - green waymarkers - 1.7miles - 0.5 hours - easy
  • Blakemere Trail (red markers) - start at Delamere forest centre - red waymarkers - 2.7 miles - 1.25 hours - easy
  • Easy Access Trail- start at Barnsbridge car park- part of red trail -  surfaced path leading down to the serene landscape of Blakemere.
  • Old Pale Trail- (orange markers)-starts at Delamere forest centre- -(1.9miles)-1.5hours-Easy

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