Wigan...It's Your Move!
Get walking, wheeling or cycling in Wigan
Wigan: the greenest urban borough in Britain.
From the natural beauty of Haigh Woodland Park to food, drink and culture at The Old Courts. There’s plenty of things to see and do.
Try out new cycling and walking routes
We’re building the UK's largest active travel network.
1,800 miles of safe, traffic-free cycling and walking routes. More than 2,400 new, safer road crossings. All linking up to public transport so you can get even further.
There’s lots happening in Wigan. We've already delivered:
Cyclops junction and improved cycling and walking links at Saddle Junction
And there's more to come!
It’s time to plan your route. You can leave the hard work to our journey planner.
It’ll work out the best walking, wheeling or cycling route for you.
And link you up with public transport if you want to go further.
Learn to ride or fix your bike
Cheaper than the car, faster than your feet. Cycling’s for everyone.
Whatever you’re looking to learn, we’ve got a course to fit.
Build your confidence. Learn for the first time. Ride together as a family. Mend a puncture or fix your brakes. You don’t even need to own a bike to get started.
Borrow a bike in Wigan
Want to try out a bike for free? It’s as easy as borrowing a book. Just pop down to your local bike library and take one out for a spin.
Get in touch and get exploring:
Leigh Bike Library, Leigh Sports Village, Leigh, WN7. Click here to find out more.
Make your move, together!
Want company? Joining a local walking or cycling group is a fun and friendly way to get active. Explore new places, meet new people and learn new skills.
Get in touch with this Cycle and Stride group in Wigan:
Idaraya Life - Helping anyone who thinks that their physical and mental wellness is a far away ambition.
Boss the school run
Why walk, wheel or cycle to school? Come on, it's much more fun!
And a great, stress-free start to the day:
✔️ Get fit, get happy, enjoy quality time with the kids.
✔️ No need to find parking. Just cruise up to the school gates.
✔️ A traffic-free, reliable route that takes the same time, every time.
✔️ Cleaner air at the school gates.
We’re doing our bit through School Streets, cycle training for students and youth ambassador programmes.
Why not plan your route and give it a trial run?
Looking for more ways to move?
The Big Wigan Walk: 27th May - 4 June 2023. There will be a host of free events across the whole borough. As well as Bee Network routes, there’s loads of local green space to explore. Click here to find out more.