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Cycle Route

Edge of Lakeland

Edge of Lakeland


Cycle your way steadily westwards, marvelling at the increasingly dramatic views of high Lakeland fells which rise up steeply behind the villages of Mosedale and Mungrisdale. This is ‘connoisseurs Cumbria’: remote, rugged and breathtakingly beautiful. You’ll be on the popular Sea to Sea (C2C) Cycle Route for much of the time.

Start/finish: Sandgate Car Park

Grade: Long·Moderate, all on-road except stony track between edge of town and Newton Rigg campus

Cycle Route: Sandgate, Penrith, Greystoke, Mungrisdale, Newton Reigny, Skelton

Miles: 31

Time/Effort 2 out of 5
Toilets Penrith only
Refreshments Cafés: Greystoke (Friday, Saturday & 2nd Sunday each month) Pubs: Greystoke, Mungrisdale, Newton Reigny, Skelton, Shops: Greystoke, Skelton


Cumbria Tourist Board

01539 822222


CA11 7TP



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Map reference: NY 516303  Lat: 54.66558 Long: -2.75103

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