GPS Cycle and Walking Routes

The Ridgeway

43 miles (69 km)

This is the cycle friendly opening 43 miles of The Ridgeway - one of the UK's National Trails.
This section runs from Overton Hill, near Avebury in Wiltshire, to Streatley, in Berkshire, on the River Thames. The path passes through some lovely scenery including rolling downland and the woods and valleys of the Chilterns. Highlights on the route includes Wayland's Smithy - a Neolithic long barrow and chamber tomb, and the Uffington White Horse in the Berkshire Downs.
This ride is only really suitable for mountain bikes, taking place on an off road track from start to finish.

The Ridgeway OS Map - Mobile GPS OS Map with Location tracking

The Ridgeway Open Street Map - Mobile GPS Map with Location tracking

Cycle Routes and Walking Routes Nearby


West Overton from Overton Hill

Start of the route at Overton Hill

Approaching Wayland's Smithy

Wayland's Smithy

Elevation Profile

GPS Files

GPX File

The Ridgeway.gpx (On Desktop:Right Click>Save As. On Ipad/Iphone:Click and hold>Download Linked File)

Memory Map Route

The Ridgeway.mmo (On Desktop:Right Click>Save As. On Ipad/Iphone:Click and hold >Download Linked File)