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Cycle routes

Traffic free family cycling routes

There are lots of traffic free family cycling routes across the UK for you to try.

You can also plan family rides in your local area and find routes that are quiet and safe:

Ashridge Estate (Chiltern Hills)

Family friendly 4 mile cycling route, clearly marked with National Trust red badges.

Grand Union Canal (Bletchley to Leighton Buzzard)

Flat family cycling route along the canal, with lots of wildlife for you to spot along the way.

Phoenix Trail (Princes Risborough to Thame)

Gentle, flat family cycling route where you might see birds of prey called red kites.

Redways (Milton Keynes)

Almost 200 miles of safe family cycling routes that are easy to spot as they’re marked in red tarmac.

Wendover Woods (Aylesbury)

Well surfaced and clearly marked family cycling trail with some steep hills for you to climb.

Waddesdon Greenway (Waddesdon to Aylesbury)

A wide, smooth family cycling trail that’s perfect for your young kids to practice using stabilisers.