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Sunnybower to ACC STN 6mi 21 Jan 2020
Ramsbottom BestWestern to rejoin B6214 at Haslington 4mi 4 Jun 2019
ACCtn stn to Spring wood 7mi 30 Aug 2018
PET CREM to Accr 6mi 10 Oct 2017
Goodshaw Chapel 7mi 3 Mar 2014

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“We want to cycle over viaduct”, say locals

4 Jun 2014

Lancashire people are calling for a 19th century railway viaduct to be opened up to cyclists. Martholme Viaduct, between Padiham and Accrington, was once regularly used by local people,…

Days Out

Weekend rides

Find somewhere to cycle this weekend. Here’s our route-planner’s top picks around Accrington:

The Chocolate Cafe · 9mi one-way
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Goodshaw Chapel · 7mi one-way
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National Cycle Network

Cycle routes in Accrington

The National Cycle Network is a great way to find traffic-free routes and quiet lanes. These routes pass through Accrington:

To Manchester, Ramsbottom, Rishton, Blackburn, Preston, Morecambe, Carnforth, Kendal, Windermere and Ambleside.

Knowledge

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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.

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cycle.travel now has Ordnance Survey maps

Friday 2 April · 1

Ordnance Survey maps are justly famed for their clear, detailed coverage of the British countryside. Generations of cyclists have planned their adventures with an OS map or two stuffed in…

Plan multi-day adventures easily

Monday 22 March · 2

Dreaming of getting away on a bike trip this summer? cycle.travel’s new multi-day planning feature is here for you! For any journey of 50km or more, you can simply add…