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Photos of Chester to Connah's Quay Cycleways / Cycle Paths

National Cycle Route 5 Path

Open air seating at canal side cafe near the centre of Chester

The Shropshire Union Canal towpath gives access to the centre of Chester


Cyclist on canal towpath at outskirts of Chester

Canal towpath just outside the town


Photo of canal boat

Canal towpath seen from a garden on the opposite side


Cyclist on long straight stretch of cycleway

There are long, tree-lined vistas


Several cyclists and a pedestrian on the bridge at Drome Corner

The cycle bridge crosses 6 lanes of the A55 expressway at Drome Corner


View of the cycle bridge at Drome Corner Spanning the A55 carriageway

A view of the cycle bridge from below while extra traffic lanes were still being constructed


Cyclist on last section of cyclepath before Connah's Quay

The last section is lined with trees


River Dee Path

Cycle path by the side of the river Dee near Chester

Looking back towards Chester


Cyclist on path by side of river Dee

Further on towards Connah's Quay: the views are very open on the river path


View of Hawarden bridge in middle distance from River Dee cycle path

Approaching Hawarden Bridge from the River Dee path


Cyclists crossing river Dee by the cyclepath that has been added on to the side of the Hawarden bridge

The cycle path that has been added on to the Hawarden road bridge


View of Connah's Quay wharf from end of cycle path

The end of both paths at Connah's Quay wharf


Photos   Maurice Clarke & Roy Spilsbury (may be copied with hyperlink acknowledgement)



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