GPS Cycle and Walking Routes

Isle of Wight Cycle Routes

The Isle of Wight is a wonderful destination for cyclists with miles of signed cycle routes crossing the island.
There is the dual attraction of miles of unspoilt countryside and wonderful coastal views which makes the Isle of Wight an attractive option for any cyclist.

Please use the links below to view full route information including descriptions, elevation profiles, interactive maps and GPS downloads.

You can also view an overview map of all the routes in the using the Isle of Wight Cycle Map

There are several National Cycle Network signed routes in the county many of which have been mapped and can be viewed and downloaded below.
For more information on NCN routes in the county (including free cycle maps) please click here

For more information on cycle routes in Isle of Wight including tips, advice and free cycle maps please click here


Route NamePhotoDistanceDescription
Newport Circular25 miles (40 km)This circular ride takes you from the county town of Newport along the River Yar to Bembridge on the coast before heading back in land to Newport. Much of the ride is off road or on quiet tracks and roads and follows NCN route 22 for part of the route.
Ryde to Yarmouth43 miles (69 km)Follow various cycle routes around this beautiful island and marvel at the spectacular coastal views and attractive countryside. Start point is the ferry terminal in Ryde which can be accessed from Portsmouth Harbour.

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