Guided Walk through Alderley Edge Wood

Come along and explore with a guide the beautiful scenery and panoramic views and hear about the history and legends that make the edge such a special place.

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event

Find out about our ancient copper mines dating back to the bronze age.

Learn more about the mysterious places such as Devil's Grave, Goldenstone and the Druids Circle which provided inspiration for the novel the Weirdstone of Brisingamen and of course enjoy the beautiful pine and beech woodland and admire the fantastic views across the Cheshire Plain.

The basics

Booking details
No need to book and the event is free of charge.
Suitability
Children are very welcome but must be accompanied by an adult.
Dogs on leads are welcome.
Meeting point
Please meet at the oak framed Information Shelter in the National Trust Car Park. The walk starts at 2.00pm.
What to bring and wear
The terrain can be uneven and muddy in wet weather and you may also encounter steps and steep slopes. Stout footwear is recommended.
Other
There will be just one walk which will last approximately two hours. If for any reason you'd like to leave earlier, just let your guide know and they'll happily point you in the right direction for the National Trust car-park along one of our way-marked routes! If you're thinking of coming along as a large group, it would be helpful if you could call us in advance, so that we can be prepared! Please telephone the office on 01625 584412 at least one week before the due date.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
15 September 2019 14:00 - 16:00 Available

Contact Info

Name
Linda Whiting
Email
linda.whiting@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01625 584412

Upcoming events

Guided Walk through Alderley Edge Wood

Sun 25 Aug 2019
14:00-16:00
Come along and explore with a guide the beautiful scenery and panoramic views and hear about the history and legends that make the edge such a special place.

Guided Walk through Alderley Edge Wood

Sun 01 Sep 2019
14:00-16:00
Come along and explore with a guide the beautiful scenery and panoramic views and hear about the history and legends that make the edge such a special place.

People, Protest and Politics - Methodists, Mow Cop and social change

Sat 07 Sep 2019
11:00-15:00
In 1807 Hugh Bourne inspired thousands of people to gather on the hill by Mow Cop Castle. This led to a working class people's movement that founded the early Trade Unions. This September visit Mow Cop Castle to find out more.

Guided Walk through Alderley Edge Wood

Sun 08 Sep 2019
14:00-16:00
Come along and explore with a guide the beautiful scenery and panoramic views and hear about the history and legends that make the edge such a special place.

Guided Walk through Alderley Edge Wood

Sun 15 Sep 2019
14:00-16:00
Come along and explore with a guide the beautiful scenery and panoramic views and hear about the history and legends that make the edge such a special place.

Dog Behaviour Clinic

Sun 22 Sep 2019
10:00-15:00
Every dog deserves a chance to be happy. If you've not yet attended one of the Dogfathers' behavior clinics, this is your opportunity to view dog training in action.