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9.30am Short, medium and long rides
Short/Beginners ride - Volunteer Needed
Medium Slow ride - Jean Battison
Medium ride - Volunteer 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 - Monica and David Webber
Route 94 A Grassington, Appletreewick, Bolton Abbey, Ilkley, Otley, 64miles.
Hornbeam, Squinting Cat, Beckwithshaw, Menwith Hill, Duck Street, Greenhow, turn L onto B6265, Stump Cross Caverns, Dibble's Bridge (long steep descent!), Grassington (Café), Threshfield, Burnsall, Appletreewick, cross River Wharfe on wooden footbridge at Cavendish Pavilion, Bolton Abbey , Beamsley, Ilkley, Askwith, Weston (Cock Pit Farm Tea Rooms), Otley, and then return to Harrogate via Farnley, Leathley or Castley/Dunkeswick.
Long ride - Richard Leake
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.