Harrogate Cycling for Pleasure
Harrogate's cycling club for people who
don't wear lycra! (and some who do)
Sunday, May 28, 2017

9.30am Short, medium and long rides

Short/Beginners ride - Sue Downes

Medium Slow ride - Volunteer Needed

Medium ride - Paul Blackham

Route 145 Bramham, Wetherby, Sicklinghall, 32 miles.

Hornbeam, Showground, Follifoot, Spofforth, Little Ribston, Wetherby, cycle path under A1 to Thorp Arch but turn R just before towards Boston Spa. L at junction then R in Boston Spa (cafes). L following cycle route signs to Clifford and Bramham. At Bramham cross over A1(M) and continue straight on until R turn which leads you to Collingham. At bottom of Jewitt Lane turn L on a minor road, crossing the A58 just past the shops. Turn R for Linton and 2 Ls to Sicklinghall. Continue to Kirkby Overblow, Walton Head Lane. R on A61, over roundabout, L to Burn Bridge until R on Rossett Green Lane and into Harrogate.

Medium Plus ride - Michael Inglis, Gia Margolis

Route (017-2015) York, Beningborough, Marston Moor, 57 miles.

Hornbeam, Low Bridge Knaresborough, Farnham, Arkendale. Over A1(M) and L on A168 then R past Marton to B6265. R then L to Great Ouseburn. L after Ouseburn to Aldwark Bridge.
Cross Aldwark Bridge and turn R and follow the signs through Linton (café by river) and Newton-on-Ouse to Beningborough Hall. (Farm Shop cafe). Leaving the Hall continue south on Sustrans Route 65 to York City Centre along by the Ouse.
Cross to R bank of Ouse and continue past Rowntree Park to the Millenium Bridge. Shortly after the path turns R up to road, turn L and almost immediately R to Knavesmire racecourse. Follow path over the Knavesmire, eventually past the Sun sculpture, taking the R fork and ultimately come to the A64 near Tesco. Cycle path goes alongside road for a couple of miles and goes up to roundabout. Go across, towards Askham Bryan and take L to Askham Richard. Through village and L to Long Marston. Continue in same direction for Marston Moor, Tockwith, Cowthorpe, over the A1(M), eventually meeting the B6164 where turn R and then L in Little Ribston following the signs to Spofforth. R to Follifoot and back via Rudding Park to Harrogate.

Long ride - Eric Waters

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.