Family Cycling routes in South Yorkshire

Dedicated family cycling routes and country parks throughout Yorkshire. Looking for safe, traffic-free paths and parks throughout South Yorkshire? As a family, we are spending our weekends exploring these routes. Check below for some of our latest discoveries.

Endcliffe Park Sheffield

Endcliffe Park, Sheffield Review for Families

We visited Endcliffe Park this Saturday and it was one of our favourite new places. From where we live it was about 45 minutes, including a little drive through the centre of Sheffield. It is located to the southwest of the city and had a great vibe about it as soon as we arrived. There … Read more
Locke Park Barnsley

Locke Park, Barnsley Review For Families

If you’re looking for a short &  peaceful weekend getaway, Locke Park is your next destination.  We recently had the pleasure of visiting Locke Park, a hidden gem nestled right in the heart of Barnsley, South Yorkshire. As a family always on the lookout for exciting destinations, we couldn’t wait to explore this spacious park … Read more
Dearne Valley Country Park

Dearne Valley Country Park Review For Families

I’m always on the lookout for places where my family can enjoy quality time together, surrounded by nature and filled with adventures. Last month, my family and I embarked on an exciting adventure to Dearne Valley Country Park.  Little did we know that this hidden gem would become the backdrop for some of our most … Read more
The Monsal Trail Cycling For Families

The Monsal Trail cycling for families

The Monsal Trail is located in the heart of the Peak District National Park, Derbyshire, England. This scenic trail runs along the former Midland Railway line and offers a unique experience for families to enjoy the beauty of the English countryside. We parked at the old Hessop train station (Hassop Station, Hassop Rd, Bakewell DE45 … Read more

Langsett Reservoir walking for families

Langsett Reservoir is a stunningly beautiful body of water located in the Peak District National Park in South Yorkshire, England. The reservoir, which was constructed in the late 19th century to supply water to the city of Sheffield, has become a popular destination for walkers, cyclists, and nature lovers from all over the country. In … Read more

Cusworth Hall Museum & Park For Families

Cusworth Hall Museum & Park is a Grade I listed building located in the village of Cusworth, near Doncaster, South Yorkshire. It was built in the 18th century by the Wrightson family, who were local landowners and industrialists. The Hall was designed by architect James Paine and is considered one of the region’s best examples … Read more

Wentworth Woodhouse For Families Review

Wentworth Woodhouse is a magnificent historic mansion located in the village of Wentworth, South Yorkshire, England. The house, which is the largest privately owned residence in the United Kingdom, was built in the 18th century and has a rich history. It was once the seat of the Earls Fitzwilliam, a powerful and influential family in … Read more

Wentworth Castle Gardens National Trust Review

This National Trust is a go-to favourite of ours. It is situated in Barnsley off junction 37 of the M1 using postcode S75 3EN on maps. Offering 60 acres of differing beautiful gardens, the park and woodlands surround a grand stately home that is now used for various other uses, including training. It is South … Read more

Damflask Reservoir walking for families

This is predominantly a family cycling blog but as active travel enthusiasts, we also like to walk too!  We had a quiet Saturday afternoon and decided to grab our spreadsheet of ‘free family fun’ things to do and find somewhere relatively local. Damflask reservoir was on our list. Damflask Reservoir is popular for angling and … Read more

More on safe cycling in South Yorkshire

Safe and enjoyable family cycling in South Yorkshire is great for your family bond, mental health and fitness. We spend our weekends locating great places throughout Yorkshire where you can cycle knowing your children will be safe.

Please keep reading our dedicated guides and reviews of the best places to cycle with children in South Yorkshire. We explore traffic-free routes, country parks and much more.