Cycling In Suffolk: Useful Guides & Resources

The web is full of some really useful cycling related information, advice and resources. Below we have sought to highlight just a few which you may wish to check out if you don’t find the information you need across our range of cycling features and posts.

Explore Local Cycle Routes

The Way To Go Suffolk have local cycling information for the Stowmarket area, with a map showing the best routes close to Trinity Meadows. If you’re interested in some scenic routes in the nearby Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, have a look at The Suffolk Coast website.


CycleStreets is a handy website that allows you to plan a journey by bike. Simply enter your start and end points and the website will do the rest, offering you different route options depending on your confidence.


Sustrans is a national charity delivering a wide range of work focused upon cycling. They are responsible for the management of the National Cycle Network (NCN), a UK-wide network of signed paths and routes for walking, cycling, wheeling and exploring outdoors.

NCN Route 51, which runs all the way from Oxford to Cambridge, passes through Stowmarket around 15 minutes from Trinity Meadows. Locally, it offers an off road route to Newton Market in one direction as well as a simple journey towards Woolpit in the opposite direction. Find out more about the routes, and other routes on the network, by following the links below.   

Cycling UK

Cycling UK has championed the cause of cycling for more than 140 years. They promote all forms of cycling, protect the interests of existing and would-be cyclists, and inspire people of all ages, backgrounds and abilities to discover the joys of cycling. Their website is packed full of information and advice for all levels of cyclist.

British Cycling

British Cycling is the main national governing body for cycle sport in Great Britain. It administers most competitive cycling that takes place. They also facilitate and promote various types of led rides, whatever your ability and whoever you are through their Let’s Ride programme.

They also offer women only rides through their Breeze programme, giving women of all abilities the chance to learn to ride and build up confidence all while socialising.