Route 187

Darley, Thornthwaite, Menwith, 27 miles. Version 2 – less hilly

Hornbeam, Greenway, Ripley, Hollybank Woods, Birstwith, Darley. Continue to Darley Head (B6451) turn L. At X-roads turn R to Thornthwaite. L up Day Lane [opp. Garage]. L at T junction at top along Menwith Hill Road. Straight over X-roads. Pass 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 or the Greenway.