Images from here and there may be some Mountain Biking…

MTB – above Burtersett in the first Snow of the Year

First time the weather’s been good enough to enjoy a ride today, although the ride up the road above Burtersett to the Roman Road Bridleway way spent on the verges as the road was sheet ice for a quarter mile. Still brilliant to get out and away from the last several weeks wild winds and rain. Mind you it felt like -10 with the windchill on the top.

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MTB – Past Snaizeholme towards Ribblehead

Video of a XC loop route from Hawes, past Snaizeholme and Cam towards Ribblehead.

Distance: Approx 20 miles
Time: Approx 2.5 hours
Starts with a long climb on sometimes rocky track, may need some bike carrying. Followed by a fantastic descent on a resurfaced Bridleway.

10 minute video of most of the route.

Loop takes you from Hawes along the B6255 taking the bridleway at the top of the hill, where the road bends after about half a mile. What Continue reading

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MTB – Video Short XC Loop – Hawes/Roman Road/Burtersett

Video of a short route that I do from Hawes to Burtesett and up the Roman Road and back.

Distance: approx 9 miles
Time: Approx 1 hour.

Up through Burtersett to the Roman Road, climb up the bridleway and at the top second gate, take the signposted bridleway and ride back around the front of the fell before a great descent back down to Burtersett.

GoPro camera mounted on handlebars, hopefully get a different mount soon for some different perspective.

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