Whinlatter pass

Cockermouth, United Kingdom

The Whinlatter pass is a col with a length of 5.8 kilometer. This is a category 3 col. It is located in Cockermouth, Cumbria, United Kingdom. The average grade of this col is 4.4% with a maximum of 13%. The Whinlatter pass ascents from 73 meter at the start, to 319 meter at the top, with a total of 248 ascending meters.


Whinlatter pass Profile


Distance 5.8 km
Elevation gain 248 m
Average grade 4.4 %
Maximum grade 13 %
Climb category 3
Minimum elevation 73 m
Maximum elevation 319 m

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The route of the Whinlatter Pass is considered to be its easier western side. In the Tour of Britain 2018 (stage 5) this pass was part of a Team Time Trail. This 14-kilometre test gains over 300 metres in altitude, with the final 5.8 kilometres of this TTT averaging 4.2%.

- OVO Energy Tour of Britain 2018 - Stage 5