Cycling and walking

Senior members at Leicestershire County Council are supporting the ambition of delivering more active travel initiatives across the county.

Bikeability is a government-recognised, practical and professional cycle training programme, and we know that cyclists are more skilled and more confident once they’ve taken part.

Plans to improve the cycling and walking networks in Leicestershire.

There are lots of different walking routes and paths to follow throughout Leicestershire. You can use our public rights of way map to find new routes to walk.

Find out about where you can cycle in Leicestershire, improve your cycling skills and report any problem with a cycle route.

We run adult cycle courses that are open to anyone over 16 regardless of skill level. The courses help to boost skills and confidence in cycling and encourage people to cycle more often.

You can arrange to view the definitive map. The County Council is required to maintain a definitive map and statement of public rights of way, as the legal record of public rights of way in Leicestershire.

The Definitive Map is the legal record of public rights of way in Leicestershire.

The Leicestershire Local Access Forum represents the interests of everyone concerned with public access in Leicestershire including both users and landowners.


Man in countryside

A more active lifestyle has transformed Brendan's mental health

Views are wanted on plans to enhance walking and cycling networks across the south of Leicester and Loughborough

Find out more about our future plans to cycling and walking