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'Exit Routes' and 'Return Routes' from Hornbeam - and back!


Routes out of Harrogate from Hornbeam

 

A) Hornbeam, L up to Leadhall Lane, 3rd R to Rossett Drive, at junction of paths, straight on  past primary school to Pannal Ash Road. R, then 1st L, follow round to Otley Road and turn L. At lights, R to Harlow Moor Road. Continue over Oakdale Bridge, straight on over roundabout into Pennypot Lane.

 

B) From Hornbeam L to Leadhall Lane, R to Rossett Drive, L on Rossett Cycle Path. R at top. At roundabout, 2nd exit. Pass Squinting Cat and R at junction. L at T junction to Beckwithshaw, through Beckwithshaw village, taking the next turn R and up past Stainburn car park/ Little Almscliffe

 

C) From Hornbeam L to Leadhall Lane.  L at T junction with Green Lane following road through Burn Bridge. Cross A61 [care], straight over roundabout, 1st L to Walton Head Lane and up to Kirkby Overblow

 

D) From Hornbeam L to Leadhall Lane. Continue to the T junction with Green Lane and turn L following the road down to Burn Bridge. Pass the Black Swan, over the bridge and turn R to Brackenthwaite Lane.

 

E) From Hornbeam turn R at lights and continue through Woodlands lights on Hookstone Road. Continue down past Morrisons and L and R at the 2 mini roundabouts, to Forest Moor Road. At T junction turn L through Calcutt to Low Bridge, Knaresborough. Straight after bridge turn R on to Abbey Rd.

 

F) Hornbeam, L out of car park and straight across lights to Rayleigh Road. Follow bike signs to Stray Rein. At the end cross road.  Follow route round by Odeon. At Asda roundabout go straight across and continue on the road past Asda car park. Turn L into the 2nd car park and follow the route to the R.

 

G) Hornbeam turn R out of car park and L just before the Hospice. Follow track  through the woods to squash club, down hill and slight uphill, take cycle route to R to Travellers Rest pub. L onto Crimple Lane. At junction R down over bridge and up towards Rudding Park. Push cycle over bypass onto footpath and through barrier onto old Pannal Road R at end of cul de sac to Follifoot.

 

H) Hornbeam turn R out of car park and L just before the Hospice. Follow track through the woods to squash club, down hill and slight uphill. Straight on, cross A661 and Land R past he tip entrance. Continue through the park (to R)  to exit on Hookstone Chase near Morrisons. Turn R to 2 mini roundabouts, continuing exit E.

 

I) Head up to the Hospice take track R to Fulwith Mill Lane. Cross Leeds Road, along Stone Rings and through the Mallinson's exiting on Leadhall Lane then follow earlier instructions.

 

Routes into Harrogate and Hornbeam

 

A) From top of Knaresborough hill by Harrogate Golf Club. Cross road and follow pavement track to lights. R along Bog’s Lane. After traffic lights, Ist R into Kingsley Drive. Follow until L into Birstwith Drive.1st R to Lynton Gdns. At end R and L into Silverfields. R at end and pick up cycle path. Cross Skipton Road. 1st path L past Empress to pelican crossing. Pick up cycle path turning R in front of Wedderburn House and follow to Stray Rein. L, then 3nd L into Warwick Crescent. Bear R into Hamilton Ave. Straight over at T junction into Rayleigh Road. Straight ahead at lights into Hornbeam.

 

B1) At end of Greenway. Cross road to follow cycle track, bearing R at junction. Cross bridge. After bridge bear R and follow track to Asda car park. R out.t of car park and follow road round and straight over mini roundabout. Pick up pavement cycle track to cinema. Cross road, straight ahead over Victoria Avenue to reach edge of Stray. Cross at lights onto Stray Rein. then 3nd L into Warwick Crescent. Bear R into Hamilton Ave. Straight over at T junction into Rayleigh Road. Straight ahead at lights into Hornbeam.

B2) Or after bridge turn L and out on to Claro Road up to Stray. Cross Skipton Road. 1st path L past Empress to pelican crossing. Pick up cycle path turning R in front of Wedderburn House and follow to Stray Rein. L, then 3nd L intoWarwick Crescent. Bear R into Hamilton Ave. Straight over at T junction into Rayleigh Road. Straight ahead at lights into Hornbeam

C) From Follifoot. At T junction at top of hill turn L.  Where the road goes to the R go straight on into cul-de-sac to pick up footpath to bypass [A658] Cross A658 into Rudding Lane, pass Rudding Park, through traffic lights. L into Crimple Lane, take cycle path through Great Yorkshire Showground, follow cycle path to Hornbeam.

 

D) From Beckwithshaw. At mini roundabout take Otley Road towards Harrogate [and Harlow Carr] Take 1st R into Howhill Rd. At X roads keep straight on into Lund Lane. Ist L past Squinting Cat to roundabout. 3rd exit into Green Lane. After High School, L onto cycle path. R at bottom, following signs. L at junction into Leadhall Lane. Straight on at Leeds Road. Follow over railway bridge and R into Hornbeam.

 

E) From Burn Bridge. Pass Black Swan and up hill. Straight on at mini-roundabout. L at next mini roundabout [by church]. Follow to junction with Rossett Green Lane. R here and follow into Leadhall Lane. Straight over Leeds Road at lights. Follow down over railway bridge and R into Hornbeam.

 

F1) From Knox Bridge. Up hill, L at top down Bachelor Gdns, R into Hall Lane. Cross Bilton Lane and follow cycle path straight through to Woodfield Rd and Dene Park. Take R fork on path up to railway bridge. After bridge bear R and follow track to Asda car park. R out of car park and follow road round and straight over mini roundabout. Pick up pavement cycle track to cinema. Cross road, straight ahead over Victoria Avenue to reach edge of Stray. Cross at lights onto Stray Rein. then 3nd L intoWarwick Crescent. Bear R into Hamilton Ave. Straight over at T junction into Rayleigh Road. Straight ahead at lights into Hornbeam.

 

F2) Or after bridge turn L and out on to Claro Road,  up to Stray. Cross Skipton Road. 1st path L past Empress to pelican crossing. Pick up cycle path turning R in front of Wedderburn House and follow to Stray Rein. L, then 3nd L intoWarwick Crescent. Bear R into Hamilton Ave. Straight over at T junction into Rayleigh Road. Straight ahead at lights into Hornbeam.

  

G) Pass Rudding Park, continue on dropping down to cross a bridge with traffic lights. Then climb up and take the minor road to the L. After the pub there is a cycle gate into the Showground. Follow this through the Showground then L to Hornbeam. 

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