55 miles, Grade B: Hooton to Caerwys via Buckley and Nannerch

55 miles and 2,750 feet to climb

A moderately challenging route with a good amount of climbing.  Leaving from Hooton and dropping to cross the Dee at Shotton at the end of the greenway. Climbing up through Ewloe to Buckley and Saughton. Down to the A541 and then climbing up towards Rhosesmore before dropping back down to the A541 to pass through Nannerch. Climbing up through Lixwm to lunch in the café in Caerwys. 31 miles

North east to Brynford then cross over the North Wales Express Way and dropping down on small roads to Flint. Back on the main road and cycle way to Shotton, and back across the marshes to Burton and back to Hooton.

The route can be seen here.

55 miles, Grade B
Created by Ewan Wilkinson