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All photos in & around Uppingham

Showing items 1 to 100 from total of 118 items. Ordered by photo # descending.

Photo # Icon Photo Caption Categorisation
100109Photo #100109Pedestrianisation in OakhamGeneral sign/notice:
Infrastructure
signs
100108Photo #100108NCN route 63 marker, but no dropped kerb,Obstruction:
Problem
obstructions
100107Photo #100107Sustrans has opted to bring NCN route 63 over this bridge rather than the level crossing by the station.Cycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
100106Photo #100106NCN route 63 marker on ths bridge over the railway, OakhamRoute sign:
Infrastructure
routesigns
100105Photo #100105Sign for the National Byway Oakham Loop (to Rutland Water)Route sign:
Infrastructure
routesigns
100104Photo #100104Cycle parking at the Co-op, OakhamCycle parking:
Infrastructure
cycleparking
100103Photo #100103Odd cycle stands at Oakham stationCycle parking:
Infrastructure
cycleparking
100102Photo #100102There are plenty of cyclists at the Grainstore pub-brewery by Oakham station, but no formal cycle parking at all.Cycle parking:
Problem
cycleparking
100101Photo #100101Cycling past Oakham churchRoad environment:
Infrastructure
road
100100Photo #100100No Cycling on this lane between Oakham School and the churchGeneral sign/notice:
Infrastructure
signs
100099Photo #100099No Cycling on this lane between Oakham School and the churchOther:
Infrastructure
general
100098Photo #100098Rather than using the crossing here, NCN route 63 uses a short section of shared-use footway then turns up the road opposite.Cycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
100097Photo #100097Crossing to the Rutland County Museum, OakhamObstruction:
Infrastructure
obstructions
100096Photo #100096NCN route 63 passing through Rutland County Council's groundsCycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
100095Photo #100095NCN route 63 passing through Rutland County Council's groundsCycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
100094Photo #100094NCN route 63 from Rutland Water to Oakham turns off the direct route hereCycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
100093Photo #100093NCN route 63 crossing the Oakham bypassRoad environment:
Infrastructure
road
100092Photo #100092NCN route 63 from Rutland Water to OakhamCycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
100091Photo #100091NCN route 63 from Rutland Water to OakhamCycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
100090Photo #100090NCN route 63 between Oakham and Rutland WaterCycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
100089Photo #100089NCN route 63 between Oakham and Rutland WaterCycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
100088Photo #100088NCN route 63 between Oakham and Rutland WaterCycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
100086Photo #100086Rather useless unpaved cycle track which takes you halfway to Egleton then dumps you on the (quiet) parallel road anyway.Cycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
100085Photo #100085Start of the cycle route around Rutland Water south from the Egleton visitor centreCycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
100084Photo #100084The cycle route around Rutland WaterCycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
100083Photo #100083The cycle route around Rutland Water swings right here (heading south)Cycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
100082Photo #100082The cycle route around Rutland Water - probably not great in wet weatherCycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
100081Photo #100081The cycle route around Rutland WaterCycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
100080Photo #100080Gate where the cycle route around Rutland Water leaves the A6003Obstruction:
Infrastructure
obstructions
100079Photo #100079The cycle route around Rutland Water beside the A6003Cycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
100078Photo #100078North end of the diverted section of the cycle route around Rutland Water - gates AND pointless Cyclists Dismount signs!General sign/notice:
Problem
signs
100077Photo #100077The diverted cycle route around Rutland Water passing over Manton tunnelCycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
100076Photo #100076The diverted cycle route around Rutland Water passing over Manton tunnelCycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
100075Photo #100075The cycle route around Rutland Water takes a bit of a deviaition to the right/east hereCycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
100074Photo #100074The cycle route around Rutland Water takes a bit of a deviaition to the right/east hereRoute sign:
