Harrogate Cycling for Pleasure
Harrogate's cycling club for people who
don't wear lycra! (and some who do)
Sunday, January 20, 2019

9.30am Short, medium and long rides

Short/Beginners ride - Martin Weeks

Medium ride –  Liz Pugh

Cobby Syke Road, Meagill Lane, Menwith, Staupes 28 miles. Hilly.

Squinting Cat, Little Almscliffe, R along Watson’s Lane. R at T junction to pass the Sun Inn.  L down Wydra Lane, at top of hill turn R on Cobby Sike Road (past Farm Shop Café) . L at T junc with A59 (caution – fast traffic!) then R on Meagill Lane. Turn R at Greenhow Hill Road and R again on Menwith Hill Road, past Menwith Base then 1st R. Look out for and take L turn signed Kettlesing. R on Staupes Road (signed Kettlesing and Birstwith). Cross over a road junction to Crow Hill Lane. R down unsignposted lane (caution – Pot Holes!).  L at junction with Back Lane to Clapham Green then R to Hampsthwaite (Cafe) Return to Harrogate along Hollins Lane to Killinghall and Knox Bridge.

Medium Plus ride – Gia Margolis, Helen Bevis

Route 108 Wetherby, Cattal, Boroughbridge, 45 miles. Mainly flat.

(Mostly flat.) Hornbeam, Showground, Follifoot, Spofforth L to Little Ribston,R at T junction. L and over A1 to Cowthorpe, continue to X roads where turn L to Cattal. Over bridge turn R, follow road and cross over A59 on to Whixley. Through village and turn R after cricket field, Thorpe Underwood, Great Ouseburn, bear R onto back lane to Upper and Lower Dunsforth, Aldborough, Boroughbridge, return via Roecliffe, bridleway to Copgrove, Farnham, Knaresborough, Harrogate. 

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.