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
Cheshire35Cornwall28
County Durham20Cumbria25
Derbyshire31Devon32
Dorset29Essex26
Gloucestershire17Greater London26
Greater Manchester28Hampshire36
Hertfordshire19Isle of Wight2
Kent34Lancashire29
Leicestershire22Lincolnshire19
Merseyside10Norfolk20
Northamptonshire13Northumberland17
Nottinghamshire15Oxfordshire16
Shropshire18Somerset26
Staffordshire18Suffolk15
Surrey20Sussex25
Tyne and Wear12Warwickshire13
West Midlands13Wiltshire34
Worcestershire11Yorkshire61

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
Stadt Moers Park2 miles (3 km)*
Sankey Valley Park2 miles (4 km)*
North Wirral Coastal Park3 miles (5 km)*
Eastham Country Park1 miles (2 km)*
Wast Water7 miles (11 km)**
Wyre Estuary Country Park3 miles (5 km)*

Walking Routes in England by County
CountyNo. RoutesCountyNo. Routes
Bedfordshire20Berkshire16
Buckinghamshire36Cambridgeshire16
Cheshire34Cornwall17
County Durham13Cumbria27
Derbyshire33Devon36
Dorset24Essex33
Gloucestershire46Greater London51
Greater Manchester38Hampshire44
Hertfordshire28Isle of Wight9
Kent46Lancashire30
Leicestershire20Lincolnshire20
Merseyside14Norfolk24
Northamptonshire24Northumberland9
Oxfordshire25Scotland23
Shropshire25Somerset31
Staffordshire24Suffolk25
Surrey26Sussex35
Wales46Warwickshire26
West Midlands15Wiltshire37
Worcestershire23Yorkshire85

National Parks & AONB Walks
Park/AONBNo. RoutesPark/AONBNo. Routes
Cotswolds27Lake District17

 Latest Walking Routes
Royden Park2 miles (4 km)Enjoy a peaceful stroll through Royden Park and Thurstaston Common on this lovely walk in the Wirral. There are many trails taking you past deciduous and conifer woodlands, meadows, heathland and the two meres where you will find an abundance of birdlife. There is also an excellent miniature railway which is very popular in the holidays.
You can also climb Thurstaston Hill where there are fabulous views of the River Dee estuary. The hill is also the location of Thor's Stone, a large sandstone outcrop. It is thought that early Viking settlers held religious ceremonies on the site.
Rimrose Valley Country Park3 miles (4.5 km)This pretty park in Crosby sits by the side of the Leeds Liverpool Canal and includes the delightful Brookvale Local Nature Reserve. The park is made up of wetland and dryer grassy areas with an abundance of birdlife including Snipe, Water Rail, Woodcock, Dunnock, Common Whitethroat and Blackcap. It's an ideal place for a peaceful, waterside walk.
Bidston Hill2 miles (3 km)Explore 100 of acres heathland and woodland with historic buildings and ancient rock carvings. The park includes the 16th century windmill, the grade II listed Bidston Observatory and Bidston Lighthouse. The hill rises to 231 feet so there are fantastic views of the Wirral from the summit.
Arrowe Country Park2 miles (4 km)Explore 250 acres of open parkland and deciduous woodland in this country park in Birkenhead. The park also contains wildflower meadows, ponds, a lake and a brook attracting a variety of wildlife. The park is located in the centre of the Wirral Peninsula, west of Birkenhead.
Valentines Park Ilford2 miles (3 km)Valentines Park is a large, 130 acre park in the London Borough of Redbridge, between Ilford and Gants Hill. In 2012 the park was voted the 6th favourite park in the country. The park includes the 17th century Valentines Mansion with elegant period rooms, grand staircases and the accompanying historic gardens, featuring the Old English Garden, Long Water, The Dry Garden, the Rose Garden and Walled Gardens. The surrounding parkland has miles of footpaths taking you past the wide grass lawns and around the large lake.
The park is located right next to Gants Hill tub station and a short walk from Ilford train station.


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



 
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