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Burwell Circular via Fordham Abbey Cycle Route



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Cycle Route Details
Route NameBurwell Circular via Fordham Abbey
Distance : miles (km)13.65  (21.97)
Duration(hh:mm)01:18
Difficulty
Posted ByR Chapman
Calories Burned kcal
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Cycle Route Location
CountryEngland
Town/CityBurwell
County/RegionCambridgeshire
Start LocationCarter Road
End LocationCarter Road
Cycle Steps
From Carter road (In Burwell) Cycle to Dysons Drove/Factory Road and ride right to end towards the cockup bridge turn right and follow the cycle path to the river bank, turn right again and ride up until you get to the bridge then take the cycle path to Wicken.

When you get to the main road turn right and ride towards Soham, at the roundabout turn left and go over the footbridge follow the path/road into and out of Fordham, go straight over and the 1st mini and 2nd larger roaundabout at the 3rd roundabout turn right and follow the road to exning turn right at the end of this road then follow all the way to Burwell.
Landmarks/Pubs for lunch/Sites to see?
Old Quarry/Brick Pitts (Burwell), National Trust cycle paths near Wicken, Pub in Wicken, Garage/Shop Soham, Countryside panoramic veiws, Pub in Exning x2 on route, Shop (Exning).

Overall a very nice 1 Hour ride out. This route would be perfect for a time trial as its mostly on roads/paths. The National Trust cycle paths are made of shingle and only go for about a mile on this route.

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