This is a 90% off road road route suitable for CX/Gravel bikes, MTB's or hybrid bikes with good offroad tyres. We will start from the entrance to Sawley marina heading towards Kegworth via Long Lane, We will ride some grassy field based bridleways and some tarmac cycle paths as we head around to Thrumpton where we pick up the rver bank bridleways through Barton in Fabis and Clifton village and on to the Victoria embankment in Nottingham. Our return trip follows the Big track and the river bank back through Attenborough nature reserve to our starting point at Sawley. We will stop at one of the cafes on the way back from Nottingham.
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A nice flat ride along the South side of the Trent valley from Sawley Marina into Nottingham and returning via the Big Track on the North of the river..
90% off road on good surfaced bridleways and cycle tracks
One of the cafes on the North side of the river on the way back
Please bring essential tools and equipment for puncture repair, appropriate clothing, and a helmet