by Kathy Rogers
Big Rides: Great Britain & Ireland is an inspirational guide to the most iconic, epic and popular long-distance cycle trails in England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland and Ireland, including two excursions from mainland Britain to Northern France.
The twenty-five featured routes showcase the best of Britain on two wheels. For those who prefer to pedal on-road, the routes take you along the historic Way of the Roses trail through Lancaster and York, as well as across Scotlandís Atlantic perimeter on the Hebridean Way. The trails head off-road to Northern Englandís hills on the Coast to Coast (C2C) and past iconic monuments in Southern England on King Alfredís Way. Mountain bike enthusiasts will find plenty to challenge them in the Sarn Helen and through the Scottish Highlands on the renowned Highland Trail 550. The routes then head offshore, to Irelandís coast on the Wild Atlantic Way and from Devon and Dorsetís Jurassic Coast to Normandyís alabaster cliffs on the Tour de Manche.
Vertebrate Publishingís Big Rides books are designed to inspire big adventures. Rather than being carried along the route, this guide provides everything you need to plan and explore further, including a general overview of the trails, specific technical information, overview mapping, key information and stunning photography. As well as this, each route specifies approximate timings which allows for you to plan your adventure at your own pace. Whether youíre completing routes at a leisurely speed or racing towards the finish, let Big Rides: Great Britain & Ireland be your guide.
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Date of Publication: 28/06/2021