‘Completely removed from urban sprawl. It’s just you and the bike’
Nominated by David Whitney
“This is the best is 11 miles of road from Hawes to Ribblehead Viaduct. I could ride the B6255 all day.” Length 10 miles Love it because Snaking its way across the Yorkshire Dales, follow this road all the way from Hawes to the impressive viaduct at Ribblehead. Once out of Hawes, the ride is completely removed from any signs of urban sprawl. It’s just you, the bike and the idyllic scenery. Take a picture at Save your camera’s battery life until you reach the viaduct itself. Once there, you’re simply spoilt for opportunities. Stop for a cuppa at Take a slight detour and head for The Station Inn, in Ribblehead. Carry on just past the viaduct turning and it’s on your right. Watch out for Look out for speed cameras along this one. Best bike for the job To properly take in the views, you’ll need an adventure bike, offering a high vantage point.