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Bikes not courteous

Would rather run u over than slow down. Give no warning their coming behind u . And then whizz... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Glynis R
via mobile
Super circular cycle ride around Preston

We take the bikes down to the small car park at Broughton, then do the Guild Wheel in a clockwise... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Paul H
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Garstang, United Kingdom
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“off road” (26 reviews)
“avenham park” (31 reviews)
“cycle path” (14 reviews)
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Preston, England
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"sports arena"
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"shared space"
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"brockholes nature reserve"
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"preston guild"
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"steep bits"
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"great asset"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Would rather run u over than slow down. Give no warning their coming behind u . And then whizz past u . Make u jump. Take seats outside cafe then proceed to eat own food and drink

1  Thank Glynis R
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We take the bikes down to the small car park at Broughton, then do the Guild Wheel in a clockwise direction. It’s about 22 miles in total with a couple of cafes enroute. It is easier doing it clockwise as there is a steep hill...More

Thank Paul H
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Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

This is a great route for all levels. It can be undulating but no harm in getting off and walking. A few good brew stops on route finished with late lunch at Continental! Majority of it safe but you do have to cross a few...More

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Reviewed 27 March 2018

We walked the Guild Wheel from the docks. The whole 22 miles round it took us 9 hours with a few stops in between Great day out . How ever the down side to this is the behaviour of the cyclists ' and I don't...More

2  Thank graham d
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Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

We have cycled around the wheel several times and never tire of it as it is guaranteed safe cycling. As close as you get to cycling in Europe.

1  Thank Gill C
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

The guild wheel is an exciting adventure for everyone, you can ride past rivers nature reserves and lots more. We took our lunch with us as it can take a long time to go around the full route.

2  Thank Paigepoprock R
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

Used to walk my dog along the stretch of the Guild Wheel through Avenham and Miller Parks on a more or less daily basis. I have ceased doing this due to the behaviour of some cyclists who show no respect for the safety of others....More

2  Thank Nigel L
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Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

Have been walking various dogs down by the local river in Fulwood 30 years and they decided to include it as part of the guild wheel. Now we have to avoid it if the weather is nice and the lunatic cyclist think they own it....More

1  Thank fran1004
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Reviewed 9 February 2018

I have completed the guild wheel a couple of times now. The path is easy enough to follow with mile signed posts which is encouraging to see how far your going. The scenery is lovely through brockholes brow. The only bit i found i couldnt...More

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Reviewed 19 January 2018

Going via the old tram road, this is an excellent day out, make sure you take what you need as once out in the sticks, theres not really any shops or stops

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lynnsworld
21 May 2018|
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Response from Lottie4071 | Reviewed this property |
Clockwise you will go down the hill 😑
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Colner58
11 November 2017|
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Response from grubgobbler | Reviewed this property |
Hi. I would recommend mountain bike. It is doable on a road bike but the section from the crematorium down through the woods to Brockholes would have to be walked, if wearing cycling shoes you would possibly damage your... More
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shelleybones001
6 July 2017|
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Response from Ciaran T | Reviewed this property |
There are numerous access points to the guild wheel as it generally runs along dedicated paths and bridleways with some road sections. There are several pubs/cafes etc along the route which would all provide good starting... More
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