Market Rasen to Welton
- 25.72 Miles
- 2 hours approx
This route follows mainly quiet roads with a couple of stretches on A roads. It is fairly flat ride that weaves its way through quiet villages and down hedge lined country lanes.
You will pass through several villages that were mentioned in the Domesday Book. Some have change drastically like Buslingthorpe, whose medieval village is outlined by mounds in the ground. While in Buslingthorpe if you get the chance pay a visit to the small, but delightful church. In Welton you can see one of the favourite haunts of the Dambuster pilots, The Black Bull and next to it the fantastic Secret Garden Tearooms which has a warm welcome for cyclists.
Distance: 25.8 miles (41.5km)
Ascent: 528ft (16m) approx.
Journey time @ 8mph: 3.5 hours approx.
Toilets: John Street, Market Rasen.
For more information or to download the GPX file visit the West Lindsey Cycling Website.