What Is Green Laning | Greenlaning | Green Roads?

What Is Green Laning | Greenlaning | Green Roads? 1

Greenlaning or green laning is an outdoor pursuit of driving along the network of public byways that run the length and breadth of the country.  The greenlanes are typically unsurfaced and only suitable for “off-road” vehicles. The byways are often overgrown which is why they are known as “Green lanes”. Green lane or green road … Read more

Nant y Moch, Ceredigion Temporary TRO Lifted SN7186-01

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The temporary TRO that had been placed on U1056 at Nant y Moch, Ceredigion has now been lifted. The complete loop, highlighted, is is now open to all traffic again. All repairs work is now complete.  Repairs were made to the road due to deterioration caused by water ingress over the last few wet winters. … Read more

Wetton Hill Byway Staffordshire Proposed TRO – Help Fight It!

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Popular byway ‘Wetton Hill’ is under threat of permanent closure to all mechanical vehicles by the Peak District National Park Authority, help fight the full time TRO! Wetton Hill is a popular 1.4 km route along the Manifold Valley. The route does suffer from waterlogging during the winter months, however it is sustainable during the … Read more

How To Plot A Route For Greenlaning The Easy Way

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How to plot a route for greenlaning? It’s the most frequently asked question by newbies when they first discover the joys of traversing BOAT’s (Byways Open To All Traffic). Greenlaning has grown in popularity over the past few years, more and more people are taking up the activity but it’s getting a bad rep by … Read more

Happy Valley Voluntary Restraint Being Ignored By 4×4 drivers

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Off road vehicles are still being driven on parts of Snowdonia despite there being a voluntary restraint on the byway known locally as Happy Valley. The voluntary restraint on Happy Valley byway in Wales would run until April according to a tweet by GLASS. Stakeholder members requested the ongoing voluntary restraint on Happy Valley, the … Read more

What is Greenlaning and How To Do It Safely and legally

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There are a set of guidelines which explain what greenlaning is and how to do it safely and legally. The Ministry of Defense (MOD) have released a set of guidelines to ensure 4×4 motorists drive responsibly on the UK’s largest military training area, Salisbury Plain. These guidelines can be applied to greenlaning in any areas, … Read more

Lake District ‘Mountain Road’ Byway Planned Maintenance 2018

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A temporary closure (TRO) will be placed on the green lane known as ‘Mountain Road’ which is one of the Lake District’s most popular rights of way. The byway will be closed to all four-wheeled vehicles during the planed repairs which are expected to last for the next couple of months at least The TRO … Read more

Cornwall Charity Land Rover Tour 18th-27th August 2018

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Cornwall Charity Land Rover Tour hosted by Land Rover Charity events and charity Mania 4×4 will take place from the 18th to the 27th of August 2018. Meet at 10am leave at 11am Everyone will be given a clue sheet for the route you choose Routes are A all road and B all road and … Read more

Temporary TRO Placed On Ceredigion Byway U1056

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GLASS Green Lane Association has advised that a temporary TRO has been placed on U1056 at Nant y Moch, Ceredigion. The complete loop, highlighted, is closed. Signage has been placed w/c 27 Nov 2017, with a view to a full survey and plan of works for the Spring. Apparently Highways have had numerous reports from … Read more