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Photos of the Lon Eifion Cycleway / Cycle Path

Caernarfon to Bryncir

Caernarfon castle

Caernarfon castle (world heritage site): Lon Eifion cycle path starts 400 yards south of the car park


Steam engine pulling Welsh Highland Railway train directly beside Lon Eifion cycleway

Part of the first section of the path is by the side of the Welsh Highland Light railway


Photo of three young touring cyclists

Lon Eifion is one of the favoured sections of Lon Las Cymru. Here we see companions of the road travelling south from Holyhead to Bristol


Wild flowers along Lon Eifion

In summer there is a profusion of wild flowers along the track. Some of the northern section is as wide as a country lane


View towards Snowdonia


View of countryside near Bryncir

Towards the southern end near Bryncir


A scout group from Chorley, Lancashire, heading for Anglesey


Inigo Jones cafe

Inigo Jones Cafe. A popular tea stop for cyclists


lots of cyclists at Pant Glas near Lynn's nursery

Lynn's Nursery, Pant Glas: An idyllic location for tea garden refreshments. 


 Lon Eifion in autumn


Near Pen-y-Groes, summer 2011


Beics Menai Cycle Hire

If you need to hire a bike, Beics Menai, adjacent to the castle and near the start of Lon Eifion, will fit the bill. Here Michael Money and his girlfriend, Louise Roberts, up from London for Easter, are hiring a tandem.


Caernarfon Castle at sunset


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