Windermere Lake Shore
An easy mountain bike ride from Harrow Slack to Wray Castle on traffic free bridleway paths, with views across Lake Windermere.
Distance: 6.9 miles (11.2km).
Nearest Town: Ambleside (or Windermere via ferry).
Start Location: Harrow Slack car park, Far Sawrey.
Directions to Start (by car): From Ambleside, head out on the A593 toward Coniston and Hawkshead. At Clappersgate turn left onto the B5286 towards Hawkshead. At Hawkshead you will come to a T-junction, turn left towards Sawrey and Windermere. After Far Sawrey the road descends at 10%. Take the left turn to Harrow Slack and the Lake Shore car park just before joining the queue for the ferry across to Windermere.
Windermere Ferry, Harrowslack, Wray Castle
ContactCumbria Tourist Board
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VenueWindermere Lake Shore