Come explore the adventure that is the great outdoors in Chelmsford.

Chelmsford has much to offer the outdoor explorer, whether you are looking for a gentle stroll in pleasant surroundings, a park for football, a picnic or a more unique outdoor experience.

Numerous award-winning parks offer you the perfect setting for walks, picnics, children’s play areas and sport. If you are looking for something more formal, then Hylands Park and RHS Hyde Hall Gardens have much to offer.

Or perhaps you’re looking for something a bit more adventurous? Why not try mountain biking in National Trust’s Danbury Common, or taking a boat, kayak or canoe trip from Paper Mill Lock along the Chelmer and Blackwater Navigation.