Images from here and there may be some Mountain Biking…

MTB – Ride round Snaizeholme and Cam Top

Video of a ride taken from Hawes, up to Burtersett and the Roman Road / Beggermans. Then up and across to Cam Top on the road. Then taking the Bridleway back towards Hawes skirting along the ridge above Snaizeholme, before the rocks and cobbles of the quick but long descent back down to Hawes.

Distance: Approx 13 miles from Hawes
Time: Couple of Hours
A long climb but worth it for the descent and the views

 

Continue reading
Continue reading...

MTB – Hawes Lady Ann Highway Loop reversed

Just ridden the Lady Ann Highway Loop in reverse so that I changed the long hard uphill slog into a great long fast grassy descent from Cotter Top to the road junction. See here for the loop details that I normally do, this has a .gpx of the route etc.

Route Distance: approx 16.5 miles,
1 strenuous climb rest fairly flat.GPX-50
Time: approx 2hours

But here’s a video.

 

Continue reading...

MTB – Carpley Green and the Stake Road

Loop from Hawes east up to Cubeck then along and up the Bridleway past Carpley Green across to the Stake road and down to Semerwater. Then back over the top to Hawes.

Distance: Approx 18 miles
Time: Approx 3 hours
2 Long hard climbs (one very steep but on road) and 2 great descents.

10 minute video of most of the ride from Cubeck to Burtersett.

Route Details

CaperleyGreen-StakeRoad

Map of the route.

From Hawes take the A684 towards Aygarth, after Continue reading

Continue reading...