Otley - Blubberhouses

Star Ratings
4 star route rating
Corners : 5 star route rating Motorcycle Road4.7
Straights : 4 star route rating Motorcycle Road3.7
Scenery : 4 star route rating Motorcycle Road4.4
Road Surface : 4 star route rating Motorcycle Road4.3
Visibility : 4 star route rating Motorcycle Road3.9
Police Presence : green 4 Motorcycle Road3.7
Hazards : green 5 Motorcycle Road4.4

Info
Route Added By : John Laverick
Date : January 9, 2008
Length : 9 kms / 5.6 miles
Download GPX - ???
Road Type : Rural
Map Key : Red = Excellent | Blue = Good | Purple = Other Recommended
March 4, 2018 - 5 star route rating Motorcycle Road5.0

a regular part of my summer early evening loop, can link this with Norwood Edge and Sun Inn


March 4, 2018 - 5 star route rating Motorcycle Road5.0

a regular part of my summer early evening loop, can link this with Norwood Edge and Sun Inn


March 15, 2011 - 4 star route rating Motorcycle Road4.0

Agree great, but short ride. Watch out for the odd slow car though. Steep drop at end keeps you on your toes.


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August 16, 2009 - 4 star route rating Motorcycle Road4.0

Rode this today for the first time,obviously its fresh turf for myself so i thought it was really good,although 120% alertness was in order i felt,which i think is fair comment for unknown roads..
Kinda went down a car wide road passing a farm on my left and for a couple of miles it ended up being 1st gear dabbing front brake steeply downhill twisty road,this obviously was meant for landrovers and mountain bikes,oh did i mention the manure all over the corners,was an experience id like not to repeat although i DID have a smile on my face when i got to the bottom...


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August 2, 2009 - 4 star route rating Motorcycle Road4.0

I have ridden this road a few times now as an alternative, its a good surface and not too heavy with traffic with some nice bends and ups and downs. The only trouble is that it is toooo short!!!


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July 21, 2008 - 4 star route rating Motorcycle Road4.0

have used this route quite a few times and always enjoy it but there are one or two sharpe corners on elevation changes so be aware i have also seen cops not in cars but stood at the side of the road presume a car was hidden somewhere near by only saw her at last minuet but slowed enough this was on a weekend though may be safer mid week


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  • glenn
  • BMW R1200GS
  • score: 20
January 9, 2008 - 4 star route rating Motorcycle Road4.0

Very good road ... If heading North out of Otley this road is an excellent alternative to going past the Sun Inn.

A good combination of straights and corners ... some well sighted some not and nice elevation changes. A few opportunities to really get cranked over ... be careful of the odd slow moving vehicle and side junctions though.


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