Part of the ‘Where’s the Brew Stop? The off-road cycle touring website’
The site about off-road cycle touring routes, Cyclist’s Cafes, Local off-road Cycling Group events and Good Photos.
A 58 mile ride to Borrowdale (near Shap)
A view of wild flower meadow in Borrowdale, you can see rest of the ride photos which this route is based on at this link.
The route is 58 miles long, starting and finishing at Carnforth Railway Station, there eight off-road sections of various lenghts, there two cafe stops at the Refreshment Room on Carnforth Railway Station and El Dorado Snack Bar in Kendal. The maps you will need on this route is Ordnance Survey OL7 The English Lakes South-eastern area, Ordnance Survey OL19 Howgill Fells & Upper Eden Valley and Ordnance Survey OL2 Yorkshire Dales Southern & Western areas.You can click here to download the route in Tracklogs Format or click here to download the route in GPS Exchange Format or click here to download the route in Memory Map Navigator Overlay Format or click here to download the route which suitable for use with Quo Mapping Software