Cycle Routes and Walking Routes

Cycle Maps and Walking Maps

We now have over 600 cycle routes on the site, covering the whole of the UK's National Cycle Network in England, Scotland, and Wales

There is also a new walking routes section with all of the UK's National Trails - over 2500 miles of walking and cycling to enjoy

You can use the links below to view a list of created cycle routes organised by county. Each route is available for download in a number of different formats and a google map accompanies each route so you can see where you'll be heading.

Many of the routes follow the National Cycle Network (NCN) routes with the number of the route(s) followed specified in the description.

All the routes come with a fantastic photgraphic aerial view of the route with points of interest and photographs

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Cycle Routes in England by County
CountyNo. RoutesCountyNo. Routes
Bedfordshire8Berkshire12
Buckinghamshire19Cambridgeshire19
Cheshire33Cornwall28
County Durham20Cumbria23
Derbyshire31Devon32
Dorset29Essex26
Gloucestershire17Greater London26
Greater Manchester19Hampshire36
Hertfordshire19Isle of Wight2
Kent34Lancashire27
Leicestershire20Lincolnshire19
Merseyside7Norfolk20
Northamptonshire12Northumberland17
Nottinghamshire11Oxfordshire16
Shropshire18Somerset26
Staffordshire18Suffolk15
Surrey20Sussex25
Tyne and Wear12Warwickshire13
West Midlands13Wiltshire34
Worcestershire11Yorkshire52

National Parks & AONB Cycle Rides
Park/AONBNo. RoutesPark/AONBNo. Routes
Cotswolds8Lake District10

Cycle Routes in Wales and Scotland
CountryNo. RoutesCountryNo. Routes
Wales46Scotland58

 Latest Cycle Routes
Beacon Hill Country Park2 miles (3.5 km)*
Longshaw Estate4 miles (6 km)*
Grassmoor Country Park1 miles (2 km)*
Five Pits Trail6 miles (10 km)*
Clent Hills Country Park3 miles (4.5 km)*
Broadway Tower Country Park5 miles (7.5 km)*

Walking Routes in England by County
CountyNo. RoutesCountyNo. Routes
Bedfordshire20Berkshire16
Buckinghamshire36Cambridgeshire16
Cheshire30Cornwall16
County Durham13Cumbria22
Derbyshire33Devon36
Dorset24Essex33
Gloucestershire46Greater London50
Greater Manchester24Hampshire44
Hertfordshire28Isle of Wight9
Kent46Lancashire27
Leicestershire16Lincolnshire18
Merseyside6Norfolk23
Northamptonshire23Northumberland9
Oxfordshire25Scotland23
Shropshire25Somerset31
Staffordshire24Suffolk25
Surrey26Sussex35
Wales46Warwickshire26
West Midlands15Wiltshire37
Worcestershire23Yorkshire62

National Parks & AONB Walks
Park/AONBNo. RoutesPark/AONBNo. Routes
Cotswolds27Lake District13

 Latest Walking Routes
Burrough Hill Country Park3 miles (4.5 km)Climb the 210m (690 ft) Burrough Hill to the well-preserved Iron Age hill fortand enjoy fabulous views of the Leicestershire countryside. Plantlife in the park includes wild thyme, harebell, lady's bedstraw, salad burnet and musk thistle. Also look out for skylarks, linnets, yellowhammers, willow warblers, woodpeckers, and kestrels.
Burrough Hill is located a few miles south of Melton Mowbray near the villages of Burrough on the Hill and Somerby. The Leicestershire Round walking route also runs through the park so you could continue your walk along this waymarked trail.
Midland Railway Centre3 miles (5 km)This heritage railway in Butterley has a delightful 35 acre country park with a wide range of wildlife areas and great views of the passing steam trains. The walk takes you around Butterley Reservoir, through Butterley park and on to Codnorpark Reservoir before finishing at Riddings station where you could catch the train back to the start point at Butterley.
Heights of Abraham3 miles (4.5 km)Ride a cable car to the Hilltop Park and enjoy magnificent views of the Derwent Valley and surrounding Peak District at this major attraction in Matlock. The park also includes caverns and mine tours where you can experience a day in the life of a 17th Century lead mining family.
The cable car was opened in 1984 and is the first ever alpine cable car in Britain. It will take you to the top of Masson Hill where you can enjoy woodland walking trails and wonderful views over Matlock. There is also a riverside section along the River Derwent to enjoy. The Derwent Valley Heritage Way runs through the park so there is scope for continuing your walk along the River Derwent if you have time.
Poole's Cavern and Buxton Country Park2 miles (4 km)A walk around Buxton Country Park and a visit to Poole's Cavern - a natural limestone cave used as a lair by an outlaw in the fifteenth century. The walk starts underground in limestone caverns with crystal stalactites illuminated with paved walkways and handrails. You then come outside to explore the beautiful country park and woodlands. The route visits Solomon's Temple viewpoint with superb views of the Peak District.
The park is located a short walk from Buxton town centre. If you would like to continue your walk then the Dane Valley Way also runs through the park.
Worcester Woods Country Park1 miles (2 km)This 100 acre park in Worcester consists of two nature reserves, a huge open field and a busy Countryside Centre with cafe facilities. There are also bluebell woods, wildflower meadows and a pond which attracts a wide variety of wildlife. There are two waymarked walking trails to follow through the park. Worcester Woods is located on the outskirts of Worcester, just over a mile from the city centre and cathedral.


 Useful Links
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River Thames Walk and CycleInformation on walking and cycling on the Thames Path National Trail



 
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