Suffolk Coasts & Heaths Cycling Explorer Guides

Cycling Explorer Guides

Alton Water & Pin Mill  

Alton Water Park is set in the beautiful countryside of the Shotley Peninsula.

Quiet roads lead to Pin Mill, a well-known riverside hamlet with links to the

children’s author Arthur Ransome.

Dunwich & Minsmere  

This route visits the ancient parish of Dunwich as well as the RSPB’s famous nature reserve at

Minsmere and the National Trust’s beautiful Dunwich Heath property.

Rendlesham Forest & Shingle Street      

Take a trip from the natural to the supernatural! Rendlesham Forest was the

setting for the UK’s most famous UFO incident, whilst the coast at Shingle Street

is a great place for wildlife. If you have time, learn about Suffolk’s very own

breed of horse at the Suffolk Punch Trust.

Snape & Orford  

This cycle route starts from/visits Snape Maltings, home of the world famous concert hall and a fascinating range of shops. After leaving Snape, visit the mysterious St. Botolph’s Church on the way to the ancient port of Orford, with its imposing Norman castle.

Woodbridge & Waldringfield  

This cycle ride links the historic town of Woodbridge with the pretty riverside village of Waldringfield. On the way you ride through lovely countryside with great views of the River Deben.


Shingle Street