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One of the most built up and largest urban areas. 2.1 million people reside here, bordering on 5 major cities and the Derbyshire, Greater Manchester, Lancashire and North and South Yorkshire counties. This region boasts 3 castles, 11 halls, 1 abbey, 2 houses and 5 canals.


Recently added West Yorkshire Cycle Routes
Route NameStartMilesDate Added
Off Road Loop Cycle RouteNormanton43.6502/08/2014
The route starts off on the normal ton bypass. It's first ma...
todmorden Circular Via Cragg Vale Cycle RouteTodmorden20.207/07/2014
Todmorden Circular via Cragg Vale, the longest continuous as...
tour De Arriva 2014 Cycle RouteYork city centre57.9706/06/2014
route follows all 5 arriva Yorkshire depots,mainly flat,incl...
Roundhay Fox to Bardsey Loop Cycle RouteRoundhay Fox Pub 9.4706/06/2014
This is a pleasant 15 mile(ish) loop from the Roundhay Fox P...
Hill Climb Training Route Cycle RouteSlaithwaite19.7322/05/2014
Taking in the Colne Valley, leading up over Pule Hill with a...

All West Yorkshire Cycle Routes
Route NameStartEndDurationMiles
50 / 50 RideKirkburton ChurchKirkburton Church01:3616.24
Aberford to Park Sqaure LeedsAberfordPark Square, Leeds01:0611.79
Ackworth to Ackworth 50 Mile Test RouteAcoworthAckworth05:1252.58
Ackworth to South Kirkby LoopSouth Kirkby (A628)South Kirkby (A628)01:0611.75
Alfofts to Guiseley via Leeds CentreChurch Rd, AlfoftsPark Rd, Guiseley02:0020.81
Allerton Bywater, Tadcaster, South Milford LoopQueen Street Allerton BywaterQueen Street Allerton Bywater03:1833.88
Allerton Bywater, Temple Newsam, Lotherton Hall - Mtb LoopAllerton BywaterAllerton Bywater02:1823.93
Allerton to Shipley LoopThornton Road (B6145), AllertonThornton Road (B6145), Allerton00:549.57
Altofts Circular via East ArdsleyChurch Rd, AltoftsChurch Rd, Altofts01:4217.15
Altofts Loop via PontefractChurch Street, AltoftsChurch Street, Altofts01:5419.28
Altofts to Garforth LoopPearson Street, AltoftsPearson Street, Altofts02:0020.88
Altofts to Whitley via Ferrybridge and FeatherstoneChurch RoadChurch Road03:0631.9
andy AinleyScholes Moor Road, ScholesScholes Moor Road, Scholes03:3636.46
Appley Bridge to Shipley Easy Canal For KidsApperley Road, Apperly BridgeApperley Road, Apperly Bridge00:427.66
Atofts Circular via HeathChurch RoadChurch Road01:0010.25
Baildon MoorThe car park at baildon moorThe car park at baildon moor00:305.58
Baildon Rise and FallBaildon Recreation Centre, Green LaneBaildon Recreation Centre, Green Lane02:2424.91
Baildon to Buck Wood Jumps via CanalOtley Road (A6038), BaildonOtley Road (A6038), Baildon00:305.53
Baildon To Leeds via CanalBaildon, Dockfield RoadLeeds01:0611.84
Baildon to Otley and Ilkley Moor CircularRecreation Centre, Green LaneRecreation Centre, Green Lane02:3626.57
Barnsley LoopParis & Paris Road,Scholes, HolmfirthParis & Paris Road,Scholes, Holmfirth05:4257.83
Barwick In Elmet to Coniston ColdFlats LaneFlats Lane09:1893.78
Berry Brow CircularBerry BrowBerry Brow01:0010.29
Bingley Arms CircularHorbury BridgeHorbury Bridge00:549.56
Bingley to Burnsall and Back Via Canal3 Rise Locks Bingley via Skipton and Burnsall3 Rise Locks Bingley via Skipton and Burnsall03:5437.89
Bingley to Hainsworth Off Road CircuitKeighley Road (B6265)Keighley Road (B6265)00:427.43
Bolton Abbey to Barden and Skipton and Silsden CircularBolton Abbey Car Park (off B6160)Bolton Abbey Car Park (off B6160)02:4828.12
