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With hundreds of routes to choose from, the National Cycle Network is a great way to discover the UK. 

  • This great traffic free route takes you from the bustling town of Doncaster to the 12th century Conisbrough Castle.

  • The Aire Valley Towpath route provides a wonderful opportunity to explore part of the longest canal in Britain.

  • The Alban Way is a trail for cyclists and walkers along the former route of the Hatfield to St Albans branch line of the Great Northern Railway.

  • A fantastic ride that takes in some of Northern England's most beautiful coastline.

  • Ashby Woulds Heritage Trail follows the old Ashby and Nuneaton Railway, which itself replaced an 18th century canal.

  • Starting at the London Eye and ending at Notre Dame, the 247 mile route takes riders on a challenging but rewarding journey through towns, villages and beautiful countryside on both sides of the Channel.
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  • The Avon Cycleway is an 85 mile circular route around the city of Bristol, following quiet country lanes and taking in the best of the countryside and villages around Bristol and Bath.

  • This cycle route takes you on a great tour of Gateshead. Starting out at the BALTIC Gallery you will follow the banks of the River Tyne until you arrive at the Bill Quay Community Farm, a treasured green space on the edge of Gateshead.

  • This short route takes you from Barnsley on a traffic-free path to the RSPB Old Moor Reserve, which is teeming with birds and wildlife.

  • This unique ride is mainly on flat traffic-free paths and enables you to explore both sides of the Humber Bridge with parks, a nature reserve, picnic spots, spectacular views of the bridge. Not to forget you can cycle over the Bridge itself! The route description starts at Barton-upon-Humber station, but you can equally start the route at Hessle or North Ferriby stations.

  • With its combination of woodlands, chalk downland, rolling fields and small villages, the North Hampshire countryside is a superb area for cycling. This route starts at Festival Place in the centre of Basingstoke, goes through the War Memorial Park and then heads south along traffic calmed roads and a newly created cycle path to Hatch Warren.  

  • The West Country's very own 'Race to the Sun' offers an extremely pleasant meander from the Cotswolds to the South Coast. Bath to Bournemouth is an enjoyable long-distance ride that won't tax your climbing legs too much.

  • The Bath Two Tunnels Circuit is a 13 mile circular route taking in the iconic Bath Two Tunnels. The route also uses National Route 24 and National Route 4, along the Kennet & Avon Canal back in to Central Bath. 

    Please Note: Diversion on route, see below

  • This route is an easy-to-follow ride or walk along a raised Greenway from the docklands at Beckton right to the heart of Stratford, meaning that anyone heading along this route can easily avoid the traffic.

  • Enjoy a tour of the East End of London with this varied route, starting in the light industrial area of Beckton, taking in the Thames as you head west and up to Stratford High Street.

  • Take time to enjoy the slower pace of life along this green corridor through the city

  • Take in some of the best sights North-East London has to offer on this scenic route that provides a nearly entirely traffic-free route from Waltham Forest all the way to Stratford.

  • This great ride along the Fylde Coast takes you from Blackpool to Fleetwood using traffic free promenades.
    Please Note: Closures on route, see below

  • This great ride takes you from Blaise Castle in Bristol to Chepstow Castle in Monmouthshire.

  • This ride takes you through the Cornish countryside from the pretty town of Bodmin to the Eden Project - one of the country's best tourist attractions.

  • This great route takes you between two of Bradford’s best open spaces - City Park and Bowling Park, travelling over the iconic Red Bridge on the way. 

  • Connecting the two towns via a high quality traffic-free path through the countryside, the Brampton Valley Way provides the perfect opportunity for a family day out.

  • The immensely popular Bristol and Bath Railway Path provides a tranquil walking and cycling path between the two cities.

  • This short route takes you on a fun ride around central Bristol, taking in some of its most iconic views.

  • This ride links two of south London's nicest parks, Brockwell and Dulwich, via quiet streets.