Reivers Route cycle map
The Reivers Route is a waymarked route between Tynemouth on the North Sea coast and Whitehaven on the west coast, via Bellingham, Kielder Forest, Carlisle, Caldbeck in the northern Lakeland fells and Workington.
The route mainly runs along quiet country lanes and traffic-free cycle paths, but also follows many green lanes and forest trails.
Without some of the steepest hills of the C2C, it is wilder, and a different kind of challenge. Of course, it makes a great return route for the coast to coast, or a follow-up ride.
You can read more about it in my Post on the route:
“The route was pretty well signposted, but I would definitely recommend taking the official map. The Reivers Route starts at Tynemouth (where the C2C finishes) and heads north west to Bellingham along country lanes. It then becomes wilder as it runs through Kielder Forest. We opted…” continued on the blog post.
The Reivers Cycle Route Map
Publisher: Stirling Surveys
Published Date: August 2003
Binding: Sheet Map (folded) in wallet