Full mudguards are required to ride with the club until the clocks change at the end of March. We’re riding Clockwise to the West of York. The number of groups, will depend on the number of people riding.
Current forecast suggests potential ice in places with temperatures down to 3-4C, 15mph wind from the West to help us back in to York. Heading out over the Millennium Bridge then South through Bishopthorpe to then head in to the wind to Copmanthorpe, Colton, Bilbrough and out to Wetherby. Up to North Deighton to turn East with the wind behind us to Cowthorpe, Long Marston and a section on the B1224 all the way back in to York.
Optional Coffee stop after the ride at Cycle Heaven.
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 West to avoid an Event taking place in Brandsby. Leaving Tesco on the Planets ride to Naburn and on to Stillingfleet. We then go over Cawood bridge (closing later this year), Ryther, Ulleskelf, Towton and Aberford. We then head North taking care over the A64 roundabout to Bramham, Clifford, Toulston and dismountingto cross the walkway at Tadcaster. Back in to York through Catterton, Askham Bryan and Acomb. With an optional cafe stop for coffee & cake at Your Bike Shed.