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Excellent Day out

Perfectly maintained and with so much to see and do. The Gruffalo trail is great for the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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hellrunner 2018

Wow this place is beautiful would love to have walked round it but instead I did the 13 mile half... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Kay B
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Hatchmere Road B5152, Delamere, Northwich CW8 2JD, England
+44 300 067 4340
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Perfectly maintained and with so much to see and do. The Gruffalo trail is great for the kiddiwinks. The Bacon Sandwich at the Cafe is THE most AMAZING Bacon butty on Planet Earth. Bit pricey but well worth it. Well done to All the staff...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Wow this place is beautiful would love to have walked round it but instead I did the 13 mile half marathon from hell! in aid of charity it was fantastic and the forest was so beautiful . There is a gruffalo trail for the kids...More

Thank Kay B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Delamere Forest on our Cheshire home doorstep yeah it’s just great 👍 and highly recommended by us 💕. We have walked and drove through this part of Cheshire for many 🌝 moons. But today with the October sunshine ☀️ and blue skies above we had...More

Thank Gee D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We go most weekends with our 2 little dogs, spectaculier, you get horse riders, bikers walkers, all very polite, amazing place

1  Thank andrewh20092018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Haven't been for years. Nice "autumn" walk. We did a short version in around 45 mins. Cafe seems nice, although as others have commented, Costco cakes in packaging!

1  Thank GCollinson
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Spent a day mountain biking very muddy but great fun a must for all abilities, on the bad side it’s easy to get lost signs are few and far between

Thank Rich R
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here on a Sunday, haven’t been in 4 decades. It’s changed a lot: most not for the better. Busier than CHester high street, vast amounts of people, kids and dogs. Not a peaceful country walk. Dogs off leads with owners unable to control them....More

1  Thank Sharon E
Reviewed 11 September 2018

Delamere forest is the ideal place to visit if you just want a relaxing walk or take the children for the day there is the go ape bicycle hire and there is a nice café their if you want something to eat

Thank carolbilly1
Reviewed 5 September 2018

A pleasant short walk in the woods on a sunny afternoon it was nice to see the squirrels running around

Thank 81Sunshine
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Have been here a few times. This time we cycled for breakfast and were not disappointed. Yummy bacon butties and a cuppa served with a smile and excellent value for money. Well worth a visit for walking or cycling.....a beautiful forest area. Great walks for...More

3  Thank Yellowcaat
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2 September 2018|
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Response from michael m | Reviewed this property |
hi jest 100, scooters not great on access road as lots of traffic. also most trails in forest are rough and stony so small wheels can be a problem. you can hire bicycles for children from trax at the café but its a little... More
21 August 2018|
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Response from Kiel-NW | Reviewed this property |
You can bring your own bikes and even your own horses and use all the trails for free. All you pay for is the parking and the shop. There’s also a Go Ape there which you can pay to do. It’s a very relaxed open area... More
Holly B
28 July 2018|
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Response from Kiel-NW | Reviewed this property |
The train station is actually on the access road to the forest visitors centre. If you come out the front of the station and then go to the end of the short station approach lane you then turn right onto the road which... More
24 July 2018|
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Response from Markallaa | Reviewed this property |
Hi the lake side trails are not all flat and some have tree roots visible so may be bumpy -
4 January 2018|
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Response from Andrea B | Reviewed this property |
No it’s not always on I discovered this in November