|10 september||6mi||10 Sep 2020|
|chalkney wood-chapel rd||7mi||12 May 2019|
|chapel rd-chalkney wood||7mi||12 May 2019|
|To the Uni||3mi||30 Apr 2016|
|Woodpecker to Tourist Info||7mi||6 Aug 2015|
|Colchester r'way stn to Endsleigh Court||1mi||20 Mar 2015|
|Lexden Earthworks||6mi||3 Mar 2014|
What's your favourite route across town? Post it here and share the secret with other local cyclists.
13 Jun 2014
A yellow-painted bike, no matter how creaky, has become the accessory du jour for Yorkshire businesses and community organisations to proclaim their support for the Tour de France. Fearful that all these yellow crocks…
Find somewhere to cycle this weekend. Here’s our route-planner’s top picks around Colchester:
National Cycle Network
The National Cycle Network is a great way to find traffic-free routes and quiet lanes. These routes pass through Colchester:
To Oxford, Kidlington, Bicester, Milton Keynes, Bedford, Huntingdon, St Ives, Cambridge, Newmarket, Bury St Edmunds, Stowmarket, Ipswich, Felixstowe, Harwich and Wivenhoe.
To Fakenham, East Dereham, Watton, Thetford and Bury St Edmunds.
To Dover, Deal, Sandwich, Fordwich, Canterbury, Herne Bay, Faversham, Sittingbourne, Chatham, Rochester, London, Harlow, Chelmsford, Hadleigh, Ipswich, Woodbridge, Framlingham, Halesworth, Beccles, Norwich, Fakenham and King'S Lynn.
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.
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…