|chalkney wood-chapel rd||7mi||Sun 12 May|
|chapel rd-chalkney wood||7mi||Sun 12 May|
|Axial Way to High st WALKING||3mi||18 Oct 2017|
|Axial Way to Castle Park Colchester||3mi||21 Aug 2017|
|Lancasters to Craft Garden Centre||7mi||12 Sep 2016|
|Lancasters to C&As||6mi||11 Aug 2016|
|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|
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Friday 13 June
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.
New Monday 25 February
Since launching cycle.travel in 2013, we’re delighted to have become the route-planner of choice for thousands of bike tourers, recreational riders and city commuters. But our number one requested feature…
Monday 19 November · 2
You can now use cycle.travel to plan a route anywhere in Europe – from the Adriatic to the Baltic and beyond. We’ve expanded our map and route-planner to include Eastern Europe…