Over the Edge Plus (cycling) Route Details

Route Description

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Introduction

Start from Bacup and head on towards Rawtenstall, follow for Edenfield and down to Rochdale, heading to Littleborough pick up the Over the Edge route, over Blackstone Edge an ddown into Hebden Bridge and onto Heptonstall. Up and over onto Long Causeway heading towards Burnley. Head to Cliviger and then either up Weir and back to bacup, or (as presented) head towards Todmorden, under railway arches pick up Bacup Road.

Conditions

Roads are generally OK, but higher roads e.g. Long Causeway from Heptonstall can be windy.

Hazards and warnings

Be prepared for some big hills

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