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Lancashire Road Routes

Lancashire offers a wealth of road routes

This is the land of esoteric pleasures, with lonely passes you may never have heard of – Bowland Knotts, Cross of Greet and the deep, dark Trough. Compared with the famous beauty spots of Cumbria and Yorkshire, you’ll find these places refreshingly quiet.

There are big, beefy climbs if you want to get your lungs going. There are quiet lanes lined with stone walls and sweet cicely. There are expansive moors gleaming purple with heather. And there are Cinemascope views out across the coastal plain to the distant peaks of Snowdonia, the Isle of Man and Cumbria.

Lancashire has a wealth of history along its lanes, all just waiting for you, your family and friends to explore. All you need is a bike.



Easy Routes Moderate Routes Hard Routes

Whitendale (farm road)

Lune Estuary (old railway)

Kellet to Kirkby

Preston Guild Wheel (External Link)

The Silverdale Riviera 

Wray to Ingleton

Conder Valley





Trough Loop

Harrisend Fell

Long Causeway

Jubilee Tower

To Southport

Longridge to Pendle

Waddington Fell Road

Loud Valley

To Blackpool

Slaidburn Loop




Fylde Coast


Cross of Greet Loop

Kendal to Blackpool

Roses Loop

Lancashire Cycleway (External Link)

and if they're too easy, try

The Bowland Badass (External Link)

 OS Map Bowland Badass

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