Cycling the Way of the Roses
Guidebook detailing the iconic Way of the Roses across Lancashire and Yorkshire, from Morecambe to Bridlington. A 170 mile coast to coast across the north of England split into 3 days, with alternative 4 and 5 day itineraries included. Maps and route profiles are provided for each stage.
A challenge within the reach of cyclists of all abilities and a satisfying traverse across country, the Way of the Roses takes in idyllic villages, castles, cathedrals, abbeys and prehistoric sites, along with stunning natural features such as the Three Peaks, Brimham Rocks and Flamborough Head.
Following scenic country lanes, minor roads and traffic-free cycle paths. The guide also includes six excellent day rides, located in the vicinity of the main route. You will find helpful advice on preparation, equipment and accommodation to ensure an enjoyable cycle.
Scale: 1:100K mapping
Author: Rachel Crolla