How to get there by bike and where to go for that ride

Try out the newly-signposted Greensand Ridge Cycleway. An on-road leisure route with off-road alternative sections. Leighton Buzzard to Sandy (eventually on to Gamlingay). Maps are not yet available - we'll let you know when they are produced - so meanwhile just follow the signs and this route outline! Let us know what you think via our Facebook page

Download your Leighton cycling map (Travel Choices Map) here.

Use the Cycle Streets journey planner for Leighton Buzzard here.

Download Leighton Linslade Leisure Routes map here.

Download the Central Bedfordshire Council Countryside Access Team's Leighton Buzzard Cycle Route here.

Download the Sustrans Grand Union Canal Cycle Route leaflet here.

Download the Sustrans Sewel Greenway (to Dunstable) leaflet here.

Download the Sustrans Luton and South Beds Way (Dunstable to Luton) leaflet here.

Do you have a favourite cycle ride? Share it with us. 

And finally...here are some route ideas from 1899 published in the LBO (look at the third column) and a map.