Tag: England

Peak District Classic

A 17-mile mountain bike circuit around the Derwent and Ladybower reservoirs. Distance: 17.00 miles Time: 3.00 hours Grade: Medium * Activity: Cycling OS Map: OL1 (right-click the Download button to save the GPX).   *Disclaimer: The information on this page is intended only as a guide to the route. You should always take the relevant map and […]

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The Roaches and Hen Cloud

This is a circular walk of about 7.5 miles to the Roaches and Hen Cloud from the car park at Tittesworth Reservoir. Distance: 7.50 miles Time: 4.00 hours Grade: Medium * Activity: Walking OS Map: OL24 (right-click the Download button to save the GPX). You can view route reports (when available) here: Route Reports for The Roaches. […]

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Cheshire Cycleway (Short)

This is the shortcut version of the Cheshire Cycleway route (National Cycle Network route 70), starting and ending in Chester. Distance: 156.00 miles Time: 10.00 hours Grade: Hard * Activity: Cycling OS Map: (right-click the Download button to save the GPX).   *Disclaimer: The information on this page is intended only as a guide to the […]

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Wat’s Dyke Way

This is a linear walk of 61 miles from Llanymynech in Shropshire to Holywell in Flintshire along the Wat’s Dyke Way. Distance: 61.00 miles Time: 32.00 hours Grade: Hard * Activity: Walking OS Map: (right-click the Download button to save the GPX). You can view route reports (when available) here: Route Reports for Wat’s Dyke […]

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View back to Wet Sleddale

Route Report – Wet Sleddale – 2017-03-07

Description: A 3-mile out-and-back walk at Wet Sleddale reservoir, visiting Sleddale Hall (which featured in the film ‘Withnail and I‘). Parking Information: Small, free car park at the south-east corner of the reservoir. View the map and download the GPX of this route. The sole purpose of this walk was […]

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Ullswater west

Route Report – Gowbarrow Fell via Aira Force – 2017-03-06

Description: A 4.5-mile circular walk taking in the summit of Gowbarrow Fell, via Aira Force waterfall. Parking Information: National Trust car park just off the A592 – £5 for 2 hours, £7 for 4 hours. View the map and download the GPX of this route. I was look for a […]

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Knipe Signpost

Route Report – Scarside (Bampton and Knipe) – 2017-03-04

Description: A 5 mile circular walk around Bampton and Knipe. View the map and download the GPX of this route. I was staying in the small village of Bampton and wanted to follow the river Lowther path towards Knipe.  The main reason for this route however, was to also include […]

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View over Haweswater

Route Report – The Forces (Haweswater) – 2017-03-03

Description: A 3.5 mile, out-and-back walk along the north shore of Haweswater. Parking Information: Small free car park in the village of Burnbanks. View the map and download the GPX of this route.   Beginning in the tiny village of Burnbanks, this is an easy to navigate walk along the […]

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