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Trail details

Grade of Trail:

  • Moderate

Trail Waymarking:


Length of trail:

7.5 - 12.5 miles

Trail description

Sherbrook Trail


The Sherbrook Trail takes in the picturesque Sherbrook Valley with its mixture of woodlands and open heathland. Two loops are available, the shorter Pepper Slade loop 12km/7.5 miles and the longer Abraham’s Valley loop which visits the Stepping Stones and Abraham’s Valley 20km/12.5 miles.

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

Had a lovely afternoon with the grandchildren, first they experienced "go ape " which although expensive was great fun and was worth the money. Then we walked the worm trail and enjoyed all the exhibits along the way. Planning to try the mini beast session on Wednesday.

Jane Abbassi, 2/Aug/2015
5 Stars 5 Stars

I did Abraham's Valley loop yesterday from the Birches visitor centre and it was absolutely superb! Well signed and good facilities at both centres. It was just so nice to be outdoors and to see so many people making good use of the facilities! The next visit will be to try out Go Ape! Thanks ;o)

Anonymous, 18/May/2014
4 Stars 4 Stars

A very pleasant well signed leisurely walk.Thoroughly enjoyed by our dogs , Took around 2.5 hrs !!!!

Brown & Yock, 6/Jan/2014

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OS Grid ref: SK 018171
Postcode: WS15 2UQ

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