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Bridleway to Kentmere Hall

Bridleway to Kentmere Hall




    Mountain Biking Route




    This tour takes in both sides of the Kentmere valley and makes a detour to the top of Stile End Pass to overlook Longsleddale. Although not strictly within the boundary of Kentmere, this detour gives access to the high and secluded moorland of the Green Quarter and provides an excellent descent past Skeggles Water and then along Hall Lane.

    Cycle Route: Staveley - Kentmere - Staveley

    Duration: 3 - 4 hours

    Miles: 12

    Detailed route information
    Time/Effort 3 out of 5
    Navigation 4 out of 5
    Technicality 4 out of 5
    OS map OS Landranger 90 & 97, OS Outdoor Leisure 7
    Toilets Staveley
    Refreshments Staveley


    By Train: Staveley is served by regular trains from both Kendal and Windermere stations.
    By Bus: Staveley is on the regular 555/554 bus route which extends as far as Lancaster or Keswick. Some services of the 800 Bike Bus also call at Staveley. For more information visit
    By Car: J36 of the M6. Follow the A590 then A591 signposted Windermere. Staveley is signed from the A591 before Ings.

    Accessible by Public Transport: 0 miles from Staveley station