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Pex Hill is an unusual stunted oak woodland surrounded by heathland, with excellent views of the Mersey Estuary and the mountains of North Wales. It also incorporates a disused quarry and an astronomical observatory.
Take the path opposite the visitor centre from the car park, on a path roughly parallel with Pex Hill Avenue.
Bear left at the fork.
Turn right when you reach a track.
At the end of the track bear right on a path around the edge of the quarry.
Bear right at the fork to return to the car park.