Route 11 follows a mixture of on-road and traffic-free routes. For some stretches you cycle alongside the River Cam. There is also a lovely stretch of traffic-free cycling along the Fen Rivers Way between Barway and Ely.
The Fens is a great place for a cycling trip. It is a remarkably flat, mostly agricultural area located between the cathedral city of Peterborough and the university town of Cambridge. You can travel on Route 11 to the interesting university city of Cambridge, where there are plenty of sights to enjoy. The Fens is renowned for its wildlife and extensive network of rivers.
We have taken all responsible steps to ensure that these routes are safe and achievable by people with a reasonable level of fitness.
However, all outdoor activities involve a degree of risk. To the extent permitted by law, Sustrans accepts no responsibility for any accidents or injury resulting from following these routes.
Walking and cycling routes change over time. Weather conditions may also affect path surfaces.
Please use your own judgement when using the routes based upon the weather and the ability, experience and confidence levels of those in your group.