Sunday Ride Out – 21st August 2016 – North Yorks Moors with Coastal Views
Meet Asda lorry park from 9.00 am for 9.30am prompt start.
Leave Harrogate on Wetherby Road, turning left before Spofforth towards Tockwith
Briefly on the B6265 then right, through Little Ouseburn and over the Aldwark Bridge
East from Alne to Sheriff Hutton then Castle Howard for Coffee Stop
From Castle Howard, north east on minor roads to Pickering, turning right for about 6 miles on A170 to Snainton where we will take the Troutsdale road north into the Moors National Park
Fuel stop just before lunch, A171 north of Whitby
Lunch at Victoria Farm Garden Centre Café, north of Whitby
From the lunch stop, we’ll take the A169 briefly to Sleights before turning Right along Eskdaleside, Grosmont and Egton
Route continues west to Castletown and eventually Ingleby Greenhow and the B1257
Turn Left on B1257 towards Helmsley but turning sharp Right before the town with minor roads leading to the A170 just before the top of Sutton Bank
Left on A170 then first Right heading down passed the White Horse and into Kilburn village before continuing on minor roads westwards towards Ripon and the A61. Continue on A61 to Ripley
Ride finishes at Ripley ice cream shop.
David Haywood will lead this ride with Barry Ring as tail-ender.
This is a good mixture of B roads and minor roads with a handful of A roads where necessary.