Shortlist symbol Add to shortlist button.

Search and Shortlist

Shortlist symbol Add to shortlist button.

Venue Type



Keyword Search


image for Cycle Route item typeRides from the Bike Bus, Windermere to Fell Foot.add to shortlist

Garburn Pass from Windermere Map

Garburn Pass from Windermere Map

Cycle out from Windermere and explore the lanes in this quiet corner to the south east of Lake Windermere. Finish the ride at Fell Foot park on the lake shore and let the Bike Bus bring you back to Windermere.

Route Information

Time/Effort 3 out of 5
Navigation 3 out of 5
Technicality 2 out of 5
OS map Landranger 97 or Explorer OL 7
Refreshments Windermere, Winster,Bowland Bridge, Strawberry bank,Fell Foot

Route Essentials

Cycle Route: Windermere-Winster-Bowland Bridge-Strawberry bank-Fell Foot

Duration: 2-3 hours

Miles: 10

Route Details

From the station turn left through the village centre. Follow the one way system for 500m then follow the cycle route to Ings signs. Take a left turn in to Ellerthwaite road followed by a left into Holly Road, continuing straight on in to Park road before turning to climb up Lickbarrow Road.

Leave Winderemere behind and and enjoy the quiet lanes leading you south towards Winster. Cross the B5284 at the next junction turn left followed immediately by another left turn.

The second turning on the right brings you in to the village of Winster. Take care when crossing the A5074 in Winster.

At a T junction turn Left followed by a right turn sign posted to Bowland Bridge,. At he next junction take a right turn and continue straight on through Bowland Bridge and Strawberry Bank (take care on the steep descent).

You are now heading down towards Fell Foot and a well earned cup of tea before catching the Bus back to Windermere. The Fell Foot bus stop is 80m down the road to the left. To visit Fell Foot park and head down to the lake shore turn right and take your first left.

Like what you see? Follow us