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All photos in & around Aberystwyth

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101450Photo #101450The legendary Teifi Valley Railway; sadly there were no trains running on this fine July day, but the cycle ride along ncn 82 to Lampeter was delightful.Other:
Infrastructure
general
100729Photo #100729The 10.30 am for Devil's Bridge storms out of Aberystwyth in the charge of No.1213 'Prince of Wales'.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ystwyth_Trail
Other:
Infrastructure
general
99840Photo #99840Great to see new @WG_Economy funded #activetravel schemes in #aberystwyth @CeredigionCC t.co/faLRnRIcbW

[The replies to this tweet do not appear to share the opinion that this is in any way 'great'.]
Cycleway:
Problem
cycleways
96966Photo #96966Unsigned route towards Cardigan that seems known to local cyclists.Road environment:
Infrastructure
road
96965Photo #96965Cycle route sign, Llechryd (east of Cardigan)Route sign:
Infrastructure
routesigns
74452Photo #74452Dangerous right turn!
Beware unseen oncoming traffic
from blind bend just ahead.
Road environment:
Infrastructure
road
65294Photo #65294A welcome break!Bicycle:
Misc
bicycles
60155Photo #60155There are often some of these loose on the roads. Stay alert!Road environment:
Misc
road
60154Photo #60154These back roads are often narrow single track with passing places. Traffic is light but not zero, so stay alert!Road environment:
Misc
road
59940Photo #59940Nant yr Arian, "The Sentinel".Track:
Infrastructure
track
59931Photo #59931(This photo was submat without a caption.)Other:
Infrastructure
general
59930Photo #59930.Track:
Misc
track
59257Photo #59257Cwmsymlog old mineRoad environment:
Misc
road
55319Photo #55319Cycle parking at Ynys-hir RSPB reserveCycle parking:
Infrastructure
cycleparking
55318Photo #55318This sign is only for car parking - the historic furnace is actually across the road to the right.General sign/notice:
Infrastructure
signs
55317Photo #55317Rejoining the main road north from AberystwythRoad environment:
Infrastructure
road
55316Photo #55316Good but isolated (and thus fairly useless) stretch of shared-use path by the main road north from AberystwythCycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
55315Photo #55315Busy (really) and not very cycle-friendly main road north from AberystwythRoad environment:
Infrastructure
road
55314Photo #55314It's a serious climb up to the University of Aberystwyth - some decent off-road cycle tracks would be a great help! It would also be good if this footbridge was available to cyclists.Road environment:
Problem
road
55313Photo #55313It's a serious climb up to the University of Aberystwyth - some decent off-road cycle tracks would be a great help!Road environment:
Problem
road
55312Photo #55312Road space reallocated for bus stop and minimalist cycle parkingCycle parking:
Good practice
cycleparking
55311Photo #55311Menu at excellent organic café, AberystwythGeneral sign/notice:
Misc
signs
55310Photo #55310Car blocking access to the new cycle bridge, Aberystwyth - but it looks as if yellow lines are about to be added.Obstruction:
Problem
obstructions
55309Photo #55309New cycle bridge, AberystwythCycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
55301Photo #55301New cycle bridge, AberystwythCycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
55300Photo #55300It's cycleable, but was this surface chosen to slow bikes down?Cycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
55299Photo #55299NCN 81 entering Aberystwyth by the new cycle bridgeCycleway:
Good practice
cycleways
55298Photo #55298The Ystwyth Trail (NCN 81), the rail-trail heading south from AberystwythCycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
55297Photo #55297End of another brief on-road section approaching Aberystwyth on the Ystwyth Trail (NCN 81)Cycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
55296Photo #55296Strange to find a former BR Aberystwyth station sign by the Ystwyth Trail (NCN 81), the rail-trail approaching AberystwythCycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