Bradford to BingleyRaymond Street, BradfordFive Rise Locks , Bingley00:549.81
Bradford to Manchester via BuckstonesOdsal Top, BradfordPicadilly Train Station, Manchester03:3035.82
Bramhope to Wetherby LoopBreary Ln, BramhopeBreary Ln, Bramhope02:4828.63
Bramley to Leeds Valley ParkBramleyLeeds valley park00:427.87
Bramley to Skipton Via Canal towpathbramley, leedsskipton02:2424.25
Brighouse to Heysham (tt4taz)BrighouseHeysham Ferry07:4878
Brighouse to Marsden via SlaithwaiteBrighouse Railway Station, BrighouseMarsden Railway Station, Marsden04:3646.19
Brighouse To TodmordenBrighouse, Cookson StTodmorden, Ewood lane01:3616.92
Buttertubs CircularIngleton Waterfalls TrailIngleton Waterfalls Trail06:1262.01
Carlton to Methley LoopPit Field Road, CarltonPit Field Road, Carlton00:549.34
Carlton to Rothwell and Methley LoopCarlton Lane (A654), CarltonCarlton Lane (A654), Carlton01:0611.46
Castleford to Kirk Smeaton CircularHolywell Lane (B6136), Ferry FrystonHolywell Lane (B6136), Ferry Fryston01:5419.6
Castleford, Fairburn Ings, Brotherton LoopCastlford, Lock LaneCastleford, Lock Lane01:1813.98
Cawood to Sherburn in Elmet and Towton LoopSherburn Street (B1222), CawoodSherburn Street (B1222), Cawood02:0020.43
Church Lane, South CroslandChurch Lane, South CroslandChurch Lane, South Crosland04:0641.8
Clarke Hall to Stanley Ferry Off RoadClarke Hall, off Aberford Road (A642)Clarke Hall, off Aberford Road (A642)00:366.87
Cleckheaton The Queensbury Brighouse ReturnCleckheatonCleckheaton02:1222.4
Cragg Vale Circulartrimmingham lanetrimmingham lane02:0020.82
Cringles Climb at Silsden LoopSandbeds/KeighleySandbeds/Keighley02:5429.19
Crofton and Newmillerdam CircuitShay Lane (B6378), CroftonShay Lane (B6378), Crofton04:1242.6
Crofton to Barnsley and Hemsworth LoopDoncaster Road (A638), CroftonDoncaster Road (A638), Crofton02:3626.39
Dans Holmfirth Hill HorrorMelthamMeltham05:3656.42
Deholme , Bingley, Shipley Glen Circular 4 Lodge Gate CloseDenholme01:4217.76
Denholme, Cullingworth, Wilsden Circular 4 Lodge Gate CloseDenholme00:488.03
Denholme, St Ives Harden, Harecroft Circular Foster park roadDenholme01:0010.78
Dewsbury Circular via WakefieldHanging Heaton (The Whistler)Hanging Heaton (The Whistler)01:3015.84
Dewsbury to Huddersfield Loop via Emley MoorWakefield Road (A638), DewsburyWakefield Road (A638), Dewsbury02:1222.79
Durkar to KirkburtonDurkarKirkburton, Huddersfield01:0010.18
Easy Back Lanes and Woods Of WakefieldAberford RoadAberford Road00:366.52
Eccup Reservoir and North Leeds CountrysideHeadingleyHeadingley01:0010.92
Elland to Bradford via BrighouseBracken Close, EllandFurnace Rd, Oakenshaw, Bradford00:488.54
Elland to Hollingworth Lake CircularEllandElland03:4838
Featherstone Circular via FoulbyWakefield RoadWakefield Road01:1813.81
Featherstone Circular via NewmillerdamWakefield RoadWakefield Road03:1232.37
Friday Morning Pain GangHeadingleyHeadingley01:4217.74
Garforth Circular via SwillingtonConisborough LaneConisborough Lane01:1212.34
Garforth Circular via WoodlesfordEast Garforth Railway, Conisborough Lane, GarforthEast Garforth Railway, Conisborough Lane, Garforth01:4217.2
Garforth Doddlegarforth mainstreetgarforth mainstreet00:427.19
Garforth Off RoadAsh Lane GarforthAshlane Garforth00:305.87
Garforth Off Road LoopMain Street, GarforthMain Street, Garforth00:305.53
Garforth to Aberford and Newthorpe LoopNinelands Lane, GarforthNinelands Lane, Garforth01:1813.41
