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
Bedfordshire9Berkshire12
Buckinghamshire19Cambridgeshire20
Cheshire35Cornwall28
County Durham22Cumbria25
Derbyshire32Devon33
Dorset30Essex27
Gloucestershire17Greater London29
Greater Manchester28Hampshire37
Hertfordshire20Isle of Wight2
Kent36Lancashire29
Leicestershire22Lincolnshire19
Merseyside10Norfolk23
Northamptonshire13Northumberland22
Nottinghamshire15Oxfordshire16
Shropshire18Somerset27
Staffordshire19Suffolk15
Surrey24Sussex26
Tyne and Wear18Warwickshire13
West Midlands13Wiltshire34
Worcestershire11Yorkshire62

National Parks & AONB Cycle Rides
Park/AONBNo. RoutesPark/AONBNo. Routes
Cotswolds8Lake District12

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

 Latest Cycle Routes
Two Tunnels Greenway11 miles (18.5 km)*
Newborough Forest8 miles (13 km)*
Bewl Water12 miles (20 km)**
Loch Ness12 miles (19 km)***
Nonsuch Park3 miles (5.5 km)*
Ashtead Common National Nature Reserve3 miles (5 km)*

Walking Routes in England by County/Region
CountyNo. RoutesCountyNo. Routes
Bedfordshire25Berkshire18
Buckinghamshire40Cambridgeshire22
Cheshire34Cornwall20
County Durham17Cumbria35
Derbyshire34Devon38
Dorset30Essex36
Gloucestershire47Greater London58
Greater Manchester38Hampshire47
Hertfordshire30Isle of Wight10
Kent55Lancashire32
Leicestershire20Lincolnshire22
Merseyside14Norfolk30
Northamptonshire25Northumberland17
Oxfordshire26Scotland66
Shropshire27Somerset35
Staffordshire25Suffolk27
Surrey33Sussex40
Wales74Warwickshire27
West Midlands16Wiltshire38
Worcestershire25Yorkshire89

National Parks & AONB Walks
Park/AONBNo. RoutesPark/AONBNo. Routes
Cotswolds29Lake District23

 Latest Walking Routes
Dunster Castle8 miles (13 km)Explore the parkland, woodland and Historic Deer Park surrounding this Norman Castle near Minehead. From the castle there are fabulous views toward the Bristol channel, the Quantock hills and Exmoor.
Hurst Castle Spit4 miles (7 km)Walk along this long shingle spit to one of Henry VIII's Device Forts on this lovely coastal walk in Hampshire.
Hengistbury Head4 miles (7 km)Follow the miles of walking trails in this stunning nature reserve on the Dorset coast. After a short climb to the summit of Hengistbury Head you will be rewarded with fabulous views of the Isle of Wight, Mudeford Spit, Christchurch Harbour and Priory, the Purbeck Hills and Bournemouth Pier and beach. You can also walk along the lovely Mudeford Spit with its gorgeous beaches lined with pretty beach huts.
The trails are on well defined gravel paths taking you through lovely heathland and sand dunes with views of freshwater ponds, reed beds and salt marshes. Over 300 bird species have been recorded in the area including Purple Heron, the Pink-footed Goose, the European Honey Buzzard, the Melodious Warbler and numerous Skylarks. There is also a wildlife pond where the country's rarest amphibian, the Natterjack Toad can be spotted.
The Bournemouth Coast Path and the Stour Valley Way both run past Hengistbury Head so you could pick up either of these long distance trails to continue your walk.
Hidcote Manor Garden2 miles (2.5 km)Explore these stunning National Trust owned gardens on this short walk in the Cotswolds. The gardens were created by American horticulturist, Major Lawrence Johnston and contain a number of beautifully designed outdoor 'rooms'. Highlights include the kitchen garden, plant house, herbaceous borders and the orchard. There are also a number of peaceful footpaths to follow to the various secret gardens.
If you would like to continue your walk you could follow the Monarch's Way to the pretty Cotswold hamlet of Hidcote Bartrim.
Glynllifon Country Park3 miles (4.6 km)Explore the woodland, gardens, parkland and riverside in this beautiful country park in Gwynedd. The park and gardens are Grade One listed and home to some of the rarest flora and fauna in the Wales. Glynllifon contains many lovely walking trails including one through woodland and along the River Llifon with follies and sculptures along the way. There is also a cafe and a maze and exhibits such as steam power pistons restored byFred Dibnah.


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



 
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