The Lake District is home to some of the most amazing mountain scenery in the UK, and as such is a fantastic location for cycling. Cycle Tours in and around the Lake District is an ideal companion for this, with 20 routes ranging from 24-35 miles in length in South Lakeland and the Eden Valley.
This spiral-bound guide uses 1:50 000 scale OS Landranger mapping and includes juction by junction route instructions, as well as detailed information on distance, difficulty, gradient profile and refreshments along the way. There are even the phone numbers of Pubs and Cafes to check opening hours!
Detailed maps show how the routes can be shortened or even linked together to make a longer day out. The rides are designed to make use of quieter roads and are divided into three main areas including Cockermouth and Keswick , Bassenthwaite Lake, the upper Eden Valley and the Lune Valley