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David & Steve


A lovely easy walk starting from Marbury Country Park, passing through beautiful woods alongside Budworth mere. Then reaching the Trent and Mersey canal, before breaking off to walk to Hyden pool to pay a visit to the bird hide. 

We then continue until we reach the Anderton boat lift and Museum where we break for lunch. There is the café, or the Stanley Arms Pub across the bridge has facilities but bring your own sandwiches if you prefer.

We then continue alongside the canal towards Marbury Country Park and back to the car park where we started.

The round trip is approximately five and a half miles.

Walking boots are recommended if there has been recent rain.

Please join us for this popular walk.

Start Point and Time

Marbury Country Park Car Park at 12:30pm

Directions to Start

Take the M56 towards Liverpool until J10 where you come off. Turn left onto the A49 and continue on to Stretton Roundabout. Here take the first exit onto Northwich Road A559. After 3 miles turn right onto Gibb Hill staying on this road for 1.4 miles and then turn left into Marbury Lane and then enter the Marbury Country Park car park.

Post Code: CW9 6AT

Parking is “Pay and Display”  (£1.50) unless the ticket machines are out of order as they were the day we recently visited.


On the day, contact David on 07875275918

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