Harrogate Cycling for Pleasure
Harrogate's cycling club for people who
don't wear lycra! (and some who do)
Sunday, January 7, 2018

9.30am Short, medium and long rides

Short/Beginners ride - Paul Blackham

Medium ride - Justin Keen

Route 66 Little Almscliff and Darley, 25 miles.

Hornbeam, Burn Bridge, Brackenthwaite Lane to 'top of the world', R, down hill to Beckwithshaw, Little Almscliff Crag, first R on quiet road to B6451, R, past Sun Inn and on (Option R to Pennypot Lane) over A59.  Menwith Hill, straight on down hill (Option R to Birstwith), past Wellington Pub and 1st R into Darley, R, through Birstwith, up hill and at top L and down through Clapham Green, Hampsthwaite, L at Joiners Arms, at end L onto B6161,  R into Grainbeck Lane, over A61, L into Knox Lane,  and up into Harrogate. 

Medium Plus ride - James Grimshaw, Peter Lawley

Route 166 Marton-le-Moor, Boroughbridge, Ripon 39.7 miles. Mainly flat.

Hornbeam, Low Bridge Knaresborough, Farnham, Copgrove , bridle path, Roecliffe,  Boroughbridge. In Boroughbridge cross river to roundabout and head north towards Dishforth. At T junction just to S of airfield turn L and cross A1(M) to Marton-le-Moor where turn R to Marrow Flatts Farm. Turn L, passing through Sharow into Ripon (cafes). Return via Littlethorpe, Bishop Monkton, Markington,  Ripley, Greenway, Harrogate. (alternative Burton Leonard, Mountgarret Estate, Nidd, Ripley)

Long ride - Richard Leake

All rides are at your own risk. Please ensure that you have your own third party insurance (check your house insurance) and consider Cycling UK membership.