Harrogate Cycling for Pleasure
Harrogate's cycling club for people who
don't wear lycra! (and some who do)
Sunday, March 25, 2018

9.30am Short, medium and long rides

Short/Beginners ride - Caroline Graham

Medium ride – Alison Noble

Route 148A Risplith, Brimham, Hampsthwaite, 34 miles. Hilly.

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 - Sue Couture, Dave Siswick

Route 103 Easingwold, Carlton Husthwaite, Boroughbridge, Knaresborough, 52miles. Flat.

Hornbeam, Knaresborough, Farnham, Arkendale, Great Ouseburn, Aldwark Bridge, Alne Easingwold. (Café.) Up Spring St,1st  L and then 1st R onto Manor Rd. L onto Church Hill, R onto main Thirsk Road and R fork onto Husthwaite Rd. R at Tjunction  and L to Husthwaite. Through Hutton Sessay, Little Sessay, Pilmoor and eventually to T junction. R towards Cundall, but then 1st L and continue through Boroughbridge.  R at Morrisons, over A1, R at roundabout to Minskip and take R to Staveley. Occaney and up to X roads.  R to Farnham, Lingerfield, L to Scriven, Knaresborough. Up A59 cyclepath 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 Cycling UK membership.