OverviewClassic English Lakes Ride, best in summer or freezing conditions.
Trail Description There are many ways to ride this classic. This route is from Glenridding on road to Pooley Bridge.Follow the track SE of Pooley Bridge meeting the Roman Road (Bridleway shown on OS Landranger 90) over Loadpot Hill, High Raise and on to Kidsty Pike, then sharp right to the north of Hayeswater back down to Hartsop and finally on road back to Glenridding.
Getting ThereOS Landranger 90 Glenridding Car Park NY387 169
From M6 Junction 40 Penrith, Take A66 towards Keswick, then left on A592n past Ullswater to Glenridding.
Other maps, OS Outdoor Leisure 5 The English Lakes, NE Area
Harvey, Lake district available from BMC and local shops
When to BikeAll year but can be very wet in places. Go for dry or very cold.