The Shearling : 75 Mile Route
Route: St John’s Chapel – Alston – Garrigill – Middleton-in-Teesdale
Stanhope – Blanchland – Rookhope – Eastgate – Westgate – St John’s Chapel
At a glance:
Choice of 90, 75 and 55 mile routes over the most glorious countryside and through the most welcoming of Pennine villages.
No Closed Roads – but lots of signposting and marshalls at all junctions and danger points.
Food at the start, end and at 3 points en route.
Broom Wagon and Mobile Mechanics should the worst happen.
Cut off 9 hours after the last rider starts – so as long as you ride at 10mph you’ll finish in time.
Free Parking for Sportive riders and support.