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Coast to Coast Cycle – August

Thu 8th Aug 2019
2 Duke St, Whitehaven CA28 7EW, UK
Bike 140mi

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The Coast to Coast Cycle is a classic journey spanning the width of the United Kingdom. Over four days youll cycle 140 miles through the challenging yet scenic countryside of Northern England. This is a fantastic trip that starts in Whitehaven on the West Coast of England and ends in Tynemouth on the East Coast. Our Coast to Coast Cycle is a fully supported trip so you can fully concentrate on the cycling and the beautiful scenery whilst being guided by knowledgeable, supportive and experienced leaders.

Highlights

Pedalling through the majestic lakes and valleys of the Lake District National Park

Exploring the bustling market town of Keswick

The rolling hills of the North Pennines

Climbing the iconic Hartside Pass for a coffee at the top

Finishing in the bright lights of Newcastle

Distances in this event

  1. 136 Miles

    Bike 140mi
    Thu 8th Aug 2019
    £425
    Tickets available
What’s Included
– Cycle Leader(s)
– Support Driver/Bicycle Mechanic(s)
– 3 x night’s hotel/B&B accommodation
– 3 x breakfasts
– All luggage transported during your trip
– Transfer to station at the end of the trip
– GPX files of the route (if requested)
Course Details

Our fully supported route takes in long, steep climbs over some of the highest passes in the Lake District and some equally impressive descents that will really blow the cobwebs away. We will pass woodland and pine forests, lakes, streams and moorland quilted with purple heather.

FAQs
How do I travel to Whitehaven?
There are regular trains to Whitehaven from Carlisle. Further information about how to get to and from this trip will be issued upon booking.


How do I get back from Newcastle?
At the end of the trip you will be transferred with your luggage and bicycle to Newcastle train station where there are numerous connections throughout the UK.


Is the route hilly?
You will be cycling through two main ranges, the Lake District and the Pennines. These sections are particularly hilly, but with a bit of training it is achievable by most riders.
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