Harrogate Cycling for Pleasure
Harrogate's cycling club for people who
don't wear lycra! (and some who do)
Sunday, September 23, 2018

9.30am Short, medium and long rides

Short/Beginners ride - 

Medium ride – 

Route 17 Boroughbridge Great Ouseburn Ferrensby Knaresborough, 35 miles, mainly flat

Hornbeam, Knaresborough, Farnham, Burton Leonard, Bishop Monkton, R to Roecliffe, Boroughbridge (café ), Aldborough, Lower Dunsforth, and Upper Dunsforth, Great Ouseburn, Arkendale, Ferrensby, Farnham, Knaresborough,  (café), Harrogate.

Medium Plus ride –

Route 212 Grassington, Appletreewick, Bolton Abbey, Ilkley, Otley, 64 miles. 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' 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.