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Cannock Chase

Cannock, Stafford, England
44- 1785-619619
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Ranked #1 of 21 attractions in Stafford
Type: Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas
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English first
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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58 reviews 58 reviews
25 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014 NEW

If you feel energetic and have a few hours spare give the chase a visit there are miles of paths to walk or cycle you may even see deer if you are lucky.There are visitors centres toilets and lots of parking areas Go on get your walking boots out.

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Stafford, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

A fantastic open space that offers many options for walkers, cyclists, mountain bikers, horse riding, bird watchers, and many other outside pursuits. Have been many, many times and never get bored. A map is recommended to get the max benefit of what is there. Maquis Drive and Birches valley have toilets, food purchase places, "Go Ape" and cycle routes -... More

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Stourbridge, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Visited here with my boyfriend to explore. Found a postcode to use for the Sat Nav but the directions and the road signs were unclear and contradicting. Warning, following the sign of the antler deer can take you in circles. We finally found a car park which was free of charge, but felt like it was in the middle of... More

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

We travelled as a group of four and checked out the local trails at Cannock Chase. The first day we did 'The Dog' and it was really well sign posted and flowed from one part of the trail to the other very smoothly. We are moderately fit so this was OK for us. When we did 'The Monkey' the next... More

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

An unexpectedly large area of interesting land for wildlife,views and recreation - walking and mountain biking or picnicking and visiting places by car. Plenty of car parks - some with resonable charges The Commonwealth Cemetery and the German Cemetery were interesting and a hour and half walk led by a ranger very good - though advertising for this was only... More

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Lichfield, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Some friends were talking about all the fantastic places they had been to around the world and although i have done a fair bit of travelling, Cannock Chase has to be one of my favourite places. There are plenty of marked routes of varying length for walking or bikes. As another reviewer said, if you want to see the Deer... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

We visited birches valley to go in the gruffalo trail. We took our 3yr old son and my 4 month old baby. My son really enjoyed his time on the trail it made his imagination run wild ! The only downside was that there could of been wooden carvings of the animals ie the gruffalo and the snake ect other... More

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Crewe, United Kingdom
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143 reviews 143 reviews
102 attraction reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

We went to Cannock Chase yesterday with the Girls aged 4 & 7 years.The eldest is interested in History and the wars.This was the first time we had visited the very large German Graves.It was fascinating and also very moving to think that so many soldiers died at such a young age.There are 4 large mass graves where the bodies... More

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Cannock, England, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
17 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Cannock chase is my back garden and it is the reason I live where I live. If you like the outdoors then this is the place for you. Great mountain bike trails and great walking. There are a couple of visitors centres that are small but friendly. Food is reasonably cheap. There are miles and miles of tracks to walk... More

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Stafford, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I count myself very lucky to have the chase on my doorstep. Its stunning, wild, beautiful and under appreciated. If you ever get the chance then please take the time to visit, maybe take the dog for a walk or let the kids play in the streams and woods. Truly amazing

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