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 32.8 mile ride along the Old Shap Road, Bretherdale and Borrowdale
Heading down into Bretherdale from the A6, you can see rest of the ride photos which this route is based on at this link.
This route is 32.8 miles long, starting and finishing at Kendal Leisure Centre, there are eight off-road sections, with two cafe stops at the cafe at Morrison Supermarket in Kendal and Tebay West Motor Services. The maps you need for this ride are Ordnance Survey Explorer Map OL7 The English Lakes South-eastern area and Ordnance Survey Explorer Map OL 19 Howgill Fells & Upper Eden Valley. 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