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Bike Ride 6mi 10 Nov 2021
Helens to Canterbury parkrun 2mi 21 Aug 2021
To C&W 4mi 21 Jul 2021
Whitstable-to-Canterbury 6mi 2 Jul 2021
Orpington to Canterbury via Whitstable day 3 4mi 22 Apr 2021
Jon's cycle 6mi 25 Oct 2020
Dover Rd_Prem 1mi 10 Sep 2019
Wincheap-Premier 1mi 28 Aug 2019
Whi - CBW 7mi 8 Aug 2019
Rout to Chilham Bnb 7mi 25 May 2019

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Days Out

Weekend rides

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

Blean Woods · 5mi round-trip
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National Cycle Network

Cycle routes in Canterbury

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

To Ashford, Tenterden and Royal Tunbridge Wells.

To Dover, Deal, Sandwich, Fordwich, Herne Bay, Faversham, Sittingbourne, Chatham, Rochester, London, Harlow, Chelmsford, Colchester, Hadleigh, Ipswich, Woodbridge, Framlingham, Halesworth, Beccles, Norwich, Fakenham and King'S Lynn.

Knowledge

Share your tips for cycling in Canterbury

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

2 Apr 2021 · 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

22 Mar 2021 · 6

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…

Thanks to Swaledale Outdoor Club!

25 Jan 2021

cycle.travel is enormously grateful to Swaledale Outdoor Club for a generous donation that will help to fund new features on the site this winter. We’re currently working on one of…