This handy, wonderfully illustrated little guidebook gives walkers the ten best short circular walks to some of the very best country pubs and inns in Cheshire and Wirral in a handy, pocketable format. As befits a well-heeled, fertile county with a rich farming heritage, the country pubs and inns of Cheshire and Wirral are hugely rewarding to visitors and walkers. From numerous candidates we’ve whittled the list down to personal favourites that balance a lack of pretention with good service, and are also blessed with pleasant locations and rewarding walks from the doorstep, while attempting a representative geographical distribution covering the range of landscapes of this diverse county.
by Jen Darling CHESHIRE IS WELL KNOWN for both its beautiful countryside and its country pubs. This fully revised and updated, 3rd edition of a classic guide book combines the two with superb walks through varied countryside, each one visiting a walker-friendly pub that is well known for its food and drink. The 220-page book ideal for those with a connoisseur’s interest in Real Ale, and for walkers wanting a convenient starting point and route directions - plus some of the best pub lunches in Cheshire. There are 30 circular walks included, covering the entire county from west to east and north to south. Each walk is graded in terms of mileage and difficulty — so families with young children can choose the easy ones, and enthusiasts can find more challenging routes to work up a thirst!