Outdoor Activities
in Chester

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Enjoy activities in the great outdoors in Chester 

Take your pick from our choice of all the top outdoor activities in Chester below or discover your absolute favourites by clicking ‘Find My Perfect Outdoor Activity’ to filter by your additional personal preferences. 

With so much time spent inside these days when you’re looking for things to do in Chester it feels so good to get out in the fresh air, be active and take in the awesome natural backdrop this unique city enjoys from so many aspects. 

Whether you’re looking for adventure activities or a relaxing time in the outdoors and nature you will certainly find Chester has a great choice on offer for every taste and mood including loads of types of watersports and fingers crossed you’ll be blessed with sunshine while you enjoy your chosen days out and activities

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There’s nothing better than spending your days out in the great outdoors and when it comes to things to do outside, Chester and the surrounding areas have so much on offer for you to choose from

Latest Chester days out and activities news

Sep 24
National fitness phenomenon Fitness Space open in Chester

New gym and health studio, Fitness Space has opened on Chester’s Newgate Row…

Sep 11
The Adventures of Wilma: my favourite dog walks in and around Chester

The problem in Chester is not trying to find somewhere to walk your pooch but having…

Sep 07
Tatton’s Farm animals will be wriggling into their Sunday best for Harvest Festival weekend.

This annual festival is a fantastic way to mark the end of summer and celebrate…

Aug 31
The Best 10 Running Spots in Chester

Want to enjoy some of Chester’s stunning historic sights and scenic landscapes whilst…

Aug 21
Festival success as thousands flock to Watergate Street

A special celebration organised by CH1ChesterBID saw city visitors treated to live…

Aug 14
Chester Polo Returns to the Roodee this September for Final Tournament of the Year

Preparation is now well underway ahead of Chester Polo’s final tournament of the year.…

Aug 13
Watergate Street traders unite for special city festival

Organised by CH1ChesterBID, the Watergate Street Festival on Saturday, August 18, will…

Aug 07
New ‘doggy-dip jump’ at the Farm’s fun dog show

The `must go to’ canine event of the year takes place at the Farm, Tatton Park this…

Jul 31
‘Summer in the City’ launches in Chester

Two-month programme of summer fun – “Summer in the City’ – led by CH1ChesterBID has…

Jul 25
Charity Football Tournament raises £2000

This year’s charity football tournament was attended by local businesses who played on…

Jul 09
Local businesses getting competitive for 2 great worthy causes!

Pursglove & Brown’s charity football tournament returns at the end of this month,…

Apr 27
Chester Zoo launch phase two of their Nature Reserve

We were lucky enough to be invited to the grand opening of the second phase of the…