Bay Cycle Way

A fantastic new cycle way around Morecambe Bay. Have your own big adventure on two wheels! 

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The Bay Cycle Way connects, signs and improves 130km of relatively flat cycle routes around the Bay.

It is a new, family-friendly, long distance route, suitable for entry-level touring cyclists and is no. 700 on the National Cycle Network (NCN). And importantly it is designed so that you'll never be far from a loo, a view or a brew!

Bay Cycle Way, NCN 700 from Morecambe Bay Partnership on Vimeo.

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A fun, friendly way of enjoying and exploring our spectacular coastline.

Move long at your own pace, stop off for awesome views, sample mouthwatering local food, see our history come alove and feel the warmth of the Morecambe Bay welcome!

Uncover the secrets of this stunning land and seascape and be intrigued and inspired by our natural environment, vibrant communities and pround heritage.


Where does it take you?

The route runs from Walney, near Barrow, to Glasson, south of Lancaster.  


Take a closer look at the route here or you can purchase a route map from our partners Sustrans.


The initial work lead to the launch of the route in June 2015.


However, we haven't stopped there.  We'll continue to work for improvements and to add more no-traffic sections as funding allows. 

A cycle way isn't about bikes, it's about the kind of world we want to live in.

We're working for a better world: happier and greener; healthier and fairer.


Read about the test cycle ride of the route, which took place in September 2014.


Keen to get involved?


We'd love to hear from you if you

  • would like to be kept up to date with the latest cycle Way news
  • would like to volunteer to help get the cycle way up and running
  • would like to become a long-term Cycle Way volunteer
  • want to help to promote the cycle Way and help us reach new audiences
  • or would like to get involved in some other way!

Please contact us today or sign up to our newsletter.

Images copyright Susannah Bleakley, MBP and Janet Barton MBP



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