Harrogate Cycling for Pleasure
Harrogate's cycling club for people who
don't wear lycra! (and some who do)
Sunday, September 30, 2018

9.30am Short, medium and long rides


Short/Beginners ride - 

Medium ride – 

Route 23A Fountains Abbey via Shaw Mills (36 miles) Hilly.

Hornbeam, Greenway, Hollybank Lane. R to Clint, R towards Burnt Yates but straight across at X roads to Shaw Mills, Bishop Thornton. L turn towards Sawley, R on to Watergate Lane and then down to Fountains Abbey and up hill to the Visitor Centre entrance.
Return through Ripon to Littlethorpe, Bishop Monkton, Burton Leonard and through the Mountgarret estate. (Cross bridge , R at T junction, L at next T junction, R at end, R at Nidd then L on A61) Ripley, Greenway, Harrogate.

Medium Plus ride 

Route 56 Ilkley, 45 miles. Hilly. 

Hornbeam, Squinting Cat, Beckwithshaw, Little Alms Cliff, R at T junction. L to Swinsty and Fewston. Up through Timble. L onto Askwith Moor Road. R down to Askwith. R at T junction and follow road to Ilkley (cafes). Return via Askwith and Otley. B6451 from Otley to Farnley .and Leathley. At Leathley L and then R to Stainburn. Continue to Almscliffe Crags, North Rigton, Brackenthwaite Lane, Burnbridge, Hornbeam. 

Disclaimer:
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.