Ride 21: High Hills, Deep Dales

Bikepacking bookThese pages are for readers of Bikepacking: mountain bike camping adventures on the wild trails of Britain by Laurence McJannet.

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Ride Information

START/FINISH: Dales Bike Centre, Fremington DL11 6AW, 54.386055, -1.930614

DISTANCE: 23.1miles/37.1km

ASCENT: 4320ft/1317m


TERRAIN: Mostly wide stony or grassy tracks, occasional boggy peat paths; constant undulations with a little respite along the Swale.

NAVIGATION: Difficult throughout. Use OS Landranger 98 or Explorer OL30; the latter is particularly helpful for negotiating Whitaside Moor and Reeth Low Moor.


Ordnance Survey Map

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Open Street Map with information markers and elevation

Book Map



Download .GPX file (right click to download)

Download map.pdf from the book (right click to download)

How to navigate using .GPX files

Eat & Drink

Overton House Café, Reeth, Richmond, North Yorkshire DL11 6SY, 01748 884045, www.overtonhousecafe.com
Bridge Inn, Grinton, Richmond, North Yorkshire DL11 6HH, 01748 884224, www.bridgeinn-grinton.co.uk


Grinton Lodge YHA, Grinton, Richmond, North Yorkshire DL11 6HS, 0845 371 9636, www.yha.org.uk
Bivvy: Horse Pasture Wood


Reeth Bakery, Silver Street, Reeth, Richmond, North Yorkshire DL11 6SP, 01748 884735
Dales Bike Centre, Parks Barn, Fremington, Richmond, North Yorkshire DL11 6AW, 01748 884908, www.dalesbikecentre.co.uk

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