Harrogate Cycling for Pleasure
Harrogate's cycling club for people who
don't wear lycra! (and some who do)
Sunday, May 27, 2018

9.30am Short, medium and long rides

Short/Beginners ride - 

Medium ride – 

Route 31(R) Ripley, Studley, Ripon, 35 miles. (hilly)

Hornbeam,  Greenway, Hollybank Lane, Clint, R at junction, straight over at X roads to Shaw Mills, Bishop Thornton,L at the Drovers Xroads R on  Watergate Lane to Fountains Abbey, Studley, Ripon, Bishop Monkton, Farnham, Knaresborough.

Medium Plus ride 

Route212 Grassington, Appletreewick, Bolton Abbey, Ilkley, Otley, 64miles.  Hilly.

Hornbeam, Squinting Cat, Beckwithshaw, Menwith Hill, Duck Street, Greenhow, turn L onto B6265, Stump Cross Caverns, Dibble's Bridge (long steep descent!), Grassington (Café), Threshfield, Burnsall, Appletreewick, cross River Wharfe on wooden footbridge at Cavendish Pavilion, Bolton Abbey , Beamsley, Ilkley, Askwith, Weston (Cock Pit Farm Tea Rooms), Otley, and then return to Harrogate via Farnley, Leathley or Castley/Dunkeswick. 3,000 ft ascent.

Long ride - 

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.