Alderley Edge and Cheshire Countryside

Important notice -

Please note there will be no pedestrian access from Alderley Edge to Hare Hill from 18 to 22 September. This is due to essential work at the Lake. We apologise for any inconvenience.

Dramatic red sandstone escarpment, with impressive views

Alderley Edge and Cheshire Countryside

Things to see and do 

Family on a woodland walk

Explore the woods at Alderley Edge

Explore the features which add to the myths and legends of Alderley Edge on one of our new way-marked routes.

Boy wearing a '50 Things' baseball cap at Studland Beach, Dorset/ National Trust

Tick of 10 of your 50 things to do here at Alderley Edge 

Make sure you’re prepared for your 50 things challenge, with suitable footwear for exploring the woods. If you haven’t got one already, grab a ‘50 things to do before you’re 11 ¾’ activity booklet from our Countryside Office and get ready for lots of outdoors fun and adventure.

Why not visit ....

Alderley Edge and Cheshire Countryside

What's on 

Far reaching views from Stormy Point at Alderley Edge

What's on 

Check out what's going on at Alderley Edge throughout the season.

Alderley Edge and Cheshire Countryside


Alderley Edge and Cheshire Countryside


A blue tit surveys the woods below

Birdwatching at Alderley Edge 

Redstart, nuthatch, flycatcher and tree creeper. These are just a few of the lovely woodland birds that you'll hopefully be able to spot.

Alderley Edge and Cheshire Countryside

Get involved

Volunteers enjoy fence building at Alderley Edge

Join in 

Volunteers at Alderley Edge come from various backgrounds and join in for different reasons. One thing they have in common, though, is that they all really enjoy the work.

Damselfly on a reed


Join our photography group on Flickr and submit your own photos of our amazing places.

Alderley Edge and Cheshire Countryside

Our work

View over Bickerton Hill

Explore the treasures of Bickerton Hill 

Climb to the top of Bickerton Hill to enjoy far reaching views across the Dee valley, Rawhead and the Shropshire hills.