These are some cycle touring resources which you might find useful when planning your adventures.

Recordings of festival talks

Many talks from the Virtual Cycle Touring Festivals have been recorded and are available to watch online, free of charge.

Click here to view the CTF YouTube Channel.

Route planning

Planning a big trip

Area and route-specific resources

Accommodation for cyclists


General resources

  • Cycling UK: huge library of resources including guides to different types of cycling, maintenance videos and more. Well worth joining as member!
  • We Are Touring and Cycling Touring: find other people to tour the world with
  • Bicycle Traveller magazine: free e-magazine all about cycle touring (includes links to several free e-books)
  • Cycle Sprog: the definitive website about family cycling
  • Bike, Camp, Cook: comprehensive guide to cooking and eating well on a bike tour (purchase required)
  • Cooking on tour: Sarah & Bernard Wragge-Morley’s excellent blog about cooking on tour, along with lots of other information (this one is all free!)