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Cross the suspension bridge at The Groves or ride the ferry across at Sandy Lane to The Meadows... read more

Reviewed July 9, 2018
Chestertripper
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Chester, United Kingdom
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Take a walk across the Meadows whether as a family, with friends or on your own. You can walk as... read more

Reviewed June 29, 2018
moorshirley
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Chester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed July 15, 2018

You can walk to The Meadows from the suspension bridge, it’s a lovely walk along The River Dee. It’s a nice place for a picnic.

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Reviewed July 9, 2018

Cross the suspension bridge at The Groves or ride the ferry across at Sandy Lane to The Meadows. Walk along the river - you can go as far as Alford or just from the suspension bridge to the ferry and loop back into the city....More

2  Thank Chestertripper
Reviewed June 29, 2018

Take a walk across the Meadows whether as a family, with friends or on your own. You can walk as far as you like along the river banks and take in the views of the houses that are built across the river from town and...More

Thank moorshirley
Reviewed April 3, 2018

If you haven't been yet, get on it! This area of Chester is stunning and peaceful. A perfect location for a summer picnic or a long walk with the dog.

Thank Natalie T
Reviewed March 1, 2018

love walking in the meadows, it is really quiet and peaceful. we took a picnic and had a cheap lunch watching the world go by

Thank cappleton2
Reviewed August 13, 2017

Pros: -Free entry. -Within walking distance of Chester city centre - I usually take the ferry across the River Dee from Sandy Lane car park to The Meadows, then walk over Suspension Bridge into Grosvenor Park, then into the city centre. -Paved sections -Good for...More

1  Thank jonotennis
Reviewed June 22, 2017

Lovely to walk along with dogs for a good run by the river. Peaceful,and beautiful views of the lovely houses the other side and wildlifeon the river, relaxing

Thank L0uanne
Reviewed April 4, 2017

This ais a great place for a sunny walk or even an evening stroll for something to do in Chester. Views of the ce houses across the river and spots to sit down and enjoy self with food

1  Thank amylouisereid
Reviewed January 20, 2017

We just love walking along Chester's Meadows and the River Dee. We used the Meadows as part of our school cross country route way back in the 70's and I'm still regularly walking along the Meadows today. There is always plenty of wildlife to see,...More

Thank Kevin H
Reviewed November 1, 2016 via mobile

The meadows walk is accessed on the south side of the suspension bridge from the Groves continue due east to the Earls Eye where the River Dee flows from the south. Today's walk was sublime beautiful Autumn colours and a free walk as far as...More

1  Thank spena
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