Easingwold to Ampleforth 15th May 2024

Starting Venue:Easingwold
Route Length:25 miles
Climbing:2000ft
Route Description:A short route through the Howardian Hills taking in Ampleforth and Byland Abbeys, Coxwold and Shandy Hall. Great views of the North York Moors to the north. A few hills through pretty villages and countryside and mainly quiet lanes.
Travel Time:50 minutes (25 miles from Harrogate)
Car Parking:Galtres Leisure Centre, Crabmill Lane; free All Day.
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Facilities at Start:Free toilets and a number of coffee shops at Market Place (What3Words:  ///lasts.emerald.certainly) in the centre of Easingwold.
The plan is to meet in the Curious Table coffee shop on the south side of Market Place.
Coffee Stop:No planned coffee stop.
Lunch Stop:Ampleforth Abbey Tea Rooms
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Depart:Assemble at the Curious Table coffee shop on the south side of Market Place for a start at 9:45am.