Nidderdale GreenwayThe Nidderdale Greenway connects North Harrogate with Ripley on a fantastic 4 mile converted railway line.
As well as providing a traffic-free path, this route crosses the Grade 2 listed, seven-arch Nidd Gorge Viaduct and provides safe crossings of the A61 near Ripley. The Greenway also links into the existing national cycle network which takes you to Knaresborough, Starbeck and Harrogate.
The route provides a wonderful gateway to various National Trust sites including Brimham Rocks, the spectacular Fountains Abbey and Studley Park which are all within a 15 mile cycle ride.
The Nidderdale Greenway offers level off road cycling for all users in rural settings through to Ripley. This section of the route is 4 miles and is popular with local leisure cyclists and visitors.