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MTB – Hawes to Castle Bolton and Crackpot

Took a long ride taking in Upper Wensleydale and a small part of Swaledale today.

Distance: 28 miles
Time: 4.0 Hours
Mainly off road, some tough climbs made up for by a couple of great descents.

Starting from Hawes I took the main road to Bainbridge and then across the valley to Askrigg, through the village and up to Nappa, the turn is signposted Napp Scar and climb the No-Through Road up towards the house at the top, where it Continue reading

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MTB – Swaledale Keld and Muker Loop.

Just done a short route in Swaledale that I hadn`t tried in a while.

Distance: Approx 10 miles
Time: About 1.5 hoursGPX-50
Some very steep climbs both on and off road and a Great long Descent.

Map Keld Muker Loop1Just a short 10 miles or so, starting from Keld and taking the Bridleway to Muker, starts with a long steep climb but the views are great and its pretty flat across the top of the hill, before a fantastic descent down into the Continue reading

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