Garforth To EasingwoldGarforthEasingwold03:5439.86
Garforth to Saxton CircularMain Street, GarforthMain Street, Garforth01:0611.46
Garforth, Wetherby, Harrogate, Harewood, Wike LoopGarforthGarforth05:5459.97
Gisburn to Hebden Bridge Hilly Pennine LoopGlusburnGlusburn04:2444.1
Glusburn to Crossflatts Off RoadColne Road (A6068), GlusburnKeighley Road (B6265), Crossflatts01:1813.64
Golden Acre to Eccup to Meanwood Valley TrailHeadingley Lane, A660Headingley01:1813.08
Grange Moor 40 Mile RouteGrange MoorGrange Moor04:0040.66
Grassinton to ThornerGrassingtonThorner04:0641.18
Great Preston to SelbyAllerton BywaterAllerton Bywater03:1232.49
Greengates 6.5 MileBD10BD1000:366.55
Guiseley to Esholt CircularGuiseley Retail ParkGuiseley Retail Park00:488.65
Harewood to Scarcroft and Otley LoopHarrogate Road (A61), HarewoodHarrogate Road (A61), Harewood04:2444.59
Headingley Training RouteLeeds HeadingleyLeeds Headingley03:0631.28
Hebden Bridge to Halifax DirectHebden BridgeHalifax00:427.79
Hemsworth Circular via HavercroftHemsworth bypassHemsworth bypass00:549.14
Hill Climb Training RouteSlaithwaiteSlaithwaite01:5419.73
Holmfirth - RochdaleHolmfirthRochdale02:4828.59
Holmfirth - Saddleworth Circular Routeholmfirth centreholmfirth centre02:4227.96
Holmfirth Circular71 Paris, Scholes71 Paris, Scholes01:3015.7
Horsfoth to Woodlesford CircuitNew Side Road (A65)New Side Road (A65)02:4227.8
Hosforth Hill to Otley CircularHorsforth Hall ParkHorsforth Hall Park02:0020.93
Huddersfield Canal and Greenway to MirfieldSainburys car park, Wakefield Rd, Huddersfield Sainburys car park, Wakefield Rd, Huddersfield 01:0611.43
Huddersfield circularKing James' School, Almondbury(Circilar) HD4 6SG01:1212.16
Huddersfield To Northorpe Hall, MirfieldHuddersfieldNorthorpe Hall Mirfield00:488.67
Hunslet to CrossgatesHunsletCrossgates00:427.92
Idle to Bingley via Canal and Myrtle ParkIdle VillageBingley00:427.98
Ilkley Loop via CracoeSprings Lane B6382, IlkleySprings Lane B6382, Ilkley03:3636.13
Ilkley Loop via West MortonSpring LaneIlkley (B6382)01:4818.82
Ilkley to Arncliffe and Malham CircuitStation Road (B6382)Station Road (B6382)05:3656.49
Ilkley to Barden CircularIlkley Church StreetIlkley Church Street01:4818.41
Ilkley to Beamsley Loop via Beamsley BeaconLangbar RoadLangbar Road00:488.61
Ilkley to KettlewellIlkey (off A65)Ilkey (off A65)04:3646.09
Ilkley to Otley via Askwith and Burley LoopChurch Street (A65)Church Street (A65)01:3015.1
Jack C. BrownCorner House CafeCorner House Cafe03:0631.35
John Smeaton Leisure Centre to Lotherton HallJohn Smeaton Leisure Centre, Smeaton Approach, LeedsLotherton Hall, Leeds, LS25 3EB00:366.15
Keighley CircularOakworth RoadOakworth Road05:2454.45
Keighley Circular via Blackmoor and Thornton MoorOakworth Road, KeighleyOakworth Road, Keighley01:2414.79
Keighley Circular via Hebden BridgeHalifax Road, KeighleyKeighley03:3034.83
Keighley Circular via IlkleySt Lane, MortonSt Lane, Morton02:0621.47
Kippax - Thorpe Willoughby/brayton LoopKippaxKippax03:3035.27
Knottingley to LeedsWeeland Road (A646), KnottingleyHunslet Road (A61), Leeds01:4818.94
Laycock CircularBlack Hill LaneBlack Hill Lane01:0611.26
Leeds - KettlewellHyde Park, LeedsKettlewell04:1242.93
Leeds Circular via WetherbyHarrogate Rd, Chapel AllertonHarrogate Rd, Chapel Allerton02:3025.69
Leeds Liverpool CanalMenston / GuiseleyBingley00:488.97
Leeds Loop via RipponLayton Rd, HorsforthLeeds06:1262.13
