Foodie rides

12 of our favourite ice cream shops along the National Cycle Network

We've asked our teams across the UK to give us the scoop on their favourite ice cream shops on or near to the National Cycle Network.

The UK has some fine culinary treats to offer, as well as fantastic places to visit. Why not combine the two by visiting these famous homes to some of the best British food there is. 

couple sits outside cafe drinking tea

Finishing a walk or cycle and sitting in a garden, enjoying a cup of tea and a cake can be a great incentive to get out of the house. Here are our top 10 tea gardens, all within walking or cycling distance from the National Cycle Network. 

whiskey bottles

If you're a connoisseur of whisky why not visit some of the fine distilleries listed below and sample them straight from the source.

On a coastal bike ride, ordering fresh fish and chips and settling down on a beach is one of life's greaty enjoyments. We've listed our favourite fish and chip spots along the National Cycle Network.  

Barista prepares a coffee

Taking a pit-stop along the way can be a life saver on a bike ride. Whether it's a coffee and cake or bicycle advice that you're after, these cycle cafés are the best there is near to the National Cycle Network.

Discover the National Cycle Network

Whether you walk, cycle, run or ride a horse, there's plenty of opportunity for adventure and getting involved!

children cycling

Cycling is a great way to have fun as a family and these routes have lots of things to see and do along the way.

cyclist admiring route view

Love the National Cycle Network? Sponsor your favourite mile and help us keep it in top condition.

Check out our volunteer vacancies in your area.

kids out on a bike ride

Your donations will help maintain the National Cycle Network and provide safer routes for everyone to enjoy.