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

Oct 25
Tatton Park Announces Joyful Christmas Schedule

Venture a little bit further out of Chester to Tatton Park and you will discover a…

Oct 13
Chester Zoo’s Palm Oil Initiative Highlighted in New BBC Wildlife Series

The Chester Zoo initiative for the city to become the world’s first…

Oct 11
Chester Zoo Announces The Return of The Lanterns This Christmas

Chester Zoo has announced details of the family favourite Christmas event, The…

Sep 30
Fireworks Extravaganza to Make a Welcome Return to Chester Racecourse

The disappointment of no fireworks last year is a distant memory now the announcement…

Sep 24
Chester Zoo Shares The Good News of Their Latest Arrival

Chester Zoo have released photos of their latest arrival, a rare spider monkey, a…

Sep 23
The Chester Zoo Sustainable Palm Oil Initiative Gathers Momentum as More Areas Commit to The Project

The Chester Zoo initiative that aims to protect the rainforest and wildlife has four…

Sep 15
Chester Zoo Shares Incredible Glow in The Dark Photos

Chester Zoo has just shared some amazing never seen before photos and continues the…

Sep 13
Work Begins on Two Exciting New Projects in Chester

The much anticipated new hotel in Chester city centre from the Wildes Hotel Group has…

Sep 03
Enjoy the Wildlife Connections Festival at Chester Zoo With TV Presenter Naomi Wilkinson

The popular Wildlife Connections Festival at Chester Zoo returns for its fifth year…

Sep 02
Get Set For Oktoberfest in Chester at The Townhouse Secret Garden

This year there’s no need to travel anywhere else to experience the excitement…

Aug 25
Chester Zoo Unveils Twenty Rare New Inhabitants With A Very Unusual Nickname

Chester Zoo has twenty new inhabitants who have arrived as part of a conservation…

Aug 18
Keep The Whole Family Entertained as You Discover The Sights of Chester

It’s not always easy to choose an activity to keep the whole family happy, but…