Infrastructure
routesigns
100073Photo #100073These Circuit of Rutland Water signs only appear where the route is on public roads.Route sign:
Infrastructure
routesigns
100072Photo #100072Lots of cycle parking, mostly useless (logs and wheel benders), at the Horse and Jockey, Manton - but there are planters that bikes can be locked to.Cycle parking:
Infrastructure
cycleparking
100071Photo #100071Start of cycleway east from MantonCycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
100070Photo #100070The Rutland Water cycle route east from MantonCycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
100069Photo #100069Wheelbenders at the Rutland Water Garden Centre (and café)Cycle parking:
Infrastructure
cycleparking
100068Photo #100068Barriers AND Cyclists Dismount signs to cross the entry to the Rutland Water Garden CentreObstruction:
Problem
obstructions
100067Photo #100067Route through the Rutland Water Garden Centre car park (as was)Cycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
100066Photo #100066Cyclists are advised to ride the Rutland Water circuit anti-clockwise to avoid crossing this road twice in a couple of hundred metres. (It's bizarre that they haven't yet created an off-road route.)Cycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
100065Photo #100065Perhaps the Cyclists Dismount sign is for cyclists going in the other direction, but it's still one of those negative things that make cycling seem dangerous and complicated.General sign/notice:
Problem
signs
100064Photo #100064Cyclists are advised to ride the Rutland Water circuit anti-clockwise to avoid crossing this road twice in a couple of hundred metres. (It's bizarre that they haven't yet created an off-road route.)Road environment:
Infrastructure
road
100063Photo #100063The Rutland Water cycle route west from Lyndon TopCycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
100062Photo #100062No cycle facilities on the road east from Lynden TopRoad environment:
Infrastructure
road
100061Photo #100061Cycle parking at the Lyndon Visitor Centre, Rutland WaterCycle parking:
Infrastructure
cycleparking
100060Photo #100060Slow - Steep Hill! Are you wearing your helmet? The sort of nonense you get when a water company builds cycle infrastructure.General sign/notice:
Problem
signs
100059Photo #100059The Rutland Water cycle routeCycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
100058Photo #100058The Rutland Water cycle routeCycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
100057Photo #100057Yet another gate on the Rutland Water cycle wayObstruction:
Infrastructure
obstructions
100056Photo #100056The end of the gravel cycle route around the west end of Rutland Water - eastwards from here it's asphalted.Cycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
100055Photo #100055East of here, the Rutland Water cycle route is paved; westwards it's gravel.Cycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
100054Photo #100054Map of Rutland Water cycle routesRoute sign:
Infrastructure
routesigns
100053Photo #100053Rental prices at the Giant bike shop, Rutland WaterGeneral sign/notice:
Infrastructure
signs
100051Photo #100051Giant bike shop - the main one on the south side of Rutland WaterBike shop:
Infrastructure
bikeshops
100050Photo #100050Bike at Normanton church, now in Rutland WaterDestination:
Misc
destinations
100049Photo #100049More gates on the Rutland Water cycle routeObstruction:
Infrastructure
obstructions
100048Photo #100048The cycle routes are paved at the east end of the lake and largely unpaved at the west end and on the Hambleton Peninsula.Cycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
100047Photo #100047Gates and Cyclists Dismount sign to cross a very minor dead-end road. Ridiculou, but that's what happens when cycle routes are installed by a water company.General sign/notice:
Problem
signs
100046Photo #100046'Sykes Lane', ie the dam of Rutland Water. The cycle routes are paved at this end of the lake and largely unpaved at the west end and on the Hambleton Peninsula.Cycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
100045Photo #100045'Sykes Lane', ie the dam of Rutland Water. The cycle routes are paved at this end of the lake and largely unpaved at the west end and on the Hambleton Peninsula.Cycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
100044Photo #100044To get back onto the cycle track we had to cycle the wrong way along this one-way road.Road environment:
Problem
road
100043Photo #100043Bike and sculpture by Rutland WaterDestination:
Infrastructure
destinations
100042Photo #100042'Hand Gate' sign at yet another obstruction on the cycle route around Rutland WaterObstruction:
