No.5 Hinckley & Bosworth Area Cycling Map
Hinckley & Bosworth Area
Hinckley has excellent cycling facilities including connections with nearby Earl Shilton, Barwell and Burbage as well as routes around the town centre and railway station. The area is home to one of the country’s most important historical sites ‘Bosworth Battlefield’ and its award winning Heritage Centre. The site includes some fantastic walking and cycling routes.
The leaflet includes two maps showing cycle routes:
- Hinckley Urban - covering in detail Hinckley town and Burbage
- Hinckley Rural - covering in overview.the Borough of Hinckley and Bosworth and the south western part of Blaby District.
The urban map shows local signed routes, traffic calmed areas, and key local facilities. Both the urban and rural maps maps highlight recommended routes, local sections of the National Cycle Network, leisure routes and main tourist attractions.
The leaflets also include details of local bike shops, a guide to signs for cyclists and good cycling tips.
For more information on places to visit in the Hinckley & Bosworth Area and whats on in Leicestershire please see Leisure & Tourism.
Leisure routes on this leaflet:
Ratby – Glenfield Cycleway (off-road)
Ratby – Thornton Cycleway (off-road)
Bagworth Heath Country Park (off-road)
Cycle + Steam Bosworth promoted route (on road)
Battlefield promoted route (on-road)
Thornton Reservoir (off road)
The Ashby Woulds Heritage Trail
Four Counties Ride
Ibstock to Battram Cycleway (off-road)
Moira – Ashby Circuit
Bradgate Circular Route
Swithland Reservoir Route
Electronic versions can be downloaded here:
For a free paper copy of the map, please contact:
Customer Service Centre on 0116 305 0001
or email your request including, your name and a postal addess to Travelchoiceandaccess@leics.gov.uk
Page Last Updated: 23 September 2011