Monday 1 September
A long-disused railway viaduct in Carlisle could finally be opened up for cycling and walking access – thanks to, of all people, the Highways Agency. The Government body, which runs…
Find somewhere to cycle this weekend. Here’s our route-planner’s top picks around Carlisle:
National Cycle Network
The National Cycle Network is a great way to find traffic-free routes and quiet lanes. These routes pass through Carlisle:
To Whitehaven, Workington, Maryport, Hexham, Prudhoe and Newcastle upon Tyne.
To Newcastle upon Tyne, Ponteland and Cockermouth.
To Sunderland, Washington, Stanley, Annfield Plain, Consett, Penrith, Annan, Dumfries, Castle Douglas, Kirkcudbright, Newton Stewart, Maybole, Ayr, Irvine, Kilwinning, Glasgow, Dumbarton, Alexandria, Callander, Aberfeldy, Pitlochry, Kingussie and Inverness.
What are the roads like? Which are the most cycle-friendly cafés? Where’s your favourite place for a Saturday afternoon spin? Share your knowledge with other local cyclists.
New Saturday 23 April · 6
Today cycle.travel’s route-planner gets the biggest single improvement since it launched – a new feature we call Smart Turns. cycle.travel now casts a forensic eye over every turn…