Harrogate Cycling for Pleasure
Harrogate's cycling club for people who
don't wear lycra! (and some who do)
Sunday, April 15, 2018

9.30am Short, medium and long rides

Short/Beginners ride - Peter Beckingham

Medium ride – Julie Wilkins

Route 159 Timble, Blubberhouses, Menwith Hill, 29miles. Hilly.

Hornbeam. Beckwithshaw, Little Almscliffe, Fewston, Timble, then at main road turn R to Blubberhouses. R on A59, and L up Hardisty Hill (steep). 2nd R on to Menwith Hill Road and continue past Menwith Hill and straight on to Meg Gate where R to Clapham Green and Hampsthwaite (cafe), Killinghall, Greenway, Hornbeam.

(Alternative R just past Menwith Hill, L through Staupes, straight on at X roads, L at Y junction, R at X roads, L and L to Meg Gate and R to Clapham Green etc. Lovely quiet route)

Medium Plus ride- Helen & Keith Tate

Route 182 Sherburn in Elmet, Lotherton Hall, Tadcaster, 55miles. Fairly flat.

Hornbeam, Burn Bridge, Walton Head Lane, Kirkby Overblow, Wetherby. Cycle track towards Bramham but at roundabout take quiet road up to Bramham. Cross motorway, R on cycle path to A64 roundabout, R on cycle path nearside on roundabout, L to Aberford, L to Lotherton Hall (cafe), R along Copley Lane and Coldhill Lane to Sherburn in Elmet, L along B1222 towards Cawood until L turn to Biggin, L along Broad Lane to Church Fenton, R to Ulleskelf, L B1223 then R to Kirkby Wharfe, through Grimston Park, R to Tadcaster, L to Wighill, Thorpe Arch, cycle path to Wetherby and Spofforth, Follifoot, Rudding Park, Harrogate Showground.

Long ride - Phil Stell

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.