Coast to Coast Cycling

Coast to Coast Packhorse cycling tour packages offer a once in a lifetime experience. The trip St Bee’s to Rodin Hood’s Bay is more than 280km over varied terrain. The routes we put together for cyclists can be even longer however. Each of our cycling tour packages is bespoke. You can choose whether you want to spend three days or a week making the trip, depending on your fitness, experience and cycling style.

Different Options

Our cycling tour packages reflect our expertise. We specialise in the coast to coast journey first set out by Alfred Wainwright. We offer mountain bike and road bike options. The mountain bike route is known as the Tim Woodcock route and includes the following places:

  • Ennerdale Water
  • Wastwater
  • Ambleside
  • Kentmere

The mountain biking and road cycling tour packages are 289km long and include ascents totalling 5214m.

Road Cycling Tour Packages

Alternatively, we offer road biking routes ranging from 290km to 320km. These routes include local cycling challenges such as the Honister Pass, ‘The Struggle’ and Wrynose.

The season for cycling tour packages runs from 30th March to 11th October . Our bespoke service includes booking all of the accommodation along the route, collecting and returning hired bicycles and door to door luggage transfer. We also provide help with navigation along the unmarked route. We provide gpx files for a garmin or smartphone, as well as route notes if needed.

The price for one of our cycling tour packages includes accommodation, breakfast each morning, secure parking and a detailed information pack. In this pack you’ll find the following information:

  • What you need to pack
  • Things to look out for
  • Services along the way including banks, shops etc.
  • Suggestions for where to eat out


Our prices are per person and are as follows:

Price *
* Assuming full trip
Single Supp£28 per night
Transport Halffoc
Transport Fullfoc
Bag Transfer£12.00 per move
Booked less than 24hrs £15.00 per move
Bike Transfer£12.00 per move
Passenger Transport KS-St Bees / RHB – KS£40.00 per move
(incl bike)
Car Parking£5.75 per day

Get in touch with us today to find out more about our cycling tour packages. We provide all the support you need to enjoy this amazing and rewarding experience.

Maps of Coast to Coast Cycle Route

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