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9.30am Short, medium and long rides
Short/Beginners ride - Sue Threadgold
Medium Slow ride - Caroline Graham
Medium ride - Paul Randall, Volunteer Needed
Route 148A Risplith, Brimham, Hampsthwaite, 34 miles. (Avoiding steep hill)
Hornbeam, Claro Road, Dragon Bridge, Greenway. Through Ripley to B6165, R up Scarah Bank, straight on at Drovers X roads, R down Watergate Lane and at end turn L [ie not down to Fountains], take first R to Sawley. Follow through village to B6265. Turn R to Risplith (café). Return to Sawley junction but stay straight on on B6265. After 2 miles or so turn L to Brimham. Past rocks, L at cross roads and R down Stripe Lane. L at bottom on B6165, first R to Hartwith toll bridge, L to Birstwith. L just before shops onto Wreaks Road and continue up Clint Bank to junction, R onto Clint Bank Road and L on Hollybank Lane to Ripley, Nidderdale Greenway back to Harrogate
Medium Plus ride - Peter Jackson, Volunteer Needed
Aldwark, Easingwold, Coxwold, Hutton Sessay, 58 miles.
Hornbeam, Knaresborough, Farnham, Arkendale, L on A168 and R to Marton. R on B6265 and L to Great Ouseburn. Turn L to cross Aldwark Bridge, straight on to Youlton, Alne, Alne Station, Easingwold (café) Follow cycle route out of Easingwold but go straight on where the cycle route goes L. Take 2 L turns to Oulston. Continue to Newburgh Priory and Coxwold (café). Straight on through Coxwold, past church and continue until L turn to Carlton Husthwaite. R and over A19 to Hutton Sessay, Little Sessay, Pilmoor, R at T junction towards Cundall but soon L at Thornton Bridge to Milby, Boroughbridge, Minskip, Stavely, Farnham, Knaresborough, Hornbeam.
Long ride - Volunteer Needed
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.