Coniston Circuit


22 October 2017

You are guided along a delightful lake shore cycleway with Coniston Old Man towering above as you travel down the western side of the lake. After a section of main road the ride crosses to the quiet east side of Coniston past Brantwood, John Ruskin's home to complete a circuit of the lake. Bike hire is available from the Boating Centre, Tel 015394 41366. The ride is hosted by British Cycling in partnership with the Lake District National Park and a Ranger will explain more about the National Park's bid to gain World Heritage status.

Start: Coniston Boating centre, Lake Rd, Coniston, LA21 8EW at 11.00am

Price: Free

Length: 14 miles

Duration: 3 hours

Grade: Steady

What to bring

  • A mountain or hybrid bike in safe, working order.
  • Warm and waterproof items of clothing, gloves and flat shoes (trainers or cycling shoe
  • Something to eat and drink
  • Sunscreen
  • Small ruck sack or panniers to carry your equipment
  • Helmets are required for under 16’s and are recommended for adults

Thank you for choosing an activity with us. Our guided walks, guided bike rides and navigation sessions are delivered by dedicated and committed volunteers who are passionate about the Lake District National Park.

All money raised goes directly towards training and supporting our passionate volunteer guides to help more people discover this spectacular landscape.

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