We’re riding anti clockwise to the West of York. Heading out through Acomb on to Wetherby Road to Rufforth and turning off at Long Marston. Quieter roads to Tockwith, Cowthorpe and Spofforth. A short section on A658 then turning slowly East through Kirkby Overblow, Sicklinghall with wind assistance through Wetherby, Healaugh and Askham Bryan then in to York up Tadcaster Road with an optional cafe stop at Cycle Heaven.
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We’re heading to Sicklinghall and Spofforth this Sunday. Leaving West from Tesco in at least 2 groups to Askham Bryan, Healaugh, Wighill, Walton and through Wetherby. Carrying on to Sicklinghall and Clap Gate. North from there to Kirkby Overblow, briefly on the A658 and turning East to Spofforth and down a nice quiet lane. Hopefully the wind helps us back in to York through North Deighton, Cowthorpe, Tockwith, Long Marston, Rufforth and in to York at Holgate. An optional Cafe visit afterwards for coffee and cake.
Sundays ride takes us on familiar roads to the West of York and then some new ones. Heading out through Askham Bryan, Healaugh, Wighill, Thorpe Arch, and Boston Spa. New roads and a steady climb to Collingham, Linton, Sicklinghall, Barrowby and Kirkby Overblow. Then winding back towards York through Spofforth, North Deighton, Cowthorpe, Tockwith, Long Marston and Rufforth. Stop at a cafe for coffee & cake afterwards.