GPS Cycle and Walking Routes

Birmingham to Lichfield

28 miles (45 km)

This route follows National Cycle routes 5 and 54 through the West Midlands in to Staffordshire. You start near Birmingham New Street Station and head west along the Birmingham Canal. You then turn north towards West Bromwich passing through Sandwell Valley Country Park with its lovely woodlands and meadows. The route continues onto Walsall where a dismantled railway line takes you onto Pelsall, crossing the Wyrley and Essington Canal. You continue north on and off road passing through Chasewater Country Park with its attractive lake. The route then turns east along National Cycle route 54 towards Burntwood finishing in Lichfield.

Birmingham to Lichfield OS Map - Mobile GPS OS Map with Location tracking

Birmingham to Lichfield Open Street Map - Mobile GPS Map with Location tracking


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Birmingham Canal at Birmingham

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Smethwick junction on the canal

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Bridge over the canal near Smethwick

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Sandwell RSPB nature reserve

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Tame Valley Canal near Sandwell

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Off road section just outside Walsall

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Chasewater Lake

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GPS Files

GPX File

Birmingham to Lichfield.gpx (right click - 'Save As')

Memory Map Route

Birmingham to Lichfield.mmo (right click - 'Save As')