Route 45

Brearton via Knaresborough (Some off road) (22 miles)

From Hornbeam go to Knaresborough Low Bridge and turn R on to Abbey Road, L at Wetherby Road, then straight on to Chain Lane then onto Halfpenny Lane.
At roundabout turn R onto Breary Flat Lane. Follow onto Water Lane turning R into Hazelhead Lane then L into Bar Lane.
Turn R onto Boroughbridge Road, bear L towards Farnham. Turn R Farnham Lane then L towards Staveley. Turn L towards Occaney Beck. Just over beck bridge bear L. Follow minor road straight on and it will eventually peter out and join bridleway across field (off road section for 0.5 miles). Join Warren lane into Brearton. Ride through village and turn L towards Knaresborough. L at B6165 for short section of busier road. Take next L towards Scotton. Follow road until Lingerfield then turn R onto Market Flat Lane. Follow route into Scriven and Knaresborough. Return to Harrogate by preferred route