Harrogate Cycling for Pleasure
Harrogate's cycling club for people who
don't wear lycra! (and some who do)
Sunday, October 1, 2017

9.30am Short, medium and long rides

Sunday, October 1, 2017

9.30am Short, medium and long rides

Short/Beginners ride - Volunteer Needed

Medium ride - Geraldine Bynoe & Joe Smith

Route 90 Linton, Bramham, Wetherby, 30 miles.

Hornbeam.  Leadhall Lane, Burn Bridge, across A61, Walton Head Lane, Kirkby Overblow, Sicklinghall, R into Northgate Lane, R at end through Linton, L at end and R at former Star Inn, cross main road, and turn L behind shops to T junction, R into Jewitt Lane, up hill to cross roads and continue to Bramham, crossing over A1. Either L onto new cycle path parallel with A1 to Wetherby, or follow signs to Clifford, Boston Spa and Thorp Arch. Cycle path to Wetherby. Return along cycle path to Spofforth, Follifoot, Rudding Park and Showground to Harrogate.

Medium Plus ride - Michael Inglis, Keith & Helen Tate

Route 196 Kirkby Malzeard, and around the Moors to Masham, 53 miles.

Hornbeam, Greenway, Ripley, up bank to Drovers X roads and  go straight on. R down Watergate Lane to Fountains Abbey visitor centre (café). Back L at Visitor Centre roundabout and turn  R then L to Aldfield, L then R at B6265 to  Low Grantley, Laverton,  Kirkby Malzeard, Grewelthorpe and  lane from top of village west to top of moors, follow edge of moors (views), drop down past Swinton Hall and golf club to Masham.  Cafe stop. Leave Masham over bridge follow Main Ripon Road short way then L up hill on B6267, 3 miles R to West Tanfield, Wath, Hutton Conyers, Ripon, Littlethorpe, Bishop Monkton, Markington, Drovers Xroads, Ripley, Return along Greenway to Harrogate.

Long ride - John Hackett

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.