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Photo listing: obstructions (infrastructure)

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This listing only shows photos within Truro.
Go to the national CycleStreets photo listings for photos beyond.

Barrier and modal filter to avoid it.

Path above Carbis Bay station - cycleable according to OpenCycleMap, but it starts with a flight of steps.

Concrete bollards preventing vehicular access from Trebartha Road into Trelander.

Barriers on new link from Helston Business Park

Barriers on 'cycleway' to Forth Gwedhen, Helston

Barriers on cut-through to Trenethick Park, Helston

Dropped kerb and barriers on the cut-through to Gwealdues Green, Helston

Barriers on Winns Row, Helston

Future link to the Gwealdues estate, Helston

Missing link between the shared-use path (NCN route 3) from Marazion to Penzance and teh dead-end path past the Coastwatch station.

A nice little cut-through in St Ives - except for the parked cars.

The only gate on the new bridleway onto the National Trust's Penrose Estate

Flooded track on Lizard Down

Steps on the link to the closed road past Penair School, Truro

Steps towards the closed road past Penair School, Truro

Roundabout and steps in the housing estate near Penair School, Truro

Steps from the closed road past Penair School, Truro

The only real obstacle on the bridleway around the east side of RNAS Culdrose

Bridleway around the east side of RNAS Culdrose - not easy to cycle here.

Shown on OpenCycleMap as a cycle route east of the Chacewater car park

Shown on OpenCycleMap as a cycle route east of the Chacewater car park

Obstructions on NCN route 32 in Truro - the route through the car park to the left of Truro Methodist Church is more direct anyway.

This is signposted as a cycle route to Truro station

Gate (just visible) on the bridleway between Perranwell and Frogpool

Gate on the bridleway between Frogpool and Perranwell

Tough choice - granite stile on the footbridge, or a muddy ford (not a problem, in fact)

Closure of the coast path from Loe Bar to Porthleven.

Muddy link to the cycle route under the A30

Western end of bridleway on former mineral tramway to Gwithian

The dead-end road is narrowed to a single lane here, so there's no need for Cyclists Dismount signs and barriers - open it up and give cyclists priority!

Not the most cycle-friendly link on this housing development on the edge of Truro.

OCM/OSM show this as a road - but bikes can get past.

Road closed with very restrictive barriers when motor traffic was diverted to a new development - pretty pointless, and I can't see anyone using it.

Steps to Green Lane, Portreath

A tempting quiet lane to Portreath harbour, but there are a few steps at the far end.

Three steps on this potential cut-through in Porthleven

Pointless barriers on this link to new housing

Not much room for the bus stop and the shared-use route opposite the Royal Cornwall Hospital

Footpath to the A390 - no problem, there's a proper cycleway behind the camera

To change platforms at Truro (eg to go from Falmouth to Plymouth or London) cyclists are told to go out through the barrier, across the level crossing and back through another barrier (their tickets won't work so they'll have to use the … [more]

Steps on the direct route down to the centre of Fowey

Steps on the direct route down to the centre of Fowey

Barriers on cut-through in Polruan

Obstacles to cycling in Falmouth

Obstacles to cycling in Falmouth

Steps between Church Avenue, Fowey (a handy traffic-free route) and Lostwithiel St.

Barriers on cut-through in Newquay

Link needed from the Portreath Branchline Trail to this side of the new Kerrier Way

Dropped kerb needed here for access to the Heartlands visitor attraction, Camborne

Barriers and crossing on potentially useful route to central Penzance

Barriers and crossing on potentially useful route to central Penzance

Site of the Mexico crossing to the coastal cycle route - closed by Network Rail due to deaths, but the Long Rock level crossing is close.

Barriers on route to Priory Park, Bodmin

Pointless obstacles

Better access through this park to Humphrey Davy School would be helpful.

Stepped bridge to the coastal route east of Penzance.

Cycle-hostile entry to Tesco supermarket, Penzance

No need for steps blocking this link

A cattle grid across the road. A journey on an open top double decker bus from Sennen Cove to St. Ives.

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