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Cycling and walking

Two people riding bicycles on a woodland trail

Find out where to go walking and cycling in Leicestershire. We also offer free adult cycle courses every year to help boost skills and confidence in cycling. 

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  • Bikeability cycle training 

    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.

  • Covid-19 Approach to transport recovery 

    The document sets out the steps and work that the county council is taking to support the government’s approach to the easing of lockdown restrictions.

  • Draft Cycling and Walking Infrastructure Plans 

    Plans to improve the cycling and walking networks around Loughborough and Shepshed and the south of Leicester area.

  • Where to walk 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.

  • Where to cycle in Leicestershire 

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

  • Apply for a cycling course 

    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.

  • Leicestershire Local Access Forum 

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

  • Definitive Map and statement 

    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.

  • Definitive Map modification orders 

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


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