Discover this purpose built trail linking Lincoln to Boston with a mostly traffic free, off-road cycle route. Enjoy this scenic route, spot commissioned artworks making reference to Lincolnshire with some inspired by the poetry of Lincoln’s Alfred Tennyson.
Purpose-built scenic trail from Lincoln to Boston almost traffic-free
The Water Railway Cycle Route follows the route of the former Lincoln to Boston Railway track alongside the River Witham. Pass through Washingborough, Bardney and Southrey on the way to Kirkstead Bridge, travel into the village of Woodhall Spa or cycle on to Langrick Bridge and Boston. Enjoy beautiful views of fenland. Spot the sculpture trail on your ride and discover two viewing platforms over the banks of the River Witham offering spectacular views over tthe City of Lincoln.
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