The European Cycle Route Network, EuroVelo

Lumsdon, Leslie Malcolm, Weston, Richard orcid iconORCID: 0000-0003-2411-6019, Davies, Nicholas James orcid iconORCID: 0000-0002-9889-1205, Mcgrath, Peter, Peeters, Paul, Eijgelaar, Eke and Piket, Peter (2009) The European Cycle Route Network, EuroVelo. Technical Report. European Parliament, Brussels.

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This study evaluates the challenges and opportunities of developing a cycle tourism network across Europe. It focuses on EuroVelo, a network of 12 long-distance routes managed by the European Cyclists’ Federation, which is being developed in different countries by a wide range of partners. The study reviews the market for cycle tourism in Europe and presents a EuroVelo demand modal. It reviews the carriage of cycles on trains. Finally, it evaluates the potential of the Iron Curtain Trail.

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