Cycling in the Peak District by Chiz Dakin
21 routes in and around the National Park (Cicerone Guides)

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Guide to cycling in and around the Peak District National Park, on road or trail bike. 20 day routes and one multi-day cycle Tour of the Peak District. All easily accessible from Sheffield, Huddersfield, Manchester and Stoke-on-Trent. Routes from Ashbourne, Matlock, Bakewell, Buxton and many other charming Derbyshire towns right across the park on quiet roads and off-road trails. All graded from Easy to Hard according to a combination of distance, gradient, terrain and ascent. The Peak District is now becoming a popular cycling destination with its network of quiet lanes, gentle off-road trails and stunning upland views just right for two-wheeled exploration. All the routes are described in detail, with information about nearby refreshments, cycle hire, public transport and parking, and illustrated with OS maps and route profiles. Appendices cover cycle hire outlets, car parks and public transport in detail as well as outlining a basic tooklist and basic tips on bike maintenance and repairs.

About Chiz Dakin

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The Peak District is Chiz Dakin's home playground. Her love for two-wheeled adventures started in childhood, and she has now completed several multi-day cycle tours. A winner of the Outdoor Writers and Photographers Guild Award for Excellence in Photography, she runs her own photography tuition business with courses in both the Peak District and internationally.
Published November 7, 2012 by Cicerone Press. 224 pages
Genres: Education & Reference, Sports & Outdoors, Nature & Wildlife. Non-fiction

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