Walkers & Runners
Walking is the Best Medicine!
It’s free and a great way to get active 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 are spectacular routes for all and this page will help you choose where to start!
Also of interest
Explore Cannock Chase
Download walk guides put together by the Cannock Chase National Landscape team.
Forest Running Trails
Choose from a number of new way marked running routes that range from 3-10km.
Shugboroughs Rambling Routes
Pick up an Estates Walks map from the Visitor Reception. There's plenty of Parkland for you to enjoy.
Forest Leisure Trails
From a gentle stroll to longer walks around the picturesque Fairoak, there's a great day out for everyone.
The Wolseleys Boardwalk
A popular raised walkway that weaves above tranquil pools and will bring you up close to water-loving wildlife.
Try your hand at orienteering, a map reading challenge for all levels.
Walking at Chasewater
Self guided walking trails which vary in both length and difficulty are available from The Innovation Centre.
The Heart of England Way
100 miles of recreational walking, between Milford in the north, and Bourton on the Water in the Cotswolds.
The Two Saints Way
A 92-mile pilgrimage route between the cities of Chester and Lichfield. Walk it from the north or the south.