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

Route 77 OFF ROAD to Lindley Wood Reservoir (20 miles)

Route Map 23 miles. 50% off-road. Mountain bikes only.
Hornbeam, Beckwithshaw, Norwood Lane, turn L at Stainburn Forest car park, turn R along bridle path shortly after gate, continue through forest to B6451. Turn L for fast descent. Just before Lindley Wood Reservoir turn L along track (NB. this broad track is designated as a footpath, so treat pedestrians with extra courtesy!). At far end of reservoir, turn L onto Cinder Lane and climb hill. Turn L & L again through Lindley, and then through gate into Stainburn Forest. Just before the gate at the car park, turn R onto bridle path which later leads onto farm track. Cross B6161 Otley Road onto bridle path to Greenmires Lane. Pass Almscliffe Crag into North Rigton. Turn R into Beeston's Lane, follow bridle path to Brackenthwaite Lane. After short distance take bridle path to Hill Foot Lane. Through Burn Bridge, Church Lane, turn R at All Saints Court and follow bridle path to Stone Rings Lane. Turn L onto Leeds Road. R into Fulwith Mill Lane, turn L to take bridle path to Hookstone Road.

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.