55295Photo #55295The Ystwyth Trail (NCN 81), the rail-trail from the Cors Caron nature reserve to AberystwythCycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
55294Photo #55294The Ystwyth Trail (NCN 81) returning to the former railway to reach Aberystwyth.Cycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
55293Photo #55293NCN 81 (the Ystwyth Trail) briefly on a main roadRoute sign:
Infrastructure
routesigns
55292Photo #55292On-road section of NCN 81, the Ystwyth Trail from the Cors Caron nature reserve to Aberystwyth, with the former railway on the rightRoad environment:
Infrastructure
road
55291Photo #55291Well-built link section of NCN 81Cycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
55290Photo #55290The Ystwyth Trail (NCN 81) briefly using a stretch of bridlewayCycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
55289Photo #55289End of rail-trail section of the Ystwyth Trail (NCN 81), from the Cors Caron nature reserve to AberystwythObstruction:
Infrastructure
obstructions
55288Photo #55288Signs at the former Llanilar station on the Ystwyth Trail (NCN 81), the rail-trail from the Cors Caron nature reserve to AberystwythRoute sign:
Infrastructure
routesigns
55287Photo #55287Cycle route marker at the former Llanilar station on the Ystwyth Trail (NCN 81), the rail-trail from the Cors Caron nature reserve to AberystwythCycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
55286Photo #55286Riverside stretch of the Ystwyth Trail (NCN 81), the rail-trail from the Cors Caron nature reserve to AberystwythCycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
55285Photo #55285Footbridge over the Ystwyth - NOT part of NCN81, the Ystwyth TrailOther:
Infrastructure
general
55283Photo #55283NCN 81 on the Ystwyth Trail, the rail-trail from the Cors Caron nature reserve to AberystwythCycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
55282Photo #55282NCN81 returning to the former railway (on the right)Cycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
55281Photo #55281Station Road, Trawscoed - NCN 81 returning to the former railwayRoad environment:
Infrastructure
road
55280Photo #55280After a brief section on road, the Ystwyth Trail (NCN 82), from the Cors Caron nature reserve to Aberystwyth, turns left (ie to the right) to go off-road again as NCN81 - but actually it's far easier to stay on the road for a fast downhill run.Road environment:
Infrastructure
road
55279Photo #55279Temporary end of rail-trail section of the Ystwyth Trail (NCN 82), from the Cors Caron nature reserve to AberystwythCycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
55278Photo #55278Gates at every farm road crossing on the Ystwyth Trail (NCN 82), the rail-trail from the Cors Caron nature reserve to AberystwythCycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
55277Photo #55277The Ystwyth Trail (NCN 82), the rail-trail from the Cors Caron nature reserve to AberystwythCycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
55276Photo #55276Gate and No Horses sign on the Ystwyth Trail (NCN 82), the rail-trail from the Cors Caron nature reserve to AberystwythCycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
55275Photo #55275The Ystwyth Trail (NCN 82), from the Cors Caron nature reserve to Aberystwyth, takes the grassy path left to rejoin the former railway.Route sign:
Infrastructure
routesigns
55274Photo #55274Strange to see a weight restriction (for farm traffic) on the Ystwyth Trail (NCN 82), the rail-trail from the Cors Caron nature reserve to AberystwythGeneral sign/notice:
Infrastructure
signs
55273Photo #55273Gates on the Ystwyth Trail (NCN 82), the rail-trail from the Cors Caron nature reserve to AberystwythCycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
55272Photo #55272Route signs on the Ystwyth Trail (NCN 82), the rail-trail from the Cors Caron nature reserve to AberystwythRoute sign:
Infrastructure
routesigns
55271Photo #55271Route signs on the Ystwyth Trail (NCN 82), the rail-trail from the Cors Caron nature reserve to AberystwythRoute sign:
Infrastructure
routesigns
55270Photo #55270Cycle parking and pedestrian access to the Cors Caron bogCycle parking:
