Route 9 - Newport
Utilising the Sandown Cycleway between Newport and Merstone the first part of this trail is off road, at Merstone it turns further inland and passes close to the villages of Rookley and Gatcombe on mainly quiet roads.
Distance: 16KM / 10 Miles
The basic map is provided courtesy of IWCC and www.islandbreaks.co.uk
The advanced map and further options are available via www.mapmyride.com who are able to give you a fully interactive map that you can manipulate between street and satellite views. It also gives you the option to see an elevation of the route you are planning on using.
The map my ride application is also available for iphone and BlackBerry users to keep you on the correct path even whilst your'e out cycling.