Elsdon, the historic capital of Redesdale, is the perfect Northumbrian village.
No roadside parking is allowed on the route. The verges on the King of the Mountains section are very narrow and not suitable for parking. Please park considerately to minimise disruption to local residents and businesses.
There will be a full road closure on the KoM section from Elsdon up to Harwood Forest between 10:00-11:45
A rolling road closure will be in place for a period between 10:00-11:45 between Otterburn and Elsdon Bridge
The A68 will be under traffic light control to allow the race to cross
Visit the Northumberland National Park website for more info on what to see and do in Elsdon
See the map below for more detailed information on the route
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The first King of the Mountains section starts just outside Elsdon, climbing up to the Winter's Gibbet
Estimated Time of Arrival: 11:00.
The lead cars and outriders will arrive around 20 minutes ahead of the lead riders.