Category Archives: Cycle Paths

Whinlatter pass from Lorton

Whinlatter pass Start and finish: Keswick. Distance :26.5 miles. Elevation: 1726 feet. Coffee Stop: Allerdean Court Hotel Leaving Keswick and joining the Bassenthwaite road on a sunny May morning, a slight breeze blowing the wild flowers, leading the way all … Continue reading

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Dunmail Raise cycle path

Grasmere via Dunmail Raise from Castlerigg Stone circle Distance 28 miles Height gain 2598 A stunning beautiful ride on a Bluebird day. Heading down to St John in the valley, a lovely meander beside Glendamakin beck with Spring Lambs bouncing … Continue reading

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Lac Annecy cycle ride

  Lac Annecy 24 miles circuit. Cycling clockwise and you have the lake on your right. It makes life easy when you want to stop and admire the view or sit with the water lapping at your feet. Which you … Continue reading

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Lac Annecy

Lac Annecy … 24 miles round Start .. Veyrier du lac Clockwise round the lake An easy uphill few miles from Veyrier du lac passing pretty lakeside chalets with fragrant gardens full of honeysuckle and Jasmine, through the small town … Continue reading

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Col de Tamie

Col du Tamie… 907 metres Start… Veyrier du Lac round trip 40 miles Height gain 680 metres A beautiful if at times busy stretch of road alongside Lac Annecy passing through the pretty port of Talloires. We whizz by sunbathers … Continue reading

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York To Selby

York to Selby 30 miles round trip Cycling  along the old disused  railway, with the river  Ouse coming  into view and crossing over  beautiful bridges. Fields  full of yellow  jersey  rape with smells of springtime foliage and bluebells. Promises of … Continue reading

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