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Walkers & Runners

WALKING IS THE BEST MEDICINE

It’s free and a great way to get active!
All whilst benefiting your health and wellbeing.

Cannock Chase is the perfect place for a stroll,
no matter your ability or how much time you have to spare.

THERE’S SPECTACULAR ROUTES FOR ALL
AND THIS PAGE WILL HELP YOU CHOOSE WHERE TO START!

Also of interest

Forestrys Running Trails

Choose from a number of new way marked running routes that range from 3-10km.

RUN FOREST!

Shugboroughs Rambling Routes

Pick up an Estates Walks map from the Visitor Reception. There's plenty of Parkland for you to enjoy.

EXPLORE THE ESTATE

Forestrys Leisure Trails

From a gentle stroll to longer walks around the picturesque Fairoak, there's a great day out for everyone.

ONE STEP, TWO STEP

The Wolseleys Boardwalk

A popular raised walkway that weaves above tranquil pools and will bring you up close to water-loving wildlife.

EXPLORE THE GROUNDS

Orienteering

Try your hand at orienteering, a map reading challenge for all levels.

TRY SOMETHING NEW

Walking at Chasewater

Self guided walking trails which vary in both length and difficulty are available from The Innovation Centre.

TAKE IN THE VIEWS

The Heart of England Way

100 miles of recreational walking, between Milford in the north, and Bourton on the Water in the Cotswolds.

VISIT THE WEBSITE

The Two Saints Way

A 92-mile pilgrimage route between the cities of Chester and Lichfield. Walk it from the north or the south.

VISIT THE WEBSITE

Cannock Chase SAC Partnership

  • Staffordshire County Council
  • Stafford Borough Council
  • Cannock Chase Council
  • Lichfield District Council
  • South Staffordshire Council
  • East Staffordshire Borough Council
  • City of Wolverhampton Council
  • Natural England
  • Forestry England
  • National Trust
  • RSPB
  • Staffordshire Wildlife Trust
  • Cannock Chase AONB