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Cannock Chase Walks
Walking Routes & Hiking Trails

Find Cannock Chase walks from the list below which features the best walking routes in the area. Most are circular walks and are listed from the shortest and easiest to the longest more challenging routes.

The best places to walk on Cannock Chase are listed below. The routes cater for walkers of all abilities from easy circular walks to longer routes across the heathland and in forests. The walks cover all the highlights of this small AONB including the Shugborough Estate, Milford Common, Seven Springs, the Katyn memorial and the Marquis Drive Visitor Centre. All walks are free to download and print and all routes have GPX files.

1753Abraham's Valley & Haywood Warren from Seven Springseasy3.00
1324Glacial Boulder & Sherbrook from Chase Road Cornereasy3.50
1801Three Memorials of Cannock Chaseeasy3.50
1843Haywood Slade & Sherbrook from Seven Springseasy4.00
1370Sherbrook Valley from Punch Bowl, Milfordeasy4.00
1348Sherbrook Valley & Katyn Memorialeasy4.00
1802Shugborough Park from Milfordeasy4.50
1413Sherbrook, Stepping Stones & Freda's Memorial from Chase Road Cornereasy6.00
2111Milford, Seven Springs, Little Haywood & Shugborougheasy6.00
2911Seven Springs, Little Haywood, Shugborough & Milfordeasy6.50
1189Cannock Chase Circular from Milfordeasy6.50
2023Cannock Chase War Trailmoderate7.50
1731Highlights of Cannock Chase from Marquis Driveeasy/mod10.00

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Cannock Chase Guide

Cannock Chase is one of the smallest National Landscapes (formerly AONBs) and because of the proximity of large conurbations and rich mineral reserves is also one of the most threatened. 'The Chase' was once a medieval royal hunting forest and despite its proximity to areas of high density population it remains surprisingly remote.
Cannock-Chase Walking Guide

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