Cambridge has a marvellous cycle network and ever-improving links from surrounding villages.
Used with care and commonsense, the network will enable local journeys to be completed with great enjoyment, benefits to your health and the environment, in complete safety.
CamRideHome is a ride aimed at encouraging safe commuting. Experienced riders, riding around the urban cycle network with those less experienced, passing on hints & tips on riding, clothing, lights, interacting with other users. Explore the network, find treasures of Cambridge outside your usual radar!
Join us at 6pm every last Friday of the month (Next ride 29th November) at The Mill, Mill Lane, CB2 1RX for an hour's easy ride, returning to The Mill.
This is intended to be a fun ride, free and informative. It will be dark so remember lights.
Dress bright, ride slow!
Proceed along by river.
Fork right towards Newnham, care crossing bridge.
At Mill pond, bear left to Fen Causeway .
Cross Fen Causeway at lights onto Lammas Land.
Take central cycle route to bottom of Barton Road.
At Lights, over to cycle path on right side of Barton Road.
Proceed along Barton Road, care crossing Grange Road and others.
Turn right into Gough Way, follow around to the left.
Turn right onto cycle path following through to Cranmer Road.
Follow down to T Junction.
Left into Grange Road.
After ~0.5km, cautious right into Burrell's Walk.
Down to Queen's Road lights.
Cross straight over into Garret Hostel Lane
Over the river, into Trinity Lane.
Wind left down to T junction.
Turn right into Trinity Lane.
Left at Great St Marys into Market Street.Gyrate once around Market Square, admiring Tree & Guildhall Shower.
Back right onto Market Street.
Left onto Sidney Street.
Straight over at end of Jesus Lane - enjoy St John's Tree.
At Round Church, right into Round Church Street.
At junction, right into Park Street.
Left at lights into Jesus Lane.
Immediate right into Malcolm St.
Left into King's Street.
At cycle junction, Four Lamps, right into Short Street .
Immediate left into New Square.
At junction with Fair & Fitzroy Streets, turn right into Jesus Terrace.
Carry on into Clarendon Street.
At lights cross over to Parkers Piece.
Cross the Piece diagonally to Gonville Place.
Keep to the right and follow Regent Terrace north.
At cycle crossing lights, right onto St Andrew's St.
Bear left onto Sidney Street.
Turn left into Green Street, then left onto Trinity Street (again).
Straight into Kings Parade, then Trumpington Street.
With care turn right into Mill Lane.
Down to finish at the Mill.
A well earned pint!