Infrastructure
cycleparking
55269Photo #55269The missing link - no access to the former railway between Tregaron and the Cors Caron nature reserveGeneral sign/notice:
Problem
signs
55268Photo #55268Unusually ecclesiastical cycle parking by the rail-trail through the Cors Caron nature reserveCycle parking:
Infrastructure
cycleparking
55267Photo #55267Kissing gate at access to the rail-trail through the Cors Caron nature reserveObstruction:
Problem
obstructions
55266Photo #55266Largely hidden by foliage, the turning to the rail-trail through the Cors Caron nature reserveRoute sign:
Problem
routesigns
55265Photo #55265Route signs in Tregaron (with Henry Richard, founder of the Peace Union, predecessor of the League of Nations and the UN).Route sign:
Infrastructure
routesigns
55264Photo #55264Route signs in Llandewi Brefi (home of 'the only gay in the village')Route sign:
Infrastructure
routesigns
55263Photo #55263In Llandewi Brefi (home of 'the only gay in the village') - sign to the wonderful Tyncornel youth hostelRoute sign:
Infrastructure
routesigns
55252Photo #55252Rejoining NCN route 82Route sign:
Infrastructure
routesigns
55251Photo #55251Unsigned, but this is the way from Lampeter east to NCN route 82Route sign:
Infrastructure
routesigns
55250Photo #55250One of the many points where we gave up on the hilly roundabout Sustrans route and just opted for the main road along the valley for a while.Route sign:
Infrastructure
routesigns
55248Photo #55248Sharp turn from the Landysul one-way system to NCN route 82Route sign:
Infrastructure
routesigns
55247Photo #55247Grassy section of NCN route 82Cycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
55245Photo #55245Junction sign on NCN route 82Route sign:
Infrastructure
routesigns
55241Photo #55241There's a clear choice - ride on busy main roads, or push up the hills on the National Cycle NetworkCycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
46726Photo #46726The loneliest NCN sign in Britain? An isolated Route 82 sign, not on Route 82, but at the end of the stunning (rough) track over to the Claerwen Reservoirs and Rhayader.Route sign:
Infrastructure
routesigns
31032Photo #31032Foot bridge in Cardigan - a dropped kerb would be nice.Other:
Problem
general
19966Photo #19966University of Wales, Lampeter - no visible provision for cycling.Other:
Problem
general
19965Photo #19965University of Wales, Lampeter - no visible provision for cycling.Other:
Problem
general
19964Photo #19964Useful cut-through to Sainsbury's in Lampeter - a dropped kerb would help.Cycleway:
Problem
cycleways
19963Photo #19963Sainsbury's, Lampeter - more or less the only cycle parking in town.Cycle parking:
Infrastructure
cycleparking
19962Photo #19962NCN route 82 signs partially obscured by Lampeter town plan.Route sign:
Infrastructure
routesigns
19961Photo #19961NCN route 82 entering Lampeter from the west.Route sign:
Infrastructure
routesigns
19960Photo #19960The Ystwyth Trail (on the former Aberystwyth-Tregaron railway) at Cors Caron National Nature Reserve.Cycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
19959Photo #19959The Ystwyth Trail (on the former Aberystwyth-Tregaron railway) at Cors Caron National Nature Reserve.Cycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
19958Photo #19958Gate to the Ystwyth Trail (on the former Aberystwyth-Tregaron railway) at Cors Caron National Nature Reserve.Cycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
19951Photo #19951End of Cycle Route at the Devil's Bridge terminus of the Vale of Rheidol narrow-gauge steam railway.Route sign:
Infrastructure
routesigns
19950Photo #19950End of Cycle Route at the Devil's Bridge terminus of the Vale of Rheidol narrow-gauge steam railway.Route sign:
Infrastructure
routesigns
19939Photo #19939Very precisely angled route signs in Cardigan.Route sign:
Infrastructure
routesigns
19938Photo #19938Start of riverside cycle route from Cardigan to CilgerranCycleway:
Infrastructure
cycleways
19937Photo #19937Footbridge in Cardigan - a dropped kerb would help....Road environment:
Problem
road

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