6 of the best walks around Cheshire

Are you ready to explore the scenic beauty of Cheshire? Whether you’re a local or visiting the area, Cheshire offers a plethora of stunning walks and trails that are perfect for a day out in nature.

At PSD Vehicle Hire, we provide car rental services in Warrington and St Helens, making it easy for you to discover these beautiful spots.

Here are six of the best walks and trails in Cheshire that you won’t want to miss.

1. Tatton Park

Tatton Park in Knutsford is a historical estate with 1,000 acres of parkland to explore.

You can enjoy a worry-free day exploring the serene gardens, relaxing in the peaceful deer park, and wandering through the enchanting woodlands, knowing you can head back to your daily car hire after a fun-filled day out.

Tatton Park is perfect for families, offering plenty of open spaces for picnics and play.


  • Beautiful gardens
  • Historic mansion
  • Deer park

Address: Tatton Park, Knutsford, Cheshire, WA16 6SG

2. Sandstone Trail

The Sandstone Trail is one of Cheshire’s most famous long-distance paths with plenty of car parks along the way to safely leave your hire car before heading on your trail.

Stretching 34 miles from Frodsham to Whitchurch, this trail offers breathtaking views of the Cheshire Plain, Welsh hills, and the Mersey Estuary.

It’s perfect for both seasoned hikers and those looking for shorter sections to explore.


  • Panoramic views
  • Historic landmarks
  • Diverse wildlife

Address: Frodsham, Cheshire, WA6 6PN

3. Beeston Castle and Woodland Park

Combine your hike with a dose of history at Beeston Castle and Woodland Park.

The walk up to the castle offers spectacular views across eight counties on a clear day – spanning from the Pennines to the Welsh mountains.

The surrounding woodland park also has several walking trails that are perfect for all ages and abilities.


  • Historic castle ruins
  • Panoramic views
  • Woodland trails

Address: Chapel Lane, Beeston, Cheshire, CW6 9TX

4. Delamere Forest

Delamere Forest is a haven for nature lovers. This expansive forest is the largest woodland area in Cheshire and offers many different trails for all abilities.

Whether you’re looking for a leisurely stroll along the Gruffalo Trail or want to take part in the 5k park run, Delamere Forest has it all.

Don’t miss the Blakemere Moss trail also, a 7-mile loop around a stunning lake.


  • Accessible trails for all levels
  • Beautiful lake views
  • Picnic areas and dog-friendly café

Address: Linmere, Delamere, Northwich, Cheshire, CW8 2HZ

5. Alderley Edge

Alderley Edge is not just known for its affluent residents but also for its stunning scenery and legendary tales.

The Edge offers a dramatic red sandstone escarpment with fantastic views across the Cheshire Plain.

Several trails weave through the woods, offering glimpses of local wildlife and historical landmarks.


  • Dramatic landscapes
  • Mythical legends
  • Wildlife spotting

Address: Macclesfield Road, Macclesfield SK10 4UB

6. Macclesfield Forest and Trentabank Reservoir

For those who love combining woodland walks with stunning reservoir views, Macclesfield Forest is the place to be.

The forest offers several trails, but the walk around Trentabank Reservoir is particularly popular. This area is also home to a thriving population of red deer.

Don’t worry about parking your hire car, there’s plenty of space in the main visitor centre car park.


  • Scenic reservoir views
  • Red deer sightings
  • Tranquil woodland paths

Address: District National Park, Macclesfield, Cheshire, SK11 0NS

Why Choose PSD Vehicle Hire?

Exploring Cheshire’s beautiful walks and trails is made easy with PSD Vehicle Hire. Based in Warrington and St Helens, we offer a wide range of vehicles to suit your needs, whether you’re planning a solo adventure or a family outing.

Our reliable and affordable car rental services ensure that you can explore Cheshire at your own pace and convenience.

Benefits of car hire

  • Competitive rates
  • Flexible rental options
  • Wide selection of vehicles
  • Excellent customer service

Plan Your Next Adventure with PSD Vehicle Hire

Ready to hit the trails?

Book your vehicle with PSD Vehicle Hire today and start your adventure exploring the best walks and trails around Cheshire. Visit our website or contact us for more information.

Either call us on 0345 222 1022 or send an email to info@psdvehiclerental.co.uk and we’ll get back to you ASAP.