Long Rides

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Long Ride to Bolton Abbey

Jon will lead this Sunday's long ride (53 miles) to Bolton Abbey.

Start point - 9.30am at the City Square.  Pick-up point at 10.00am at Lawnswood Roundabout.

Route description: From City square through Headingley to Lawnswood (pickup at 10am) then on Otley Old road to join the West Yorkshire Cycle route (WYCR) to Ilkley (possible coffee stop).  Climbing out of Ilkley via Cocking Lane (still on the WYCR) to Asket Hill, Draughton,  Halton East to Bolton Abbey.  Return via Beamsley, Askwith and Otley.  Full route on link below

Long Ride - Knaresborough

This Sunday's ride will be led by Frank to Knaresborough.

If you have any queries please contact longrides[at]leedscyclingcampaign.co.uk and we will be happy to help.

Start point - 9.00am at the City Square, with a secondary pick-up point at Moortown Co-op.

Route description -  via Eccup, Arthington, Farnley, Norwood, Beckwithshaw, Harrogate, Knaresborough (lunch). Return by Kirk Deighton, Wetherby, Collingham, high  road to Scarcroft, Slaid Hill.

Long Ride - York

John will lead a long (50 mile) ride to York.  Probably there will be a mid-morning cafe stop and then later a lunch stop, but e-mail us (longrides[at]leedscyclingcampaign.co.uk) to confirm if you wish.

If you have not cycled with this group before you will be made very welcome!  No 'elite' cycling, bikes or clothing required!  If you have a normal bike and can cycle reasonably steadily you should be fine.  It's reasonably flat going to York.

Start - 9.00am, Leeds City Square.  Second meeting point - Crossgates (by the Library/'gates' roundabout) at 9.30am.