Ranger Rambles - January well-being

Join the Chirk Castle Ranger team each Wednesday through January for different walks in the castle's historic parkland.

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event

Walks will last approx. 90mins. Different walks will be slightly different lengths and difficulties - please ring the castle beforehand for each week's walk if you are unsure.

PLEASE NOTE: the castle and gardens are closed during January.

There are two walks each day, at 11am and 2pm.

The ramble's are free and there's no need to book, just meet at the Visitor Information center by the car park.

The basics

Suitability
Children are very welcome!
Dogs on leads are welcome.
Meeting point
Visitor information centre, by the car park.
What to bring and wear
Suitable outdoor clothing and sturdy footwear/walking boots
Accessibility
Walks will involve traversing uneven paths with some mild to moderate gradients. Different walks will vary. If you are unsure please contact the castle before the day.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
16 January 2019 14:00 - 15:30 Available
23 January 2019 11:00 - 12:30 Available
14:00 - 15:30 Available
30 January 2019 11:00 - 12:30 Available
14:00 - 15:30 Available

Contact Info

Name
Chirk Castle
Email
chirkcastle@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01691 777701

Upcoming events

Ranger Rambles - January well-being

Wed 16 Jan 2019
14:00-15:30
Join the Chirk Castle Ranger team each Wednesday through January for different walks in the castle's historic parkland.

Nordic Walking (Thurs) - January well-being

Thu 17 Jan 2019
12:00-15:00
Let the outdoors move you this January with weekly Nordic walking sessions led by the Erddig Nordic Walkers, Thursdays on the Chirk estate.

Running for beginners - January well-being

Sat 19 Jan 2019
09:00-10:00
Give your fitness and well-being a boost this January on the Chirk estate. A great opportunity to get started with running and meet other people. Who knows? You might be taking part in one of our 10k runs before you know it!

Marshmallow toasting - January well-being

Sat 19 Jan 2019
11:00-15:00
Drop-by Home Farm and join us for some yummy marshmallow toasting on Saturdays in January.

Family Bushcraft activities - January well-being

Sun 20 Jan 2019
11:00-15:00
Drop-in to the Chirk estate to try out some family bushcraft activities led by our friends from Woodland Classroom. The whole family can try their hand at shelter making, fire starting, and cooking some simple outdoor foods.

Winter tree ID taster walk - January well-being

Mon 21 Jan 2019
14:00-14:45
BOOKING ESSENTIAL. When you're out walking, have you ever wondered which tree you're looking at? Our friends at Woodland Classroom have put together these special January tree ID taster walks to get you started.