Cycling Advice

Bike Maintenance
CTC's cycling how to guides.
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CTC’s online community. This is the place to chat, debate and share ideas and knowledge.
Parts of bicycles
Bikes, bits and cycling kit
Find cycle routes submitted by CTC members plus cycling information for just about anywhere in the world to help plan your trips. You can search for routes within a specified radius of a particular town or postcode, or list them by county or country.
Journey Planner (Cycle route planner)
Whether it is to the shops, the office or a day out on the bike our cycle journey planner, powered by CycleStreets, will find the quietest or fastest way to get you there.
Cycle A-way - CTC unique guide to published cycle routes
CTC’s unique guide to all the published cycle routes in the British Isles, whether on or off-road. Find places to ride and information about them everywhere in the country whether you are looking for easy cycling routes on the Isle of Wight or challenging mountain bike trails in the North Pennines.
Cyclists Welcome
Cyclists Welcome establishments are cyclist-friendly, many of them recommended by CTC members. If you are looking for cycle friendly accommodation for that short break or holiday, or perhaps a suitable refreshment stop on a days ride, the Cyclists Welcome pages might have the answer.
Bike Shop Finder
Search for bike shops and more using the online Cycling Experts database covering all corners of the UK.
CTC routes
CTC Members can download route notes from an extensive library kindly supplied to us by CTC members. Offering a diary account of an individuals trip these route notes often make for a useful addition to any forthcoming tour you may be planning




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