Route 1005

Awayday – Kirkby Stephen 7th September 2016*

Starting Venue: Kirkby Stephen

Route Length: 44 miles

Climbing: 1100m

Route description: A tour around the Eden Valley visiting Appleby and limestone country. Quiet roads and varied landscape.

Travel time from Harrogate: 1hr 20mins

Car Parking: Parking in Christian Head Car Park (CA17 4QA) -Free Parking.

Toilets/Refreshments at start: Toilets are at Stoneshot in the town centre (800m) – Free. Early morning coffee at Silver Street Sandwich Bar (550m) or if later in several cafés.

Coffee Stop: Appleby (12 miles) . Several cafes (but most open at 10am) . Bogangles (01768 352662), Temptations (01768351923), Eden River Cafe (01768 354119)

Lunch Stop: Orton Scar Café, Orton, CA103RQ (31 miles) Tel: 01539 624421
(Note: This is a top café and great for groups)

Ride Report: 7 Sep 16

*This route was also ridden on 21st June 2023. Ride report here.

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