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9.30am Short, medium and long rides
Short/Beginners ride - Sue Threadgold
Medium ride - Volunteers Needed
Route 31 Ripon, Studley, Hampsthwaite, 34 miles.
Hornbeam, Knaresborough, Farnham, Copgrove, Bishop Monkton, Littlethorpe, through village,L into Dallamires lane (just before bridge to Boroughbridge road), R at T junction,2nd L onto Mawson Street, R at X roads to Heckler Lane (becomes Barefoot St), cross bridge, L into Borrage Lane, follow round Mallorie Park Drive. Join Studley Rd. L to Studley. Up through deer park. (cafes either by lake or at Visitor Centre). Fountains Abbey, L fork up How Hill Road. L at T junction, R to Bishop Thornton, Shaw Mills, over B6165, L at Clint to Hampsthwaite (café) and Knox to Harrogate.
Medium Plus ride - Sue Couture, Dave Siswick
Route 135 Bolton Abbey, Stumps Cross, Askwith, 55 miles.
Hornbeam, Beckwithshaw, Little Almscliff, R at T Junction. Across A59, pass Menwith Hill on R.H. side. L at crossroads on Menwith Hill Road. At end turn R and follow road to Greenhow. At T-junction turn L and follow sign to Stump Cross (café). Next L through Skyreholme and continue south to Barden Bridge where turn L towards Storiths but cross over pedestrian bridge at Cavendish Pavilion. Go L to Bolton Bridge and follow cycle track that crosses over A59 and heads for Beamsley and then leads straight on to Ilkley. Stay on north side of river and continue in an easterly direction to Askwith and Otley. Follow main road to Pool then R to Castley, Weeton, Kirby Overblow, and to Harrogate.
Long ride - Martin Dowling
All rides are at your own risk. Please ensure that you have your own third party insurance (check your house insurance) and consider CTC membership.