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New Forest cycling routes
For some of the best New Forest cycling routes try our cycle routes finder.
To make the most of your time in the Forest, also take a look at the New Forest cycle route map which you can download to help you plan your journey.
You can cycle on public roads, byways open to all traffic, public bridleways, restricted bridleways, and dedicated New Forest cycle routes. You are not permitted to ride over the Open Forest, or on Forestry England tracks which are not dedicated cycle routes. Cycling on public footpaths is also not permitted. Take a look at the New Forest Cycling Code for more details.