Macclesfield
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Known as the home of the official British Cycling Team, Macclesfield and the surrounding areas provide incredible routes for road cycling. With steep ascents and descents, twinned with breath-taking views, Macclesfield is the ideal stop on your cycling adventure.

With a wide variety of routes at your disposal, Macclesfield is the perfect base for venturing out to the challenging landscape of the Peak District and Cheshire plains. With varying lengths, difficulties and terrain's, the surrounding countryside is the perfect highway for beginners through to advanced.

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Middlewood Way

Difficulty

Easy

Distance

11km

Region

Macclesfield

The Middlewood Way is steeped in history, originally used as the train line from leading from Macclesfield, Bollington and Marple railway. This traffic free route is perfect for cycle enthusiasts, families and friends to enjoy a scenic journey through the Cheshire countryside.

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Road Bike Routes

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Advanced | Peak District

Eroica Britannia Long Route

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Intermediate | Cheshire

Knutsford to Macclesfield

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Difficult | Peak District

Macc Monster

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Intermediate | Macclesfield

Gasworth – Champions route

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Easy | Macclesfield

Gasworth

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Easy | Macclesfield

Bollington

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Easy | Macclesfield

Sutton Lane Ends

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Difficult | Macclesfield

Cat and Fiddle

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Difficult | Macclesfield & Wales

To Wales & back

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Easy | Macclesfield

Middlewood Way

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