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The Meadows

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Always a great walk

All that has been said as excellent is true for the meadows. This is a heaven of wildlife but you... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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wonderful walk

Cross the suspension bridge at The Groves or ride the ferry across at Sandy Lane to The Meadows... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
Chester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

All that has been said as excellent is true for the meadows. This is a heaven of wildlife but you need to pick your place and time. A wonderful and relaxing pace alongside the river having passed over the Queen Elizabeth iron bridge to Hanbridge...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Roamerabout7070
Reviewed 15 July 2018

You can walk to The Meadows from the suspension bridge, it’s a lovely walk along The River Dee. It’s a nice place for a picnic.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

Cross the suspension bridge at The Groves or ride the ferry across at Sandy Lane to The Meadows. Walk along the river - you can go as far as Alford or just from the suspension bridge to the ferry and loop back into the city....More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Chestertripper
Reviewed 29 June 2018

Take a walk across the Meadows whether as a family, with friends or on your own. You can walk as far as you like along the river banks and take in the views of the houses that are built across the river from town and...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank moorshirley
Reviewed 3 April 2018

If you haven't been yet, get on it! This area of Chester is stunning and peaceful. A perfect location for a summer picnic or a long walk with the dog.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank MrsTodt
Reviewed 1 March 2018

love walking in the meadows, it is really quiet and peaceful. we took a picnic and had a cheap lunch watching the world go by

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank cappleton2
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Pros: -Free entry. -Within walking distance of Chester city centre - I usually take the ferry across the River Dee from Sandy Lane car park to The Meadows, then walk over Suspension Bridge into Grosvenor Park, then into the city centre. -Paved sections -Good for...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank jonotennis
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Lovely to walk along with dogs for a good run by the river. Peaceful,and beautiful views of the lovely houses the other side and wildlifeon the river, relaxing

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank L0uanne
Reviewed 4 April 2017

This ais a great place for a sunny walk or even an evening stroll for something to do in Chester. Views of the ce houses across the river and spots to sit down and enjoy self with food

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank amylouisereid
Reviewed 20 January 2017

We just love walking along Chester's Meadows and the River Dee. We used the Meadows as part of our school cross country route way back in the 70's and I'm still regularly walking along the Meadows today. There is always plenty of wildlife to see,...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Kevin H
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