• Open Roads Open Skies Cycling Adventures

    Open Road Open Skies Cycling Adventures

    Cycling Adventures with Open Road Open Skies.
    Supported and Self-Guided options for the C2C and other cycling routes.

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    Trail Brakes

    Biking Holidays
    You can decide how many days of cycling your C2C biking trip should last - from 2 to 5 days and choose between a self-guided or independent cycling holiday.
    Cycle the C2C with Trail Brakes...

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    2015 C2C Guide Available Now!

    20th Edition Crossing Britain from Coast to Coast Including HADRIAN’S CYCLEWAY
    This is the ultimate guide if you fancy doing the three great Coast to Coast rides, containing all the essential accommodation & tourist information.

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    Jennings Explore More

    Win amazing prizes every week with Jennings Brewery's exciting 'Explore More' promotion

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    50 Cycles – Electric Bikes

    Electric Bikes - Power Makes Cycling Make Sense

    50cycles is a family-owned and run limited company and the UK distributor for the Kalkhoff range of electric bikes.

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    Pedal Power

    Cycle Hire, Cycle and People Transport, Baggage Transport, Accommodation, Emergency recovery & bike replacement.

    Tel: 01665 713448
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    The Highland Drove and Kyloes Restaurant

    A Real Country Pub with C2C Accommodation...

    Tel. 01768 898 352
    www.kyloes.co.uk

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    Ecocabs

    Our EcoCabs C2C service provides bike transport to any of the routes you choose for your C2C cycling tour.

    Find out more here...

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    Yellow Jersey Cycling – C2C Bike & Rider Transfer Service

    Home of the Yellow Jersey Tour de France 2012

    All C2C transfer packages incl Vehicle Support and Bike Mechanic on each stage of your Ride See more info here...

  • Petit Tour De Manche Guide Book

    Petit Tour De Manche Guide Book

    C2C2C - Dorset, Normandy and Brittany: a brand new route for all the family.
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Flood damage: the upshot – C2C open for business as usual, despite the chaos of Storm Desmond

The C2C is well and truly back in action and the new route out of Keswick now runs parallel with the A66 (that’s if you don’t opt for the steeper Castlerigg Stone Circle Route). The old rail track out of Keswick will probably be out of commission for another two years. The old route can be resumed by heading into Threlkeld by crossing the main road.

On a technical note, initial assessments identified a number of key issues from Keswick, at the A66 flyover, through to Threlkeld village. Following Storm Desmond two major bridge structures and approximately 200+ metres of track bed were washed away, two other railway brid



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