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Strawberry duck to bromley 4mi Sun 4 Jul
A573 wibbles 2mi Thu 10 Jun
Clifton Rd to Raikes Rd 7mi Tue 20 Apr
Riv Croal Cycleway 2mi Fri 2 Apr
Long Lane to Chapeltown Road 4mi 7 Sep 2020
Scholey St to Overdale Drive 2mi 7 Sep 2020
Overdale Drive to Scholey St 2mi 7 Sep 2020
clifton cp to peel park 6mi 2 Sep 2020
Gorses Mount to Bell Lane 6mi 27 Jul 2020
Bell Lane to Gorses Mount 6mi 13 Jul 2020

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Cyclists to be ‘caged’ in new Bolton route

2 Sep 2014 · 1

A new cycleway in Bolton will provide a safe, direct route for local cyclists – but don’t expect a scenic view. Concerns about local children throwing stones from the Darcy…

Days Out

Weekend rides

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

Popup Bikes · 26mi round-trip
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The Lavender Barn · 37mi round-trip
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National Cycle Network

Cycle routes in Bolton

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

To Telford, Newport, Stafford, Stone, Stoke-on-Trent, Biddulph, Congleton, Macclesfield, Bollington, Marple, Manchester, Tyldesley, Atherton, Hindley, Wigan, Adlington, Chorley and Preston.

To Manchester, Ramsbottom, Accrington, 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 · 2

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 · 4

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…