HAB Sunday 19th June Group Ride Out

Steady Lads-It’s Just a Ride Out

Start – Dragon Lorry Park, Harrogate 9.00am for 9.15 am prompt start.

  • Harrogate out on Ripon road to Boroughbridge via Lingerford.
  • Boroughbridge to Aldwark [Toll Bridge-Free for motorcycles].
  • Aldwark to Alne,  join A19 then pick up B1363 to Brandsby.
  • After Brandsby take Right Fork to Hovingham.
  • Hovingham to Slingsby and take Right turn to Castle Howard for Coffee Stop.

[50 miles]

  • After coffee Left turn to pick up A64 then 1st Right to Kirkham Abbey.
  • Onto Langton then North Grimston and take Left Fork onto B1253.
  • Straight over staggered crossroads at Duggleby.
  • Through West & East Lutton, Weaverthorpe, cross over the junction with B1249.
  • Wold Newton – Burton Fleming then Hunmanby for lunch at the White Swan Pub.

[35 miles]

  • Leave Hunmanby, (possible fuel stop) join A165 and left @ roundabout to Filey.
  • Into Filey town centre for a ride along the Coastal Promenade.
  • From Filey rejoin the A165 for Scarborough.
  • Straight through Scarborough over Valley Bridge [known as “The Suicide Bridge”].
  • Keep on A165 heading out to Whitby.
  • After Cloughton [Approx 20 miles] left turn onto Helwath Road for “Harwood Dale Forest Drive”.
  • Continue on through to “Dalby Forest Drive” [Approx 18 miles].
  • Exit Dalby Forest and turn left toward Thornton-le Dale.
  • Possible stop at Thornton-le-Dale for a famous Ice-Cream and a look at Mathewsons of Bangers & Cash fame!!
  • Continue on A170 to Pickering then Kirbymoorside [Possible fuel stop].
  • Continue on A170 to Helmsley, Sutton Bank, then Thirsk.
  • Left at roundabout in Thirsk to join the A19 then immediate right to join the A168.
  • Take left filter lane to stay on the A168 to Borougbridge for route end at Morrisons.

[96 miles]

Total 181 miles. Please come with full tanks and empty bladders !!

Note:  Time permitting, possible detour to “Olivers Mount” for a circuit of the racing track/road, then ride along Scarborough Seafront, South & North Beach promenades to rejoin the A165 towards Whitby.

Rideout Leader – Roy Beniston  mobile:  07539 690 274

T.E.C  (Morning) Barry Ring mobile:  07847 786 608 (Afternoon) Paul Dresser 07515 910 223

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