Infrastructure
obstructions
100041Photo #100041Yet another gate on the route around Rutland WaterObstruction:
Infrastructure
obstructions
100040Photo #100040It's not easy to find the way out of the Whitwell area to the east.Route sign:
Infrastructure
routesigns
100039Photo #100039I don't think Staff Parking Only refers to the cycle stands.Cycle parking:
Infrastructure
cycleparking
100038Photo #100038Youth group bravely setting out on their mountain bikes by Rutland WaterBicycle:
Event
bicycles
100037Photo #100037Youth group being fitted out with mountain bikes and helmetsBike shop:
Event
bikeshops
100036Photo #100036Cycle parking at the main Rutland Cycling shop - mainly for their rental mountain bikesCycle parking:
Infrastructure
cycleparking
100034Photo #100034The main Rutland Cycling shop - big and busyBike shop:
Infrastructure
bikeshops
100033Photo #100033There are too many gates on the cycle route around Rutland WaterObstruction:
Infrastructure
obstructions
100031Photo #100031Cattle grid - another absurd reason to tell cylists to dismount. What happens when a water company creates cycle infratrusture.General sign/notice:
Problem
signs
100030Photo #100030Gate and off-lead dog-walking area, Rutland WaterGeneral sign/notice:
Infrastructure
signs
100027Photo #100027Cycle cut-off avoiding mini-roundabout - not at all obvious in the other direction (eastbound).Cycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
100026Photo #100026Mini-roundabout on the Rutland Water cycle routeRoad environment:
Infrastructure
road
100025Photo #100025Road closure where it plunges under Rutland WaterCycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
100024Photo #100024Road closure where it plunges under Rutland WaterCycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
100023Photo #100023Junction where the road plunges under Rutland WaterRoute sign:
Infrastructure
routesigns
100022Photo #100022There are too many gatea on NCN route 63 by Rutland WaterObstruction:
Problem
obstructions
100021Photo #100021Signs for NCN route 63 are rare along Rutland WaterRoute sign:
Problem
routesigns
100020Photo #100020Excellent cycleway by the A606 on NCN route 63Cycleway:
Good practice
cycleways
100019Photo #100019Sign at the junction of the Hambleton Peninsula cycle route with NCN route 63Route sign:
Infrastructure
routesigns
100017Photo #100017Route sign on Hambleton Peninsula, Rutland WaterRoute sign:
Infrastructure
routesigns
100016Photo #100016Cyclists bypassing sheep by Rutland WaterObstruction:
Event
obstructions
100015Photo #100015Steep hill - Slow! Are you wearing your helmet? - One of many annoying signs around Rutland Water - what you get when cycle routes are designed by a water company.General sign/notice:
Problem
signs
100014Photo #100014Steep hill - Slow! Are you wearing your helmet? - One of many annoying signs around Rutland Water - what you get when cycle routes are designed by a water company.General sign/notice:
Problem
signs
100013Photo #100013Gravel cycleway, Rutland WaterCycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
100012Photo #100012Barrier on closed road with parallel cycleway, Rutland WaterCycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
100011Photo #100011Cattle grid on the Hambleton Peninsula cycle route, Rutland WaterCycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
100010Photo #100010Cattle grid and shared access track sign, Rutland WaterGeneral sign/notice:
Infrastructure
signs
100009Photo #100009Cyclists on the Hambleton Peninsula cycle route, Rutland WaterCycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
100008Photo #100008Steep descent on the Hambleton peninsula, Rutland Water - good brakes are more important than dismounting, I thinkCycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
100007Photo #100007Steep hill, cyclists dismount - the first of many annoying signs about dismounting and helmets. This is what happens when cycle routes are designed by a water company.General sign/notice:
Problem
signs
100006Photo #100006The initially impressive Hambleton peninsula cycleway turns into a poor gravel path hereCycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
100005Photo #100005The Hambleton peninsula cycleway kinks left here as the asphalt endsCycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
100004Photo #100004Hambleton peninsula, Rutland Water - looks good, but the asphalt ends here.Cycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
100002Photo #100002Poster for guided cycle ride (in the toilets of the Rutland Water Nature Reserve visitor centre)General sign/notice:
Event
signs

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