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.