100 Greatest Cycling Climbs plus a few :-)

Inspired by the fantastic book  ‘100 Greatest Cycling Climbs’ by Simon Warren..

I thought I would log my attempts on the mini mountains….plus a few not mentioned in the book

Name Difficulty Max Gradient Date Route Details
South West
Cheddar Gorge 3/10 16% 30/05/2010 Garmin Tour of Wessex (Day 2)
Weston Hill
Crowcombe Combe
Porlock 10/10 25% 16/05/2010 Garmin Cycled 90 miles to get there!
Dunkery Beacon 9/10 17% 31/05/2010 Garmin Tour of Wessex (Day 3)
Exmoor Forest
Challacombe
Dartmeet 6/10 20% 25/10/2009 Garmin Dartmoor Devil Audax
Haylor Vale
Widecombe 7/10 16% 25/10/2009 Garmin Dartmoor Devil Audax
Rundlestone
Salcombe Hill
Dovers’s Hill
South East Difficulty Max Gradient Date Route Details
Box Hill
York’s Hill
White Lane
leith Hill
White Downs
The Wall
Toys Hill
Steyning Bostal
Ditchling Beacon
Whiteleaf
Streatley hill
Combe Gibbet
Mott Street
Swains Lane
Midlands Difficulty Max Gradient Date Route Details
Michaelgate
Terrace Hill
Monsal Head
Bank Road
Riber
Winnats Pass
Rowsley Bar
Curbar Edge
Mow Cop
Peaslows
Jiggers Bank
The Burway
Yorkshire Difficulty Max Gradient Date Route Details
Shibden Wall
Pea Royd Lane
Jackson Bridge
Holme Moss
Halifax Lane
Park Rash
Oxnop Scar
Malham Cove
Langcliffe Scar
Buttertubs Pass
Fleet Moss
Tan Hill
Greenshaow Hill
Norwood Edge
Boltby Bank
Rosedale Chimney
White Horse Bank
The Stang
Carlton Bank
North East Difficulty Max Gradient Date Route Details
Crowleyside
Peth Bank
Winters Gibbet
Chapel Fell
Scotland Difficulty Max Gradient Date Route Details
Mennock Pass
Cairn O’ Mount
The Cairnwell
The Lecht
Cairn Gorm
Rest And Be Thankful
Bealach-na-Ba
North West Difficulty Max Gradient Date Route Details
Cat and Fiddle
Swiss Hill
The Rake
Garsdale Head
Nick Of Pendle
Trough of Bowland
Jubilee Tower
Hartside
Lamps Moss
Cross of Greet
Honister Pass
Newlands House
Whinlatter Pass
Kirkstone Pass
Hardknot Pass
Wrynose Pass
Wales Difficulty Max Gradient Date Route Details
The Shelf
Mael Arthur
Penbarra
The Road To Hell
Horseshoe Pass
Bwlch-y-Groes
Fford Penllech
Devils Staircase
Llangynidr Mountain
Black Mountain
Bryn Du
The Tumble
Rhigos 6/10 Guess 8% 06/06/2010 Garmin Dragon Ride
The Bwlch 5/10 Guess 8% 06/06/2010 Garmin Dragon Ride
Constitution Hill
My Own Favourites Difficulty Max Gradient Date Route Details
Naish Hill
Bowden Hill
Brynfield Rd (Gower)
Shap Fell
Glen Coe
Pen-y-Pass
Alfred’s Tower 9/10 Guess 25% 20/05/2010 Garmin Tour of Wessex (Day 2)
Gospel Pass

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Cycling Stats 22/09/17

Road (+ Roller) miles…
4,198.78 Miles in 2008
9,504.17 Miles in 2009
10,808.93 (763.77) Miles in 2010
11,790.49 (287) Miles in 2011
10,906.37 (682.2) Miles in 2012
9,242.14 (842.63) Miles 2013
10,833.49 (83.7) Miles Cycling 2014
9,957 Miles Cycling 2015
10,180.9 Miles Cycling 2016

9,142 Miles Cycling 2017

Equilibrium Disk
Chain 1: 1929.2
Chain 2: 2122.7
Chain 3: 1120.3 #

Croix de Fer
Chain + Cassette: 227.9

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