It's a good idea to plan your route before you go out on your bike.
All the cycle routes in Shropshire can be viewed on our interactive map, or you can download copies of leaflets showing routes across Shropshire. You can also pick up copies of our cycle leaflets at your local visitor information centre.
In addition, you can use online cycle journey planners to plan your route. We recommend:
Trying to work out the best way to get from A to B by bicycle? The Cycle Streets route planner lets you search for the fastest or quietest route, and provides directions and a map of the route.
Cycle route videos
You can watch videos demonstrating the different types of routes which the journey planner provides on our YouTube page.
Mobile phone applications
There are several applications which allow you to access or download cycle routes on your phone. These include:
- Sustrans national cycle network app - free app available for iPhone and Android which enables you to access over 25,000 miles of walking and cycling network across the UK, anytime anywhere.
- ViewRanger - a mobile phone app which costs £1.79 to download. 49 Shropshire routes are available to download to your phone for a small charge. These are mostly from our Market Towns Cycle Rides series. We've also added a couple of free routes for you to sample: Wildlife and waterways and A cycle tour of Shrewsbury Town FC.