Routes

This signed and timed event has three routes open to everyone.

Mickle Route – 78km

Perfect for the 1st time Sportive rider. Follow the beautiful and famous East Lothian Golf Coast Road and then into the hills via Gifford to test the legs. Generally downhill from here back to the coast at Longniddry and to the finish. Follow the route in bird’s eye view here.

Mickle Route

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mickle - elevation

 

 

 

 

 

 

For a detailed route map click here.

Middlin Route – 107km

A fairly tough ride awaits you after the flat cycle out to North Berwick. Things kick upwards with a long climb up into the Lammermuirs and over the infamous ‘Rigg’. Then it’s pretty much downhill all the way back with just a couple of ‘testers’ on the way.

Middlin route

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Middlin - elevation

 

 

 

 

 

 

For a detailed route map click here.

Muckle Route – 161km

A truly epic day in the saddle awaits after the flat ride out to North Berwick. Up and over the Lammermuirs and down on to the delightfully quiet roads of the Scottish Borders. Loop round by Chirnside before refuelling at Duns for the long haul back over the hills into East Lothian.

Muckle route

 

 

 

 

 

 

Muckle - elevation

 

 

 

 

 

For a detailed route map and elevations click here.

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