Family Friendly Rides: Wildlife & WaterwaysDistance: 7 milesAn 11km / 7 miles family friendly cycle route around Shrewsbury, plus an optional short walk. Allow 2-3 hours. The route is mostly quiet roads or traffic-free paths. You can use any sort of bicycle but some paths are unsurfaced so may be muddy. There is one short stretch on a busy road where there is the option of walking if preferred.
Family Friendly Rides – Traffic-free Adventures: Shrewsbury to UffingtonDistance: 5 milesA 10 mile off road cycle route on tarmac and gravel paths, between Shrewsbury and Uffington. Allow one and a half hours. Suitable for adults and children over 8 years old.
Family Friendly Rides: A Cycle Tour of Shrewsbury Town Football ClubDistance: 7 milesA 7 mile circular cycle ride exploring Shrewsbury’s footballing history.
Ludlow Family Friendly Rides: Lady Halton Loop (7 miles)Distance: 7 milesA 7 mile circular cycle ride along quiet lanes and tracks exploring the countryside around Ludlow.
Cycle Rides in Southern Oswestry: Trefonen & Treflach Trail (8 mile)Distance: 8 milesAn 8 mile scenic route with 3 mile shorter route option exploring the countryside around Oswestry.
Cycle Rides in Southern Oswestry: Morda Meander (8 mile)Distance: 8 milesA mostly flat, scenic 8 mile route with a few steep hills and two trunk road crossings. A shorter 4 mile route is available for less experienced cyclists avoiding the trunk roads.
Family Friendly Cycle Routes: Eastern OswestryDistance: 3 milesA 3 mile town circuit exploring eastern Oswestry.
Family Friendly Cycle Routes: Gatacre Gobowen GambolDistance: 6 milesA 6 mile loop exploring northern Oswestry and Gobowen and the countryside around Old Oswestry Hillfort and Park Hall Farm. A couple of steep climbs and some sections cross busy roads. Recommended for older children with experience of cycling on the road.
Family Friendly Cycle Routes: Broom Hall HillsDistance: 9 milesA hilly but scenic 9 mile exploration of the countryside to the north west of Oswestry. Suitable for more experienced child cyclists.
Ludlow Family Friendly Rides: Vernolds Common to OniburyDistance: 9 milesAn 8.6 mile circular cycle route through the beautiful rolling countryside of the Shropshire Hills, from Bromfield to Onibury.