Leeds to Altofts via WoodlesfordIngram rd, HolbeckPearson st, Altofts01:2414.92
Leeds to Altoths via East ArdsleyIngram Road, HolbeckPearson Street, Altofts01:1212.68
Leeds to Bardsy Loop Via Scholes and ThornerField End Rd, Temple NewsamField End Rd, Temple Newsam02:1823.33
Leeds to GainsboroughLeedsGainsborough06:0661.74
Leeds to Gargrave By Canal tow PathKirkstall, LeedsGargrave03:1232.21
Leeds to KnottingleyLeedsKnottingley01:3616.04
Leeds to SheffieldLeeds, off Scott Hall Road A61Sheffield, Mansfield Road, A613503:3636.89
Leeds to TingleySkinner Lane, LeedsWoodkirk High, Rein Rd, Tingley00:427.47
Leeds to West Park via WindhillAires StreetLee Farm Road02:0621.35
Leeds to Wetherby LoopColtonWetherby01:3616.09
Lower Wortley LoopKellett Road, WortleyDixon Lane, Wortley01:0010.28
Marsden Circular via HolmemossBinn RoadBinn Road02:3626.66
Marsden to Huddersfield and Meltham LoopManchester Road (A62), MarsdenManchester Road (A62), Marsden02:1222.83
Meanwood, Scholes. Barwick, Thorner, Shadwell CircuitMeanwood Parkside RoadMeanwood Parkside Road02:0020.48
Menston to Baildon ExpressoMenstonMenston01:3015.94
Menston to Gilstead and Appley Bridge LoopBingley Road (Off A65), MenstonBingley Road (Off A65), Menston01:4217.46
Menston to GrassingtonEllar GardensEllar Gardens04:2444.07
Middle Road , EarlsheatonMiddle Road , EarlsheatonMiddle road , Earlsheaton02:4227.73
Moorland MTB RideSwallow LaneGolcar01:3015.45
Morley Birstall CircularBurntcliffe Road (A650)Burntcliffe Road (A650)00:488.89
Morley To LeedsBritannia Road, MorleyPark Lane, Leeds00:366.49
Morley to Leeds City CentreMorleyLeeds00:366.46
Newland Traffic Free Canal CircularNewland SurgeryNewland Surgery01:1212.62
Newmillerdam CircularAlmshouse LaneAlmshouse Lane02:2424.97
Newmillerdam Circular Short Training RunHanging Heaton (The Whistler)Hanging Heaton (The Whistler)02:4227.38
Normanton and Heath LoopMain Cross-roadsMain Cross-roads00:427.93
Normanton Circular via Wintersett and AckworthCastleford RoadNormanton, Castleford Road01:4818.88
Normanton To Ackworth CircularNormantonNormanton01:1212.69
Normanton to Stanley CircularWakefield Road, NormantonWakefield Road, Normanton01:0010.41
Normanton to Wintersett ReservoirNormanton, Queen StreetNormanton01:3015.89
Normanton Via Heath and Wakefield LoopNormantonNormanton01:2414.8
North Leeds to Tadcaster, Thorpe Arch.Chapel Allerton, North LeedsChapel Allerton, North Leeds03:2434.78
Off Road LoopNormantonNormal ton04:1843.65
Off Road to NostellAckworth Road (B6421)Ackworth Road (B6421)01:2414.66
Ogden Short RunOgden WaterOgden Water00:488.94
Ossett to LeedsKingsway (B6128)Whitehall Road, Leeds00:549.18
Otley 45 MilerBradford RoadOtley04:2444.38
Otley Loop Via Pool And Fewston ResBridge StreetOtley02:3025.69
Otley Pately Bridge Grassington CircleOtleyOtley05:3057.25
Otley to HarrogateOtley (Cafe by the river)Otley02:3025
Otley-blubberhouses-greenhow-wharfedale-otleyHorsforthHorsforth09:1292.78
Oulton to Crossgates CircularOultonOulton01:1813.69
Outlane Circular Watermill, Salterhebble, HalifaxWatermill, Salterhebble, Halifax00:549.88
Oxenhope to Keighley and Laneshaw Bridge CircularKeighley Road (A6033), OxenhopeKeighley Road (A6033), Oxenhope02:4227.93
RastrickRastrickRastrick01:4818.84
Rastrick CircularRastrick CommonRastrick Common01:4818.41
Riddlesden Loop via SilsdenCarr Ln, East MortonCarr Ln, East Morton00:488.68
