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Cycle ride

Lovely place for a cycle ride, you can ride through the woods down the canal bank all the way from... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
lorraineh844
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Loughborough, United Kingdom
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Good for an easy going bike ride.

I frequently enjoy this route on the way to to the Garendon trail. Flat off road bike ride suitable... read more

Reviewed 10 May 2018
jonathanhf
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UK
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Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Lovely place for a cycle ride, you can ride through the woods down the canal bank all the way from Worthington to Pride park in Derby safely, or further if you wish

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank lorraineh844
Reviewed 10 May 2018

I frequently enjoy this route on the way to to the Garendon trail. Flat off road bike ride suitable for many.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank jonathanhf
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Great day out cycling from Worthington to Derby and back. Parked at the car park at the end of the trail in Worthington. Space for several cars. Our group consisted of 4 adults and children from 7 to 11. Path paved and well maintained. A...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

Super path following the route of an old railway line from Ashby to Derby. Closed in 1982. Quite a few people out walking and riding on Boxing Day. We started from just outside Wilson where there is a path down to the trail

Date of experience: December 2017
2  Thank mikep318
Reviewed 2 October 2017

We parked in the small free car park at Worthington and followed the trail just as far as the bridge over the A42, before taking an easy detour to visit the church at Breedon on the Hill. After ascending the steep footpath on the western...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Grrzzz
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Have a regular walk with dog from Tonge to Aston on Teen. Not got as far as Derby yet! Seems well maintained

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 8 August 2017

We started the ride at Osgathorpe on NCN 6, the quarry at Worthington is a high light due to scale of the hole in the ground, pity it is not easy to see. The Cloud trail was only OK, Swarkestone and the canal are interesting....More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank buglehorn66
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Fantastic ride through beautiful countryside. Lots of wildlife to see. It has become my regular cycle ride completing this 2/3 Times a week. The nature changes every week and its beautiful in all seasons. It's just very sad that the h20 is going to go...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Down100
Reviewed 27 April 2017

We decided to try this cycle route which as a round trip from Worthington to Derby City Centre was about 27 miles. At a couple of points on the way to Derby we left the trail due to poor signage, but food the return straight...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Mike B
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Nice cycle ride, great surfaces to cycle on even on a cold wet day. Quite varied scenery and very flat. Well signed and free parking in Worthington where we started - perfect.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank KellieR37
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Suzi216
17 January 2018|
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Response from Grrzzz | Reviewed this property |
Yes it’s a flat and very easy walk, no obstacles at all
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RuthSpeller
23 December 2017|
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As you cross over the motorway bridge over the A42, take the first turn on the left. Drive 400m and the car park is there
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