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FlyUp Downhill @ Cannop Cycle Centre,
Coleford, Gloucestershire, GL16 7EH
BY CAR – if using Sat Nav Post code is GL16 7EH – Please follow the directions below once you reach the Forest of Dean as the postcode has been known to take people into the centre of Coleford!
From the NORTH
From the M5 JUNCTION 11 head towards Gloucester onto the A40.
Take 3rd exit from the next roundabout and continue on the A40
Next 2 roundabout’s go straight over.
3rd roundabout take 1st exit on to the A48. Go through Westbury on Severn. You will go under a bridge and shortly after t his take a right hand turn by the petrol station on to Elton Road A4151.
Continue on the A4151 through Little Dean. You will soon come to a sharp bend, take the exit on to the B4226 onto St Whites Road. Continue on the B4226 until next major crossroads.
At the crossroads take a right onto the B4234 New Road. The cycle centre where you will find Flyup is approx a mile on the left.
From the SOUTH
If coming on the M4 take Junction 21 onto the M48 and then follow instructions below.
From the M5 take Junction 15 onto the M4 then take Junction 21 on to the M48.
On the M48 take Junction 2. Take the right turn on to the A466 Wye Valley Link Road.
At the next roundabout take the 3rd exit on to Newport Road A48 towards Chepstow/Lydney. Keep on the A48 until you pass the village of Aylburton, at the next roundabout take the 1st exit onto the High Street. Carry on this road and take the 7th turning on the left onto Forest Road B4234.
Continue on the B4234 until you reach a ‘T’ junction and then take a right. Then take the next left (signposted ‘cycle centre’) Carry on until you reach a major crossroads which you continue over and the cycle centre where Flyup is based will be on the left.
The nearest train station is Lydney which is approx 6 miles away.
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