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a volunteer-led initiative to encourage more people to cycle in and around Solihull. Download over 50 Cyclesolihull Route Guides and  start exploring your area by bike or join one of our many free rides along these routes. 

Coronavirus Emergency

There is now a programme of weekly Sunday and Saturday Stretcher Rides and the Ride Programme is now available up to December 2020 .
Rides have limited numbers and must be booked in advance. More details are provided on our Coronavirus Rides Programme Page
Other information on this site about rides  relates to our normal rides and is retained only for future information.


Our Rides

Our normal rides are suspended for the foreseeable future. See Latest News (right) for details of our  special rides in July.

Cyclesolihull rides are free and open to anyone and there is no need to book so just turn up with your bike.

Rides are weekly, on Saturday morning and Sunday afternoon, and on weekday evenings during the summer. There is something for everyone with distances from 5 to 30 miles. 

Rides begin at one of over 20 different start points. 

All rides have a short refreshment stop and return to the start point.


Latest News 

Updated on 7 October  2020

The 3Parks Cycle Route is a 5 mile traffic-free route connecting Elmdon and Meriden Parks in Solihull via Sheldon Country Park in Birmingham. It is great for beginners, families and anyone who want a traffic-free ride in attactive surroundings with a number of places of interest along the way. There will be a third introductory ride on Saturday 25th October at 1.30 pm. Full details of the route at our new dedicated website 3parks.org.uk or book direct at ticketsource.co.uk/cyclesolihull

All rides must be booked via our Coronavirus Rides Programme Page and are limited to six people in line with current Government laws.

In other changes there will be no formal  refreshment stop but there will be a short rest stop where you may consume your own refeshments. Click below for further information about these rides and to download the Rides Programme.

Other information on this website refers to our pre-pandemic rides and does not necessarily apply to these rides.


Our Routes

Cyclesolihull Routes use quiet roads and paths and will take you all over the borough and beyond.

Why not use the present situation to explore some of our routes close to your home.

Download our free individual Route Guides which contain detailed directions and a map. There are over 50 to choose from with over 20 different start points. GPX files are also available to download.

Cycle them alone or with family and friends, or join one of our rides.

NEW! 3Parks Cycle Route. A traffic-free route starting and finishing in Solihull. Details and Route Guide from 3parks.org.uk