Colliers Wood

Colliers Wood

A peaceful wander among beautiful wildlife

Ten miles from Manchester is where you’ll find Colliers Wood, a tranquil setting to escape the modern-day world.

Whether you make it a solo excursion or bring the dog for an adventure around 130 hectares, you’ll be gazing at magnificent wildlife and basking in fresh woodland scents throughout the day.

The adventure begins

After parking the car, a rush of excitement will take over as you start to think about the journey ahead.

You’ll find limitless beauty surrounds the range of walking paths, decorated with towering trees that rustle with the movements of singing birds.

Perhaps you’d like to embark on a bigger challenge? We suggest keeping the phone on silent, away from any disruption as you stroll through the scenic Jubilee Legacy trail.

Give yourself two-and-a-half hours to discover all the trail’s charm.

Need to make a pit stop?

There’s a delightful little café at Dam House where you can grab a steamy cuppa and an energy-boosting snack, before carrying on the rest of the four-and-a-half-mile route.

Ever thought about taking up orienteering?

Colliers Wood is perfect to take on the challenge, no matter what level you’re working at.

See if you can finish the course in the quickest time, beating your new friends to the top spot.

Want to find out more about how to get started?

Get in touch with the experts at nearby Delamere Forest for all the details, and you’ll soon be able to start your new lifelong hobby.

You’ve discovered your new dog walking spot

The extraordinary landscapes within this former coal mine will leave you feeling refreshed and eager to discover all the hidden coves of this remarkable site.

We’re sure the dog will also be keen to return for more fun games of fetch with their favourite ball!

120 Coronation Drive,

Free parking, Toilets, Cafe