Sandstone Trail

Discover Cheshire Walking routes in Cheshire, including the Sandstone Trail.

Ramblers Association, Sandstone Trail Rambler’s Association, overview and details of the SandstoneTrail.

Long Distance Walkers’ Association: Sandstone Trail The LDWA’s overview of the Sandstone Trail.

Sandstone Trail Annual Race Annual October running events and challenge on the Sandstone Trail.

Attractions along the Sandstone Trail

Delamere Forest Park Delamere Forest dominates the northerne half of the Sandstone Trail.

Woodland Trust: Snidleymoor Wood Open deciduous woodland close to the northern end of the Sandstone Trail.

Beeston Castle Stunning medieval castle at the heart of the Sandstone Trail.

Peckforton Castle Authentic Victorian fake Norman castle; now a wedding venue and classy restaurant.

Cheshire Farmers’ Markets Local produce from farms and orchards along the Sandstone Trail.

Walking in Cheshire

Mid-Cheshire Footpath Society Friendly, well established local walking group.

Wirral Footpaths & Open Spaces Preservation Society Walking group based on the Wirral Peninsula.

East Cheshire Ramblers The East Cheshire Group of The Ramblers.

Tegg’s Nose Country Park Walking, cycling, photography.

Goyt Valley in the Peak District National Park Walks, photography gallery and information.

Macclesfield Forest Walking, gallery and information.

Byways Breaks: Walking Holidays Organised holidays for walkers along the Sandstone Trail, Offa’s Dyke, and elsewhere.

Walking in the UK

Walk Scene UK-wide resource for those who love walking.

Fun For All A useful selection of walks in the North-West, especially around Cheshire, Lancashire, Manchester and Liverpool.

Grab Your Boots Top UK walking site.

Boots and Paws Walks, photographs, places to visit from around the UK & Ireland.

Recommended Walking Books

Northern Eye Books Publishers of ‘Walking Cheshire’s Sandstone Trail’ — the Official Guide, and ‘Circular Walks along the Sandstone Trail’

Gordon Emery Publishing Local books for Chester, Cheshire and North Wales.

Miscellaneous Links

Independent Publishers Amazingly useful A-Z list of independent UK publishers.

Alyn Books Quality books exploring the heritage and landscape of the North Wales borderlands.