The Coast to Coast Cycle Route : Whitehaven or Workington to Tynemouth or Sunderland

The Coast to Coast Cycle Route : Whitehaven or Workington to Tynemouth or Sunderland

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Carl McKeating

Category: Travel Guides British Isles

Format: Paperback / softback

Publication date: 3/16/23

Publisher: Cicerone Press

ISBN 13: 9780198810506

Total Pages: 128 pages

Weight: 154

Dimensions: 118 x 172 x 9

This guidebook details the 137 mile sea-to-sea / C2C cycle route. This much loved short cycle tour across northern England takes you from Whitehaven or Workington on the west coast to Tynemouth or Sunderland on the east across 3 days. The ride is suitable for all bike types (including e-bikes) with detailed on and off road alternatives routes given. The guide contains easy-to-use route descriptions accompanied by 1:100,000 maps and useful gradient profiles. Facilities are given for each stage of the ride and a useful accommodation guide is included in the appendices. The ride weaves through the Lake District National Park, northern Pennines and County Durham, providing a balance of challenge and reward as you climb through the mountain passes of Whinlatter, Hartside Top and Black Hill. This cycle tour is a 'must have' on on any cycle tourers ticklist.