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Day 1 Roscoff-Tregastel by Hugh Mackay

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Pontcanna to Castle 1mi Thu 22 Sep
Embankment to Pontcanna 1mi Thu 22 Sep
Sports Village to Taff Embankment 2mi Thu 22 Sep
Cardiff Bay to Marconi Avenue 2mi Thu 22 Sep
CAV 3mi Wed 7 Sep
To saint flamand national museum 4mi Sun 21 Aug
Matthew retrace to penarth pier 2mi Thu 11 Aug
cardiff end to rail 1mi Thu 14 Jul
cardiff rail to start 1mi Thu 14 Jul
Elmers Cafe to Depot 3.3mi 3mi Fri 8 Jul

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Cardiff: Wales’ first Cycling City?

2 Feb 2015

Cardiff cyclists have launched an ambitious bid to create Wales’ first Cycle City – and “the best cycling city in the UK”. In a manifesto unveiled this week, they call…

Wales fills the gaps with £5m bike route spend

13 May 2014

The Welsh Government has announced over £5m of spending on new cycle paths – including several crucial gaps in popular routes. The paths include the North Wales coast route, where…

Residents campaign for Cardiff bridge

13 May 2014

Llandaff residents have launched a campaign to build a new bridge for walkers and cyclists across the River Taff. The proposed Llandaff Bridge would bypass Bridge Road, which they say…

Days Out

Weekend rides

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

Caerphilly Castle · 19mi round-trip
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Clevedon Court · 59mi one-way
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Brean Down · 82mi one-way
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National Cycle Network

Cycle routes in Cardiff

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

To Cardiff / Caerdydd, Pontypridd, Abercynon, Merthyr Tydfil, Brecon, Talgarth, Builth Wells, Machynlleth, Dolgellau, Barmouth, Porthmadog, Criccieth/Cricieth, Caernarfon, Bangor, Menai Bridge and Holyhead.

Knowledge

Share your tips for cycling in Cardiff

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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