Sherbrook trail - whole day walking or cycling route

Tighten your laces or pump up your tyres and head off through the scenic, and wonderfully tranquil Sherbrook Valley.  The trail starts at the main Cannock Chase Forest car park where you can grab a coffee and cake at the café before you start.

There are two loops to choose from, the shorter Pepper Slade loop is seven and a half miles long, and the longer Abraham's Valley trail takes you to the Stepping Stones and Abraham's Valley is 12.5 miles.

To find out about cycle hire, tag-a-longs, electric or adaptive bikes, contact our on-site bike hire specialists.

Trail information

Cannock Chase Forest, Birches Valley, Rugeley, WS15 2UQ
This is a multi-use trail so please be aware of other users on this trail, including cyclists, walkers, horse riders and forest vehicles.
Grade - Blue
Is this grade for you?
Both routes are undulating with some short hill slopes, the surfaces vary from gravel surfaced tracks to natural forest paths.
Trail Length
Short route: 7.5 miles (12 km)
Trail Length
Long route: 12.5 miles (20 km)