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UK - Lake District - Ullswater - Guided Mountain Bike Weekend

Holiday Highlights

  • Fun singletrack perfect for everyone to enjoy
  • Fantastic views across Ullswater to the majestic Helvellyn
  • Rock gardens, great descents and a riverside lunch
  • Biking along an old Roman road
  • Historic stone circles as route markers
  • Admire the imposing ruins of Lowther Castle

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Day Description Distance Ascent Meals
1 Friday Evening - Arrival Non Cycling Day    
2 Saturday Ride: Howtown - Ullswater 31 Miles / 50 Kms Approx. 850 Metres B L  
3 Sunday Ride: Lowther Estate - Barton Fell 25 Miles / 40 Kms Approx. 850 Metres B L  

Key: B - Breakfast, L - Lunch, D - Dinner

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Holiday Information

A wonderful mountain bike holiday in the UK. You’ll ride over rocky tracks, take on steep descents, rewarding ascents, exciting stream crossings and singletrack traverses, all within the capabilities of those with limited experience of off-road riding or for those just wanting a great weekend! Riding from our accommodation in Penrith, we take in the beauty of the Northern parts of the Lake District, passing castles and travelling through open fells. With stunning views of Blencathra and her neighbouring mountains, we sample a wide variety of off-road riding, all at a manageable level. This area is in the backyard of many of our guides and they will enjoy showing you around some of their favourite trails.
If you’ve found out how much fun you can have on a mountain bike on your local trails, then it’s time you headed to the ‘real’ outdoors and join us in a different part of the UK!
These fun weekends, are all fully guided by MIAS qualified biking guides and fully supported with a vehicle and driver too. With hearty breakfasts and lush lunches the order of the day, all you need to decide is what to have as your evening meal and which local ale you’ll be sampling.
And of course, if our dates don't fit, we can put on your own special weekend if there are a group of you!

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Holiday Summary

Duration:
3 days
Prices From:
£295

Optional

Bike Hire:
£60.00
Bike Hire:
£60.00
Single Room:
£80.00
Single Room:
£80.00
Sustrans Donation:
£1.00
Sustrans Donation:
£1.00
Sustrans Donation:
£5.00
Sustrans Donation:
£5.00
Sustrans Donation:
£10.00
Sustrans Donation:
£10.00
Sustrans Donation:
£20.00
Sustrans Donation:
£20.00
Insurance - UK 3 Day:
£14.00
Insurance - UK 3 Day:
£14.00

Holiday Details

2 days mountain biking

Fully guided & vehicle support

Bike hire available

2 nights B&B – twin share basis

Breakfast & picnic lunch provided

Snacks & hot/cold drinks provided

Free train station collection

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