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Walk Lambhill-Lock 27 (2.6 miles) 2mi Mon 23 May
Uddingston-Bothwell Clyde walkway 3.2 miles linear 3mi Thu 21 Apr
Lambhill-Stockingfield 2m walk 2mi Thu 14 Apr
WORKPATH 4mi Sat 26 Mar
Gibson St - Bar Varia via ferry (6.5 m) 6mi Sat 12 Mar
Lambhill - Kirky 5.9 Linear (1C) 5mi Sat 12 Mar
Lambhill - Milngavie (2c) 6.2 m (pub @5.7 m) 6mi Sat 12 Mar
Lambhill - Dalmuir (1DAU) 7.3 m) 7mi Sat 12 Mar
Solid Rock - Lock 27 6.8 linear 6mi Sat 12 Mar
Solid Rock - Kirky 4.4 m 4mi Sat 12 Mar

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£32m for Scottish cycle routes

9 Apr 2014

Sustrans and the Scottish Government have announced £14m of grants to build better cycle routes across Scotland. Added to an extra £18m from councils and other partners, the money will…

Bath and Glasgow get new bike-hire schemes

18 Mar 2014

The cities of Bath and Glasgow are each to get a ‘Boris bike’-style hire scheme, both to be run by German company Nextbike. Glasgow’s hire scheme will be entirely new,…

Days Out

Weekend rides

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

Aldessan Gallery · 30mi round-trip
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Dumbarton Castle · 15mi one-way
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Lochwinnoch · 40mi round-trip
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National Cycle Network

Cycle routes in Glasgow

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

To Dunoon, Greenock, Armadale, Bathgate, Livingston and Edinburgh.

To Carlisle, Lockerbie and Hamilton.

To Sunderland, Washington, Stanley, Annfield Plain, Consett, Penrith, Carlisle, Annan, Dumfries, Castle Douglas, Kirkcudbright, Newton Stewart, Maybole, Ayr, Irvine, Kilwinning, Dumbarton, Alexandria, Callander, Aberfeldy, Pitlochry, Kingussie and Inverness.

To Edinburgh, Linlithgow, Falkirk, Denny and Kirkintilloch.

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

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…