St Ives (Cambridgeshire)

Cambridgeshire


Slow Ways linking St Ives (Cambridgeshire) and Cambourne, Chatteris, Godmanchester, Huntingdon, Ramsey (Cambridgeshire), Willingham

Progress towards triple-checked route options for St Ives (Cambridgeshire)’s six Slow Ways: 33%

Drawn: 6/6
reviewed: 2/6
verified: 0/6
and surveyed: 0/6

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Slow Way Route To do
Godmanchester—St Ives (Cambridgeshire)
Godsti one Pioneer me Distance 9km/5mi Ascent 23m Descent 25m
Huntingdon—St Ives (Cambridgeshire)
Hunsti one Verify me Distance 12km/7mi Ascent 27m Descent 34m
Ramsey (Cambridgeshire)—St Ives (Cambridgeshire)
Ramsti one Pioneer me Distance 21km/13mi Ascent 95m Descent 92m
St Ives (Cambridgeshire)—Cambourne
Sticam one Pioneer me Distance 15km/9mi Ascent 34m Descent 96m
St Ives (Cambridgeshire)—Cambourne
Sticam two Pioneer me Distance 15km/9mi Ascent 34m Descent 96m
St Ives (Cambridgeshire)—Chatteris
Sticha one Review me Distance 22km/14mi Ascent 91m Descent 91m
St Ives (Cambridgeshire)—Willingham
Stiwil one Pioneer me Distance 13km/8mi Ascent 34m Descent 34m
St Ives (Cambridgeshire)—Willingham
Stiwil two Pioneer me Distance 12km/7mi Ascent 39m Descent 38m
St Ives (Cambridgeshire)—Willingham
Stiwil three Pioneer me Distance 12km/7mi Ascent 41m Descent 41m
St Ives (Cambridgeshire)—Willingham
Stiwil four Pioneer me Distance 15km/9mi Ascent 44m Descent 43m

Collective progress

33% of St Ives (Cambridgeshire)’s routes are drawn, reviewed, surveyed and/or verified

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2/10

reviewed

1/10

surveyed

0/10

verified

4 people have contributed to St Ives (Cambridgeshire)’s Slow Ways

10 people have pledged to walk and review a route

1 people have surveyed a route in St Ives (Cambridgeshire)

34km out of 144km have been walked and reviewed

56km of reviews have been shared in St Ives (Cambridgeshire)

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The route then follows a path alongside a park and a few residential streets before crossing a main road at another pelican crossing. The next part of the route is on a straight and wide combined foot and cycle path (photo 2), then a left turn takes you on to a short road section which does not have a pavement but the verge is mostly wide and easy to traverse (photo 3). A well marked path takes you off the road and along a series of well walked footpaths beside fields (photo 4) and amongst trees, gradually climbing and culminating in what appeared to be an old route to Woodhurst and the village pond (photo 5). The next section was not totally pleasant as it first travels along a road with no verge, then follows some more paths alongside fields (photo 6) to reach the village of Pidley and the Mad Cat pub (photo 7). The route from Pidley to the next village of Somersham is about 1.5 miles totally alongside a road, but for most of this section there is a pavement or a kindly farmer or local council has very helpfully mown a walkable section of the verge (photo 8) so this was not a problem....

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St Ives (Cambridgeshire)

Andrew J surveyed St Ives (Cambridgeshire)

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It is possible to access Thicketroad directly from Mll Street or through the caravan park. The river section can be impassable in wet weather understandably....

RichardRoberts

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We got a bit lost amongst the lakes to the east of Huntingdon, straying slightly from the route, but this was not a major problem....

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St Ives (Cambridgeshire)

DENNIS ROBERTS surveyed St Ives (Cambridgeshire)

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An alternative start is to continue down Mill Common to Portholme and follow the Ouse Valley Way sign across Portholme to Godmanchester....

DENNIS ROBERTS

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Godmanchester—St Ives (Cambridgeshire)

Slow Ways added Godsti one, a new walk from Godmanchester to St Ives (Cambridgeshire)

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Huntingdon—St Ives (Cambridgeshire)

Slow Ways added Hunsti one, a new walk from Huntingdon to St Ives (Cambridgeshire)

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Ramsey (Cambridgeshire)—St Ives (Cambridgeshire)

Slow Ways added Ramsti one, a new walk from Ramsey (Cambridgeshire) to St Ives (Cambridgeshire)

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St Ives (Cambridgeshire)—Cambourne

Slow Ways added Sticam one, a new walk from St Ives (Cambridgeshire) to Cambourne

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St Ives (Cambridgeshire)—Cambourne

Slow Ways added Sticam two, a new walk from St Ives (Cambridgeshire) to Cambourne

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St Ives (Cambridgeshire)—Chatteris

Slow Ways added Sticha one, a new walk from St Ives (Cambridgeshire) to Chatteris

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St Ives (Cambridgeshire)—Willingham

Slow Ways added Stiwil one, a new walk from St Ives (Cambridgeshire) to Willingham

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St Ives (Cambridgeshire)—Willingham

Slow Ways added Stiwil two, a new walk from St Ives (Cambridgeshire) to Willingham

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St Ives (Cambridgeshire)—Willingham

Slow Ways added Stiwil three, a new walk from St Ives (Cambridgeshire) to Willingham

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St Ives (Cambridgeshire)—Willingham

Slow Ways added Stiwil four, a new walk from St Ives (Cambridgeshire) to Willingham

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St Ives (Cambridgeshire)’s Slow Ways starting point

Grid ref

TL3151871158

Lat / Lon

52.32279° / -0.07168°

Easting / Northing

531,519E / 271,159N

Facilities

Users have reported that the following facilities can be found within 1km of St Ives (Cambridgeshire)'s meeting point

Public toilet

Wheelchair accessible toilet

Supermarket

Restaurant

Accommodation

Accommodation < £50

Campsite

Bothy

Free wifi

Mobility scooter hire

Off-road wheelchair hire

Disabled Parking

Train station

Bus stop

Ferry

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