Mudguards are now required to ride with the club. We’re riding clockwise to the West of York, heading out to Copmanthorpe, Colton, Appleton Roebuck and Bolton Percy. Then we’re heading over the newly re-opened Tadcaster bridge and carry on to Bramham. North from there to Clifford, Boston Spa and Walton. Up to Tockwith then East through, Long Marston, Hutton Wandesley, Angram, Askham Richard and Askham Bryan. In to York up Tadcaster Road for an optional cafe stop at Cycle Heaven.
Mudguards are now required to ride with the club. The club ride this Sunday is clockwise to the West of York. Leaving Tesco towards Askham Bryan, Healaugh, Wighill, Wetherby and Spofforth. Then back East through North Deighton, Cowthorpe, Tockwith, Long Marston and Rufforth. Back in to York via Acomb and over the Millenium bridge for an optional cafe stop at Cycle Heaven.
Forecast at the moment to be a chilly start with 15mph wind from the North West. The route this Sunday heads in to the wind West from Tesco through Askham Bryan and Askham Richard. North through Rufforth and towards Hessay then West to Tockwith. Hopefully the wind behind us South to Thorpe Arch, Boston Spa and Clifford for a small climb at Windmill Hill. East from there to Tadcaster, walking over the bridge and carrying on to Bolton Percy and Appleton Roebuck. Back in to York through Bishopthorpe and over the Millenium bridge for an optional cafe stop at Cycle Heaven.
We’re starting from Tesco going anti clockwise to the Northwest of York. A little longer ride than normal to try stay off busy roads and ride some new ones. Heading West through Askham Bryan, Askham Richard and Hutton Wandesley. Over the road through Long Marston, Tockwith and Cowthorpe. North through Little Ribston, skirting round Knaresborough towards Farnham. Eastwards to Arkendale, Great Ouseburn and over the toll bridge through Linton on Ouse, Newton on Ouse, Beningbrough Hall and Overton. Then carefully crossing the A19 coming in to York at Bootham for an optional cafe stop for coffee & cake at Your Bike Shed.
Sunday’s club ride looks another sunny one after a chilly start. We’re heading West out through Rufforth (avoiding the Vale of York run). Then once off the main road we head through Long Marston, Tockwith and over the river to Cattal. Then onwards and upwards through Whixley for a bit on the main road, before much quieter ones through Marton Cum Grafton, to our Northern most point at Aldwark. A good descent South from there to Lower Dunsforth, Upper Dunsforth and Great Ouseburn. Heading East from there over the Toll Bridge and briskly through Linton on Ouse, Newton on Ouse and through Beningbrough Hall estate. Keeping off the main road through the back roads at Overton and a straight finish from there back to York. Optional Cafe visit afterwards for Coffee and cake. Unless anybody wants to stop off in Beningbrough.
Sundays club ride has a mix of roads. Heading West through Askham Bryan and Askham Richard. Then dodging potholes through Angram and Hutton Wandesley. Over the road to Long Marston, Tockwith and Cowthorpe. A couple of bridges and a left turn South for North Deighton and Kirk Deighton. Taking care at the busy roundabout after Wetherby heading to Collingham for a climb hiding round the corner 🙂 Some nice quiet roads from there again watching out for a couple of potholes and oncoming cars as it’s single track. Dropping down in to Bramham for another short sharp climb continuing East. A nice sprint section down in to Tadcaster, taking care over the new footbridge. A right turn for Oxton and Bolton Percy, then back in to York through Colton and Copmanthorpe. 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.
Sundays ride takes us on familiar roads to the West of York. Heading out towards Copmanthorpe, Bilbrough. Then South through Colton towards Appleton Roebuck. Then West through Bolton Percy, Oxton and Tadcaster. Then on through Healaugh, Askham Richard and back out up to Long Marston past the monument. Through Bilton in Ainsty, Bickerton then back towards York through Tockwith and Hessay. Hopefully the wind assists us back on the A59 for an optional stop at a cafe for coffee & cake afterwards.
Sundays ride will see us head West out of York through Askham Bryan, Askham Richard, Angram, Hutton Wandesley, Tockwith and Cowthorpe. Then winding back East through Washford, Hunsingore, Cattal, Kirk Hammerton, Long Marston and Rufforth. An optional stop at a cafe for coffee & cake afterwards.
Sundays ride will see us head south out of York through Bishopthorpe, Acaster Malbis, Appleton Roebuck, Bolton Percy, Oxton, Tadcaster, Boston Spa, Thorp Arch, Bickerton, Tockwith, Long Marston, and Rufforth, before heading back to York for coffee & cake.