Old railway, Canals & intimate rivers, Nature & small heritage
12,77 Km
51 min
I begin / Family
A greenway allows you to leave the pretty old hilltop town of Mûr-de-Bretagne with ease. You enter a landscape of traditional fields divided by hedgerows. Saint-Caradec, a village at the crossroads with Voie 8 (Route 8) and the Rigole d’Hilvern Channel towpath track, offers a deeply rural stop on this short stage.
102 m 86 m

Waytypes of the stage

Cycle path: 11,62 km By road: 1,15 km

The route

As you leave Mûr-de-Bretagne, make sure you follow the signs for  the ‘Chemin du Petit Train’. Note that the signage showing a white arrow on a green background simply indicates a local cycling circuit. The route is well surfaced and completely separate from motorized traffic. The way is extremely straight in parts. It slopes slightly as it runs parallel to the N 164 road.

Take care: on two occasions you need to cross the busy N 164 road. Note too that the surface on this stage often consists of compacted sand.


Tibus Line N°4 Carhaix <> Loudéac, offering the possibility of putting your bike in the hold, but only outside of rush hour. For further information, contact CFTA Carhaix - VEOLIA Transport. Tél : 02 98 99 12 18.

Travellers’ reviews

on Mûr-de-Bretagne / St-Caradec
Ratings from internet users (0) 0,0
Options & keys
Cycle path
By road
Mountain bike itinerary
Provisional itinerary
European route (EuroVelo)
National, regional or local route
Cycling circuit
Mountainbike route