Harrogate Cycling for Pleasure
Harrogate's cycling club for people who
don't wear lycra! (and some who do)
Sunday, June 4, 2017

9.30am Short, medium and long rides


Short/Beginners ride - Volunteer Needed

Medium Slow ride - Volunteer Needed

Medium ride - Peter Beckingham

Route 32 Wetherby, Tockwith, Walshford, 32 miles. Mainly flat.
Hornbeam, Burnbridge, Kirkby Overblow, Sicklinghall, Wetherby. Railway path past racecourse towards Walton. Follow new cycle path and turn L on to Rudgate Lane just before Walton village.
Cross B1224 towards Cattal. Before Tockwith Airfield turn R at South Field Lane into Tockwith Village. (Two pubs). Through Tockwith and rejoin Roman Road to Cattal. Go over bridge, and L to Hunsingore. Go over A1 to Bridge Inn, Walshford, and join cycle path back to Wetherby (cafes).
Sustrans railway path (route 66) to Spofforth, Follifoot and back to Harrogate.
(At Wetherby, alternative routes back via Kirk Deighton, Little Ribston and Knaresborough, or Kirk Deighton, North Deighton, Spofforth  into Harrogate.

Medium Plus ride - Sue Couture, Peter Lawley

Yorke’s Folly, Pateley Bridge, Smelthouses, Brimham, 40 miles. 

Hornbeam, Beckwithshaw, R to Barracks, L Penny Pot Lane, R White House Farm, cross A59, Hampsthwaite, Birstwith, Darley, Darley Head, R towards Dacre, L at Dacre, 1st R down Yorke’s Folly, Pateley Bridge, Glasshouses, L to  Smelthouses, L to  Brimham Rocks, R towards Warsill, Rabbit Hill Farm, R Careless Hill Farm, R Raventofts Hall, Drovers’ crossroads, Ripley, Greenway, Harrogate. 

Long ride - Eric Waters

Cotes de Cray and Bedale  https://ridewithgps.com/routes/21517460 Meet at 8.30am at turn-round on Penny Pot Lane, close to Army Apprentice College.  Greenhow, Stump Cross Caverns, Grassington, Kettlewell, Buckden, Cray, West Burton, Aysgarth, Carperby, Redmire, Leyburn, Newton le Willows, Bedale, Carthorpe, Ainderby Quernhow, Skipton on Swale, Topcliffe, Brafferton, Flawith, Aldwark, Marton cum Grafton, Knaresborough. 105 miles from home to home (OK- that's to and from my home!).   105 miles and 5,000' climbing.  Eric Waters,  07802 770000

Disclaimer:
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.