The Four Tops
208km cycling event starting from Ponteland. Controls at Alston, Middleton in Teesdale and Allendale, plus 2 information controls. A scenic high level route around the North Pennines. Good options for café/food stops at controls and a few other places along the route if needed.
The North Pennines is a distinctive landscape of high moorland and broad upland dales in the North of England. It is one of the most remote and unspoilt places in England. The route goes across Alston Moor, Yad Moss, Middleton/Bollihope Common and Rookhope Head before descending the Allen Valley to return to Ponteland. Entries for this event are limited and may close before the closing date. If entries are not full at the closing date there may only be a limited number of late entries available if any. If you intend to enter and ride this event then early entry is encouraged to secure a place. For entry updates see Facebook Page 'Tyneside Vagabonds Audax Events'.
U This is an updated event - these details have changed in some significant way, relative to previously published information
Change of Start Time
- 04:36 BST
- 21:46 BST
- G P R T (100)
- Parking free or reasonably priced, at start
- Toilets at the start
- Refreshments free or reasonably priced, at start and/or finish
- GPS files available from organiser
- Andy Berne
- Tyneside Vagabonds
- Entries to:
- (please enter online)
- 15-30 kph
- Total Climb:
- 2790m [2780m for AAA]
- Event No:
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