Cycling UK Louth
Date: Thursday 20th July till Saturday 22nd July 2023
Venue: Sandringham Campsite OS Grid Reference TF 68125 27417
Sandringham Camping and Caravanning Club Site, Sandringham Estate, Coach Road, The PE35 6EA
Cost: Car+Tent from £9.50 to £24.50 per person per night
The site has access to many facilities: showers, toilets, washing up points and a shop.
There's no requirement to do anything other than relax and enjoy the facilities and countryside.
The campsite lies directly on Sustran's NCN Route 1 with access to a number of cycle routes.
Historic Castle Rising and Kings Lynn are a short distance away to the south west whilst Sandringham Park and cafes are a short distance to the north east. Further afield to the north and east are the resorts of Hunstanton and Brancaster whilst Nelson's Birthplace of Burnham Thopre is well worth a visit as is Holkham Hall. To the south east lies Castle Acre, situated on the pictuesque River Nar.
Self catering at the campsite, alternatively there's a Wetherspoons in Kings Lynn along with a multitude of bars, cafes and restaurants.
There's also the 'Black Horse Inn' in Castle Rising and the 'Coach and Horses' and 'Feathers Hotel' in Dersingham all within about 3 miles of the campsite. The 'Sandringham Restaurant' is open every day from 09.30 am till 17.30 pm and lies less than 1 mile from the campsite.
There are a number of suggested rides, some which are detailed below:
1. Sandringham to Kings Lynn via Castle Rising
2. Sandringham to Castle Acre (SHORT)
Route Distance 32 miles (52 km). View and Download the suggested route HERE (Ride With GPS)
3. Sandringham to Castle Acre (LONG)
4. Sandringham to Burnham Market SHORT
Route Distance 30 miles (48 km). View and Download the suggested route HERE (Ride With GPS)
5. Sandringham to Burnham Market LONG
Route Distance 35 miles (56 km). View and Download the suggested route HERE (Ride With GPS)
6. Sandringham to Wells-next-the-Sea
Route Distance 43 miles (69 km). View and Download the suggested route HERE (Ride With GPS)
7. Sandringham to Holkham Hall
8. Sandringham to Downham Market
9. Castle Rising to Castle Acre (SHORT)
Route Distance 33 miles (53 km). View and Download the suggested route HERE (Ride With GPS)