A bike and train route from either
part of the Way of the Roses Coast to
Coast route and the Yorkshire Dales
Cycleway. Plus some lovely scenery
above High Bentham.
A: From the Market Square turn left Head
south on Church Street. After 150meters
turn right onto Station Road, stay on here
for 0.5km, until you reach a roundabout.
Go straight across onto Brackenber Lane
until you reach the A65, where you need
to go straight across onto Paley Green
Lane. CAUTION FAST TRAFFIC!
B: Go under the railway bridge and climb
up the hill and carry on for 2,5km until you
reach a crossroads and turn left signposted
C: Follow this road for 5km, where you
pass a sign for Bentham and go under
D: In 2km you reach a crossroads on the
moor and go straight over: Bentham 3
E: Follow this road for 5km until you read
another crossroads. You will ride past 3
right hand turnings signposted Bentham.
At crossroads turn right and a fast descent
into Bentham, arriving on Station Road and heading into the centre of town.
Cycling Code of Conduct:
When cycling on roads:
• Always follow the Highway Code
• Be seen - most accidents to cyclists
happen at junctions
• Fit lights and use them in poor
• Consider wearing a helmet and
When cycling on shared use paths
• Give way to pedestrians, leaving them
plenty of room
• Keep to your side of any dividing line
• Be prepared to slow down or stop if
• Use your bell - not all pedestrians can
Route at a glance
Start and finish: Start Settle, Finish High