Cycle Orbital is an 800-mile network of recreational cycleways ringing the capital, ranging from child-friendly to challenging and arranged into twelve Arcs, Spokes and Spinoffs.
begin at stations marking the limit of Transport for London's Oyster Zone.
are arranged like a (wonky) clock face starting at 'one o'clock' - Hertford Castle.
generally follow National Cycle Network routes deeper into Southeast England.
- routes accessible to all cyclists and most bikes
- off-road cycle paths where available, otherwise quiet byways
- busy roads avoided as much as possible.
You can devise then research and download or print your outing (e.g. spoke-arc-spoke: or spinoff-arc-spoke...), ideally making use of the rail network to assist you out, then home.