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Brilliant for Cycling

Took my new hybrid onto the tracks. Superb mixed and varied terrain. Mutual respect between all... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
dyoung16
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Preston, United Kingdom
Perfect for Dog Walking

A beautigul River side walk. Perfect for walking the dog. A good sturdy path and fantastic views... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Louise W
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Preston, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Took my new hybrid onto the tracks. Superb mixed and varied terrain. Mutual respect between all users cyclists and walkers. Couple of great stopping points to rest.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank dyoung16
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A beautigul River side walk. Perfect for walking the dog. A good sturdy path and fantastic views right across tge River Ribble.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Louise W
Reviewed 6 days ago

Cycle, run or walk.....love Preston. Love the Guild Wheel, if you think Preston is just another overgrown city with urban sprawl. You’re wrong ....good exercise, great views and unexpected wildlife. Whats not to like,

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank prestondelaney
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a fantastic cycling route. Great cycling path. Mostly tarmac. Great for families with young children. Mostly Off road just a few very quiet lanes to cycling down but only for a very short time. Lovely scenery. Thoroughly recommend. We even saw 2 deer

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank peter R
Reviewed 10 November 2018

Great idea used loads , needs more attention to surfaces , better signage and independent oversight by a community group . Preston council on the rails all the time as developments infringe upon the experience . Profit before Community sadly . Hire a bike from...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Philip B
Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

Lovely walk around the park and around the canal. feels like like you are in the country side but you are only 1mile from the city

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Mick P
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Whether you want to see a little bit more of Preston and its surrounding area, enjoy getting out on your bike, or both, the Guild Wheel's certainly a satisfying experience. Though it covers a decent distance and is designed to keep you busy all day...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Simon B
Reviewed 7 November 2018

If you ride a bike, run, or just walk, this is a seriously physical work out. Taking on the whole perimeter of Preston is a great challenge for all. Good fun, if you can match the challenge.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank David N
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Find the wheel a safe place to ride as I ride alone there are always plenty of other cyclists and walkers .

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank disappointed304
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Have done the guild wheel many times with family (including my children), colleagues and friends. It provides a challenge for whatever your cycling /physical ability and more importantly its great fun. You will see places you will not be aware of as you circle Preston...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank steve l
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robmU7832FJ
4 August 2018|
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Response from GillC156 | Reviewed this property |
Best parking from your direction would probably be Brokeholes centre next to the Tickled Trout junction off the M6. You may have to pay for parking. It’s 22 miles Enjoy
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Mo B
6 July 2018|
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Response from Lottie4071 | Reviewed this property |
It’s a great idea! As the previous person said - might take a bit of time for people to get to know - but with a board outside advertising - it would be a great spot to stop! From memory - the next stops either direction are... More
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Manda M
8 June 2018|
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Response from Goosyjools | Reviewed this property |
Get into Avenham park on the old tram road and cross the Ribble. Turn immediately right and then begin the the Guild Wheel keeping to the river and onwards to Brockholes Reservation centre. You can decide then whether to... More
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