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Photo listing : obstructions (infrastructure)

The most recent photos are listed first. See also photomap view.

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

Opening gate at entrance to Moredun Wood, Ellen's Glen and the Burdiehouse Burn Valley Park, which leads to a woodland trail that is useable on a bike, but you wouldn't come through here on the way back from the supermarket!

Gate with gap on former railway line, approaching toucan crossing across Duddingston Road West

Gate at entrance into school grounds from Ravelston Woods. It was open when I arrived.

The railway now forces riders on to Standingstane Road (down to left, immediate foreground). It is possible to avoid it using this pretty but unsurfaced path. It brings you to some steps with a wheeling trough (see nearby photo).

The railway now forces riders on to Standingstane Road. It is possible to avoid it using these steps. Note the facility for wheeling the bike up on the left

Barriers to cycling on the otherwise good new cycleway alongside the Edinburgh Tram route through Sighthill. Electrical boxes placed in the middle of the cycle part of the shared use footway, and barriers hemming you in at the toucan crossi ... [more]

Why? There has been a cycle path here for about 20 years, but for no apparent reason this bollard has suddenly appeared on it. It is a hazard to people turning left off the road onto the path as it is hidden by the old police box (now pa ... [more]

Poor quality access onto this cycle route. A cycle tour of Edinburgh at the CycleNation / CTC conference, November 2010.

A cycle tour of Edinburgh at the CycleNation / CTC conference, November 2010.

Closed for tram works - closed for longer at Russell Road http://tinyurl.com/3adfrvj

Blackford Hill paths - more suitable for walkers than cyclists.

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