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Way of the Roses

Marine Road West, Morecambe LA3 1BS, England
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with the wind at your back

Starting in Morecambe,on a monday,and finishing in Bridlington on a thursday,this was the best four... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Frank M
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Weston-super-Mare, United Kingdom
Great fun

We decided to do the Way of the Roses in two days. We cycled from Morecambe to Bridlington with a... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2017
Dan L
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Starting in Morecambe,on a monday,and finishing in Bridlington on a thursday,this was the best four day cycling holiday i have had for a long time,I was lucky to have the strong winds(20mph+0 PUSHING ME along mostly,the scenery throughout was stunning,the choice of quiet lanes and...More

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Reviewed 18 September 2017

We decided to do the Way of the Roses in two days. We cycled from Morecambe to Bridlington with a stop at Jelly Legs Accommodation (120km) who were great. We decided to get most of the climbing done in the first day, the scenery was...More

3  Thank Dan L
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Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

This is an excellent route with adequate signs. West to East signs are better than East to West, the 'stickers' on the posts can be a difficult spot but the metal direction signs are brilliant. There should be a .gpx file available for people to...More

1  Thank pjrsmith
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Reviewed 4 May 2017

Having done a number of long distance routes in the UK, Italy and Croatia, I rate this as the best route I've cycled. Starting in Morecambe, the Lancashire hills soon rise up from the Lune valley. We stayed at the Yacht Bay View B&B which...More

2  Thank TheEdster
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Reviewed 3 October 2016

Just completed this ride yesterday with a group of 4 other blokes ranging in age from mid thirties to fifty and with varying levels of cycling experience. You need to be reasonably fit to do this ride but one of our group who does other...More

7  Thank pau1beard
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Reviewed 16 July 2016

A wide ability range but a cluster of years - between 5 of us over 300 years. 4 of us completed this lovely scenic route, we had 1 member who sadly left to meet work demands after a couple of days. We travelled West to...More

3  Thank Michael S
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Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

Completed the route in just over 4 leisurely days. Highly recommend this route as it's just so scenic. We stayed in lovely villages and nice B&Bs. The hills were not as hard as we thought they were going to be and I think I might...More

1  Thank David M
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Reviewed 22 June 2016

I cycled from Darlington across the Pennines and met my party at Hornby so missed the first 15 miles out of Morecombe. It was narrow undulating lanes back eastwards through Clapham where you start to come back into the hills. Nice run on minor roads...More

1  Thank Mouse892
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Reviewed 24 August 2015 via mobile

Just recently completed this route twice in the last month. Once in three days, staying in Grassington and Dunnington. The 2nd time was just in two days, staying in Pateley Bridge. What a fantastic route, very well signed posted, and the views, roads and even...More

1  Thank chrismorris52
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Reviewed 14 August 2015

My husband and I completed the ride in 3 days. It is a fabulous route with stunning scenery and well signposted. I would recommend a reasonable level of fitness as there are a few steep climbs during the ride. We actually cycled from our home,...More

1  Thank helendanny
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Tom C
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Response from pau1beard | Reviewed this property |
Hi Tom, Maybe a little late in the day but we took 3 days & overnighted in Pateley Bridge (Lyndale Guest House excellent) and Pocklington. Daily mielages approx. 65m for days 1 & 2 and 40 day 3. If I did it again I'd do the... More
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