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Wirral Way Cycle Route



England > Merseyside > Birkenhead
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Cycle Route Details
Route NameWirral Way
Distance : miles (km)22.36  (35.98)
Duration(hh:mm)02:12
Difficulty
Posted ByR Wedekind
Calories Burned905.58 kcal
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Cycle Route Location
CountryEngland
Town/CityBirkenhead
County/RegionMerseyside
Start LocationSeacombe Ferry
End LocationHooton Station
Cycle Steps
Wirral Circular Route - Ferry from Liverpool, off at Seacombe (Wallasey) then turn right outside the terminal and follow the Promenade up through New Brighton, turning the corner to Wallasey, Leasowe, Moreton, Meols, to Hoylake. At the end of the road head left & up to Hoylake station, where another cycle path starts from next to the level crossing to West Kirby. Pass through West Kirby and onto the Wirral Way. This continues for 13 miles, and as its an old railway line, it's all flat too.
Landmarks/Pubs for lunch/Sites to see?
Chippy @ Neston, New Brighton, West Kirby.
Fantastic Chippy @ Parkgate
Supermarket @ West Kirby
Lots of other places.
Visitor Centre & Toilets at Thurstaston.

Cycling Clubs located in this region
Phoenix C.C.
Your comments?
posted by:Greeny1979Rating : difficult :
Good route for beginners, mostly flat, with some nice views and places to stop off for some food and a pint

posted by:MarkRating : difficult :
Very nice ride, took us about 2:40 with riding across the beach from Red rocks to West Kirby, but we really enjoyed it. Planning to make it a once a week trip. Thanks

posted by:neil butlerRating : difficult :
really enjoyed it weather dus help if nice nice along the prom make sure got food for wen get lil tired

posted by:MarkRating : difficult :
Do this once a week now in about 1hr 45 and then back again in about 2.10 .. 53 miles ish .. very nice route.

posted by:suelRating : difficult :
Enjoyed the bit we did but completely lost the route at West Kirby. Still - enjoyed sitting on the beach with an ice cream!


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