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Plym Valley Cycle Trail

Plymouth, England
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A great ride on the Bike

A fantastic ride on the bike on a disused railway line so nice and flat great views bridge, tunnels... read more

Reviewed 6 April 2017
Beautiful Stunning scenery

Walked this trail, starting off from the entrance of the Riverside Caravan park, took the riverbank... read more

Reviewed 28 March 2017
charles c
Winchester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 6 April 2017

A fantastic ride on the bike on a disused railway line so nice and flat great views bridge, tunnels old station the lot.

Reviewed 28 March 2017

Walked this trail, starting off from the entrance of the Riverside Caravan park, took the riverbank path and headed north up the valley, there are many new growths and the flora and fauna is just beautiful in the dappled sunlight, the water of the river...More

1  Thank charles c
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Great cycle track. Best started from Plympton end. Slight uphill most of the way but you don't really notice until you're coming back and hardly need to pedal! Gets very busy with kids dogs prams joggers etc on sunny weekends but just keep going and...More

1  Thank BemoreBananas
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This is a great cycle path, it can get busy at weekends but you expect that, people do walk their dogs along it too, so you have to be careful but most people are considerate. It can be quite challenging in parts but that is...More

1  Thank susan952
Reviewed 3 February 2017

A fantastic cycle ride that will take you all the way up to Dartmoor with some great views along the way. The trail forms part of the Devon Coast to Coast) route and Sustrans' National Cycle Network route 27. There are cyclists and walkers on...More

3  Thank Brian R
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

This trail is a beautiful walk, love taking the dog there, as do many other dog owners. The trail is misnamed here, it's a public path, not merely a cycle trail. Maybe due to this misnaming, some cyclists (a minority) are extremely rude to walkers...More

1  Thank JAS322
Reviewed 28 October 2016

It's flat and pretty, just right for families. Leads eventually to Tavistock. The viaducts are impressive

Thank Railholiday
Reviewed 28 October 2016

I have ridden this path many times. It is safe, easy and chillaxing, unless you really want to do some real off roading!

Thank Ian A
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Parked at Saltram House (National Trust). Although parking is also available right at start of trail it felt a safer place to leave the car and gives the option of riding around the park and also to tie in a visit to the house. From...More

Thank Roger F
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

I live very close by and love walking these paths (as I'm not a lover of cycling) especially at quieter periods as it is brilliant for seeing local wildlife and can be very peaceful, however it gets extremely busy during good weather.

Thank lfvfb2016
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