Rob and Pete Ride 2012- Morley to PortsmouthTopcliffe Lane MorleyPortsmouth27:00270.63
Robin Hood, Outwood, Methley, RothwellA61 Robin HoodA61 Robin Hood02:0020.35
Robin Hood-castleford LoopRobin Hood A61Robin Hood A6102:0020.07
Rothwell Country Park and Canal LoopGardners Arms Pub, Leeds Road (A61), LofthouseGardners Arms Pub, Leeds Road (A61), Lofthouse01:1813.31
Rothwell to Castleford and Newthorpe LoopRothwellRothwell02:3626.64
Rothwell to Rothwell willans ave, rothwellwillans ave, rothwell02:2424.34
Roundhay Fox to Bardsey LoopRoundhay Fox Pub Roundhay Fox Pub00:549.47
Roundhay to Harewood CircularDevonshire Ave, RoundheyDevonshire Ave, Roundhey01:3616.48
Saltaire Eldwick RouteHirst Wood Rd, SaltaireHirst Wood Rd, Saltaire00:549.25
Scapegoat Hill to Scammonden Reservoir LoopCar park, High Street, Scapegoat HillCar park, High Street, Scapegoat Hill01:4217.58
Scarcroft to Thorner and Collingham LoopWeatherby Road (A58), ScarcroftWeatherby Road (A58), Scarcroft00:488.2
Scoles to Temple Newsam LoopMain Street, ScholesMain Street, Scholes00:549.26
Shadwell Circular via NetherbyHobberley Lane, ShadwellHobberley Lane, Shadwell01:3015.5
Shadwell to Bramham & Harewood CircularHobberley Lane, ShadwellHobberley Lane, Shadwell02:1222.54
Shepley loopShepleyShepley01:3015.05
Shepley-penistone-farnley TyasShepleyShepley01:4217.73
Silsden to Barden TowerKeighley RoadKeighley Road02:0621.1
Silsden to Clayton HeightsRyefield Way, SilsdenHighgate Road, Queensbury01:4217.31
Slaithwaite to ScammondenSlaithwaite Railway StationSlaithwaite Railway Station00:488.81
Snaizeholme to SedburghSnaizeholmeSedburgh02:0020.22
South Elmsall Loop via BrodsworthBailey Cresent, South ElmsallBailey Cresent, South Elmsall01:1212.07
Stanley Ferry LoopStanley Ferry Marina, NormantonStanley Ferry Marina, Normanton00:488.97
Sunday Morning SpinBaildon Golf CourseBaildon Golf Course01:3616.11
Tesco CleckheatonTesco Cleckheatonreturn03:3035.18
The Good, The Bad and The UglyKirkburton (The Swan)back to start01:1212.01
Thornbury to GarforthThornburyGarforth01:3015.47
Thorp Arch CircularWalton RoadWood Lane08:2484.02
todmorden Circular Via Cragg ValeTodmordenTodmorden02:0020.2
tour De Arrivayork racecoursedewsbury bus depot04:1242.26
tour De Arriva 2014York city centreArriva Dewsbury depot05:4257.97
Towpath To Horsforth LoopOtley RoadOtley Road00:549.49
Triangle to Hatton by RecumbentSowerby Bridge, HalifaxHatton, Wragby, Lincs10:0092.72
Utley Skipton CircularKeelham LaneKeelham Lane01:4818.28
Wakefield to Emley MoorPugneys Country ParkWakefield02:1222.83
Wakefield to Holme MossWrenthorpeWrenthorpe04:4848.34
Wakefield WheelPugneys Water ParkPugneys Water Park03:3636.66
Weetwood Circular The Moors and BackWoodies Pub, Otley RdWoodies Pub, Otley Rd03:0030.36
Wetherby to FileyWetherbyFiley05:4259.21
Wigton laneWigton lanewigton lane01:1813.66
Wilsden, Bingley, SaltaireWilsdenWislden01:0010
Wilsden, Denholm Loop - 11 MilesWilsdenWilsden01:0611.1
Windy Hill CircularLinthwaiteLinthwaite02:2424.61
Wortley to Green Flag LoopWortley, Highfield CrescentWortley, Highfield crescent01:1212.5
Yeadon to Thruscross LoopVictoria Avenue (A658), YeadonVictoria Avenue (A658), Yeadon04:0040.23
Yorkshire Cycle Challenge Easy Route 3 July 2011Pennine Manor HotelPennine Manor Hotel01:2414.32
Yorkshire Cycle Challenge For H4H July 2011Pennine Manor HotelPennine Manor Hotel02:2424.15


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