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Bay Cycle Way

Bay Cycle Way

Morecambe Bay's fantastic cycle way. Have your own big adventure on two wheels!

From Walney Island, Barrow-in-Furness to Glass Dock, Lancashire, the award-winning Bay Cycle Way (NCN 700) is 130km of relatively flat cycle routes around the Bay.

It is a family-friendly, long distance route, suitable for entry-level touring cyclists. And importantly it is designed so that you'll never be far from a loo, a view or a brew!

Route Information

Time/Effort 5 out of 5
Navigation 1 out of 5
Technicality 1 out of 5
Height gain/loss (metres) 160
OS map OL6, OL7, 296
Toilets All along the route – Barrow town centre, Ulverston town centre, Cartmel racecourse, Arnside promenade, Silverdale, Warton, Carnforth, Morecambe (various), Lancaster, Glasson Dock
Refreshments All along the route at independent cafes, pubs, restaurants, local shops and supermarkets

Route Details

If you would like to cycle the whole route, why not take it at a leisurely pace over 4 days, to make the most of this stunning location. Explore historic sites, visitor attractions, towns and villages. Savour the views, witness the Bay’s abundant bird life and sustain yourself with the region’s best food and drink all along the route. You can start the route at either end, tackle the full route, or simply cycle one section in one day, and visit again to enjoy another section.

Please see the website for more details and day itinerary.

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