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Trail details

Grade of Trail:

  • Easy

Trail Waymarking:

green

Length of trail:

2.5 miles
 

Trail description

Fairoak Trail

Description

The Fairoak trail is an easy circular trail that takes in the magnificent Fairoak Valley and Pools, a rich and important habitat that is home to many wildlife species. The area has an interesting coal mining past and was the location of a colliery in the late 19th century.

This is a multi-use trail so please be aware of other users on this trail, including cyclists, walkers, horse riders and forest vehicles. 


Trail Maps

Trail maps are available to purchase for £1.50 from Swinnerton Cycles Bike Shop, Birches Valley Cafe or Go Ape. They can also be downloaded here - Cannock Chase Forest Trail Map

What do other visitors say?

5 Stars 5 Stars

Love it great family day out

Anonymous, 5/Jun/2016
5 Stars 5 Stars

Good

Anonymous, 17/Dec/2015

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Location

OS Grid ref: SK 018171
Postcode: WS15 2UQ

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Contact

Cannock Chase

0300 067 4340
info-cannock@­forestry.gsi.gov.uk
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