MOUNT TSUKUBA AREA
This course offers stunning views of Mount Tsukuba, one of Japan's 100 most famous mountains. The Mount Tsukuba Course is a dedicated bike path which follows the former Tsukuba Railway line. Old station buildings have been converted into rest areas making this the perfect choice for beginner cyclists. For those who'd like a challenge, the Mount Tsukuba Hill Climb Course is also directly accessible from the Railway Course.
①Former Tsukuba Railway Course… around 40km
②Hill Climb Course… around 25km
LAKE KASUMIGAURA AREA
Lake Kasumigaura accounts for 35% of Ibaraki's land area. The Lake Kasumigaura Course follows the lake shore and offers superb views of the area. On clear days Mount Tsukuba and Ushiku Daibutsu Big Buddha can be seen across the lake. There are also plenty of places to stop for food along the route.
①Lake Kasumigaura Circuit Course… around 130km
②Lake Kasumigaura Mini Circuit Course… around 90km
③Kasumigaura Ride Quest Course… around 41km
ALL OVER RING-RING ROAD
From lakes to mountains to the expanse of the Kanto Plain; enjoy both the Mount Tsukuba and Lake Kasumigaura areas with the Full Course.