Harrogate Cycling for Pleasure
Harrogate's cycling club for people who
don't wear lycra! (and some who do)
Sunday, July 2, 2017

9.30am Short, medium and long rides

Short/Beginners ride - 

Medium Slow ride

Medium ride - 

Medium Plus ride - 

Long ride - 

100 mile ride - Dave S. 07:30am Start at Hornbeam

Please advise Dave dave@siswick.me.uk if you intend to do the ride. Riders can turn up on the day but we need some idea of numbers.

If this ride was any flatter, it would be downhill all the way!!

Hornbeam Park, Low Bridge, Little Ribston, Cowthorpe, Rudston, Wighill, Tadcaster.

Costa Coffee opens 09:00.

Leave Tadcaster on A659, south west, passing brewery on left to traffic lights, turn left A162
1.25mls turn left B1223 through Ulleskelf, Ryther, Cawood & Wistow to Selby.
Morrisons located on side roads south of Abbey.
Return to Abbey turn rt. A19 to cross swing bridge.
Follow A19 east past flour mills to roundabout & turn left, SP Barlby.
0.25 mile at Highfield View turn right SP (A63).
At roundabout take 2nd exit A63 Osgodby & Howden.
250yds., after slight right, turn left on Sand Lane to Osgodby.
Follow SP South Duffield (Care left @ Xrds 100yds)
Enter South Duffield @ telephone box & pump, turn right SP Menthorpe.
0.5ml turn left SP Menthorpe & approx 1 ml turn left SP North Duffield & Menthorpe.
Approach North Duffield carefully crossing A163 @ staggered Xrd.
Follow side road swinging left & keeping right @ village green to Skipwith.
Leaving Skipwith, staying right past church, around right hand bend, turn right SP Thorganby.
Follow road through to Wheldrake towards Crockey Hill (leading to York).

Strawberry Fields café (A19).

South on A19 for 300m, turn right Howden Lane. After 1M join cycle path North direction York.

Right turn immediately after going under A64, follow cycle path to racecourse, across Bishopthorpe Road, first right down snicket (or ginnel), onto riverside path. Head North (Left). Straight over at Station Road and continue on riverside; up and over river at railway bridge, continuing North up riverside.

Continue to Shipton then Left to Beningbrough, Newton-on-Ouse, Aldwark, Ouseburn, Dunsforths, Aldborough, Boroughbridge, Roecliffe.

Tea stop chez moi.

Bishop Monkton, Markington, Drovers’ Crossroads, Ripley, Greenway, Hornbeam.

Well done, 100 Miles.


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.