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Connahs Quay to Chester Cycle route, Connahs Quay

Connahs Quay to Chester Cycle route
An 8 mile traffic free cycleway - great for family cycling as lovely and flat. The tarmac pathway makes it great for the scooters and towing bike trailers.

The path is also suitable for wheelchair users. Great for a mud free autumn or winter walk.

There are various access points - a good place to start is Corus Works as you can get parked up in that area.

website: go to Connahs Quay to Chester Cycle route website

address: Various access points - Dock Road, Connahs Quay

on the map: directions to Connahs Quay to Chester Cycle route

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Wepre Park, Connahs Quay

Wepre Park
A great place for walking, playing and fishing. Well looked after by Flintshire Countryside Service this ancient woodland is a lovely place for a family walk whether you want to enjoy nature or take a local history lesson as you walk through Wepre old hall and on to Ewloe castle. Refreshments and toilet facilities are available at the visitor centre.

website: go to Wepre Park website

tel: 01244 814931.

address: Wepre Park, Wepre Drive, Connah's Quay, Flintshire CH5 4HL

on the map: directions to Wepre Park

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Connahs Quay Swimming Pool, Connahs Quay

Connahs Quay Swimming Pool
Situated on Wepre Drive next to the town's civic hall.

The facility has a 25 metre pool, a smaller learner pool, spectator gallery and vending area.

The pool has recently been renovated with new pool tiles, considerable work to the roof and refurbished changing area as well as the pool being resized for competition purposes

See website for opening times.

website: go to Connahs Quay Swimming Pool website

tel: 0845 6032121

address: Wepre Drive, Connah's Quay, Deeside Flintshire CH5 4HA

on the map: directions to Connahs Quay Swimming Pool

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Connah’s Quay Dock, Connahs Quay

Connah’s Quay Dock
The Port has a history spanning 500 years, ending with its demise in the 1960s when the slipway access to the Dee was eventually lost. The recently formed Quay Waterman’s Association (QWA) aims to restore the Grade II listed dock and has recently opened The Quayside tearooms, situated in the Kathleen and May Centre (formerly the Sea Cadet Centre), serving a selection of hot and cold drinks and delicious homemade cakes and snacks. Visitors can also book River Dee boat trips for all abilities.

tel: 07768301503

address: Dock Road, Kathleen And May Centre, Connah

on the map: directions to Connah’s Quay Dock

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Llwyni Nature Reserve, Connahs Quay

Llwyni Nature Reserve
This large reserve is situated on the edge of Connah’s Quay. It consists of a range of different of habitats including grassland, semi-ancient woodland and ponds. The site has SSSI status and is also a Special area of Conservation (SAC) and a Local Nature Reserve (LNR).

address: Connahs Quay

on the map: directions to Llwyni Nature Reserve

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