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Cycling & Cycle Routes

Find out more...Chiltern Heritage Trail

The Chiltern Heritage Cycle Trail links the historic towns and parishes of the Chiltern District.   The Chiltern Heritage Trail is a scenic cycle route around the Chiltern District.

The routes have been divided into a series of sections linking the Districts' two towns and fourteen parishes and include some of the areas most popular tourist attractions and places of historic interest.

The Districts' cycle route, has been divided into three loops each covering approximately 25 miles. The routes are quite distinct in terms of scenery and character and each loop is named after a famous historical figure linked to the District -

1.  pdf icon Chiltern Heritage Trail - Harding Route (Yellow Route) [273kb]

2.  pdf icon Chiltern Heritage Trail - Milton Route (Green Route) [289kb]

3.  pdf icon Chiltern Heritage Trail Hampden Route (Red Route) [332kb]

Click on the links above to download the cycle trail maps.

Whether you are an experienced cyclist or a novice the routes have been carefully designed with the whole family in mind.  Two of the routes include family friendly sections and designated cycle paths have been highlighted. Each loop is clearly illustrated and described in a full colour leaflet (downloadable above).


The Chilterns Cycleway is a 170 mile circular cycle route through the Chilterns Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, taking in the best of Chilterns scenery. The route is mainly on-road and is signposted throughout.

Click for the interactive map - Chilterns Cycle way


Sky Ride is a national campaign from Sky and British Cycling created to inspire and help everyone whatever their age or ability to get on their bikes and have fun.

Its ambition is to get 1 million more people cycling regularly by 2013 and has created a whole range of ways for people to get involved. From big traffic-free events, to local rides, from routes and trails to courses and training, there's something for everyone.

Visit:  Go Sky Ride  for more information


Bucks County Council have produced a website giving information on cycle routes around the County, cycling tips and cycle maintenance information.   Visit: Cycle Buckinghamshire  for more information.