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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

 

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MTB Loop from Hawes around by Horton in Ribblesdale

Video of a Route I took this week from Hawes, over to Oughtershaw via the Cam High Road, through Greenfield to Horton in Ribblesdale (great descent to the village). Then back up to Cam End and the Cam High Road before descending back to Hawes down the front of Yorburgh another great descent.

Distance: 32 miles
Time: 4.5 HoursGPX-50(1)
Difficult – some tough climbs and a couple of great descents


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MTB – Hawes – Newby Head Loop

Route Distance: Approx 18 miles
Rating: Medium with Long Climbs and 2 long descentsGPX-50(1)
Time: 2.15 Hours

This Route is an 18 mile loop from Hawes that starts on the Road to Burtersett and climbs up to the Roman Road Bridleway. Turning right on to the Bridleway there is a long climb of about 2 miles to the top of the fell. Then at the top theres a gentle descent to the Cam Road or Beggermans, the route follows the 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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MTB – Video riding down the Roman Road

Just got access to a GoPro Hero 3 Camera, so I thought I`d take it down one of the routes that I do quite often. The ride is above Hawes/Burtersett on the Roman Road Bridleway. It starts off with a bit of the final climb and then goes onto riding back down the track towards the road from Burtersett.

Mounted to the Handlebars of my Mountain Bike.

 

 

 

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