Route 166

Cobby Syke Road, Meagill Lane, Menwith, Staupes (28 miles)

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. 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.