Hopping on a bike is a great way to get about and provides an excellent alternative to walking by making more places accessible in less time. It is also a nice way for the whole family to enjoy exercising together. There are local hire services if you just fancy borrowing a bike.

The new cycle link through King George V playing fields allows convenient and easy cycle trips into Elburton. National Trust property and park, Saltram, is nearby and offers a family-friendly cycle trail and fun pump track for younger bike users.

To plan a journey or if you want to see cycle maps in greater detail, visit and These websites allow you to plan journeys suitable to all levels of cycling ability.