Regional cycle route 31 - Oswestry, Ellesmere and Whitchurch
Enjoy the beautiful countryside, historical sites and abundant nature as you cycle peaceful, scenic lanes through North Shropshire.
A leaflet with a detailed map of the 28 mile route is available from local tourist information centres, you can also:
- Download an electronic copy, attached to this page. We encourage you to download an electronic copy where possible as this is the most cost-effective and environmentally sound option.
- Order a hard copy by completing the on-line form by following the link on this page.
Places to stop along the route
For more details of the attractions and cycle friendly accommodation, cafes and pubs listed in the leaflet including website links follow the links on this page.
Links to other routes on the National Cycle Network (NCN)
Between Welsh End and Whitchurch route 31 runs parallel with NCN route 45, the Mercian Way. Why not follow this route and experience, for example, the historic towns of Ironbridge to the South or Chester to the North? Follow the link on this page to find out more about the Mercian Way.
Looking for a shorter route in this area?
There are leaflets available describing shorter, circular routes from Oswestry, Ellesmere, Wem and Whitchurch. Follow the link to market towns cycle rides to find out more about these leaflets.
For more information about this route follow the link on this page.