Explore the Chirk Castle estate

The Chirk Castle estate is 480 acres of woodland, meadow and tenanted grassland. It is a designated area of Special Scientific Interest, and part of an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. These walks will show you where to go to explore the estate, and see more of what it has to offer.

Enjoy a woodland walk at Chirk Castle

Chirk Castle woodland walk

This easy circular woodland walk has spectacular views of the parkland, and a little surprise in the middle. It is mainly on paths, but the last section is through open fields.

Chirk Castle estate and castle as seen from Tyn y Groes

The Old Golf Walk

This moderate 1.2 mile walk takes you up on to an area known as the Old Golf, with a fantastic view of the castle halfway around.

Dawn view of Chirk Castle in Wales

Battle of Crogen circular walk

Find the 'Gate of the Dead' and Battle of Crogen on this circular walk from Chirk Castle. Walking alongside Offa's Dyke you will stumble across 1,000 years of history and conflict. Permissive: open April to September only.

Walk through beautiful parkland from Chirk Castle to Llwyn y cil

Llwyn y cil walk

Enjoy fabulous views towards the Cheshire and Shropshire plains, walking through this glorious 18th-century designed parkland.