• High Street to Hell

    High Street to Hell is mountain bike route in the Eastern Lake District. It is graded as technically Hard / Difficult and is split over two days as it is just over 43 miles long. It starts from Waterhead and the first day takes you from Ambleside YHA to Patterdale YHA via High Street and contains 25.3 miles of riding and 5136ft climbing. It is a big day in the mountains that ends with a technical trail along the edge of Ullswater.

    Start by leaving the Ambleside YHA (GR377031) and turn left on the A591.

    GPS log courtesy of Flattyres-MTB. A full route guide for this ride is available on their website here: High Street to Hell