Mountain Biking - Buttermere

In Buttermere there is little free parking available, the LDNPA and the National Trust have a cartel as far as parking goes. Your best be is to try Newlands Pass just above the Church.

Buttermere Routes

  Distance Ascent
Blue Route:
Buttermere - Scarth Gap Pass - Bowness Knott - Floutern Tarn - Buttermere
15 miles 1000 metres
Green Route:
Buttermere - Scarth Gap Pass - Black Sail Pass - Wasdale Head - Sty Head Pass - Seathwaite - Seatoller - Honister Pass - Gatesgarth - Buttermere
19 miles 1500 metres
Red Route:
Buttermere - Scarth Gap Pass (Wax Knott) - High Crag - High Stile - Red Pike - Bleaberry Tarn - Buttermere
7 miles 1000 metres