Includes significant traffic free stretch

Meet at Everyone Active, Park Road, Hemel Hempstead. Small car park at the start of Heath Lane, next to tennis courts. Pay & Display car park on Park Road. DO NOT Park in gym car park, you will get a ticket!


Pre Booked (on Lets Ride) SPOKES Members join Katherine ready to leave at 9.30 a      

Ride out  along the Nickey Line, traffic free path to Redbourn and onto Harpenden. Back via Redbourn, Gaddesden Row and Piccotts End. Possible take away refreshment option in Harpenden, or please bring with you any drink or food you may wish to consume on the ride.  Depending on the weather we will seek a suitable place for an outdoor socially distanced refreshment break.

GPX of route at: https://www.strava.com/routes/21193457

A 19 mile Spokes Slow/Medium  pace ride suitable for hybrid, gravel or MTB. NOT road bikes.   

COVID 19 Precautions. 

Follow all government advice.  In particular, please ensure you have all you need for the ride including a spare inner tube, pump and essential tools.  Aim to be self-sufficient in repairing your bike in the event of punctures etc.  Strictly observe the 1-metre rule (not face to face) on the ride, bring and use hand sanitizer. On the ride use handkerchief, tissue or crook of your elbow for coughs, sneezes etc.  A face covering is optional.  Do not join us if you suspect or know you have Covid 19 symptoms.

If you are not a SPOKES Member and still wish to join our rides during this period of restriction to Members only, please join us for the modest subscription of £12 pa (£3 for subsequent family members in the same household).   Details on how to join in “Join SPOKES” tab on this website.