Route 3 – Thieves Wood

Route 3 – Thieves Wood

The Mansfield and Ashfield Regeneration Route has slashed its way through this ride between Harlow Wood and Mansfield. Fortunately the bridleway has been retained and there is a very clear view as you cross the new bypass. You will also be pleased to hear that all the washing machines, fridges, broken down cars, garden waste[…]

Route 9 – Trent Lock

Route 9 – Trent Lock

The A453 road works have resulted in a few changes to this route but they are only minor. After using the underpass to get across the A453 by the power station you will come to a new roundabout. Take the exit that is signed to Gotham and follow the road up the hill towards New[…]

Route 10 – Towpath Circular

Unchanged However, a new cycle route called The Big Track has been constructed at the end of this ride. Instead of following the canal from Beeston Marina, you can cross it at the lock after the cafĂ© and then join The Big Track. This track follows the bank of the River Trent all the way[…]

Route 11 – Sherwood Pines

Route 11 – Sherwood Pines

Unchanged However, just after I printed the guide the Cycle Centre was demolished and the BMX track re-located. Fortunately the new Cycle Centre is superb and well worth a visit. You can buy anything from a puncture repair kit to a new bike. Apparently the BMX bikers were riding around on a route that had[…]

Route 12 – Sherwood Forest

Route 12 – Sherwood Forest

Unchanged However, just after I printed the guide the Cycle Centre was demolished and the BMX track re-located. Fortunately the new Cycle Centre is superb and well worth a visit. You can buy anything from a puncture repair kit to a new bike. Apparently the BMX bikers were riding around on a route that had[…]