Mainly roads with some cycle ways
Meet at Riverside Park, Riverside Road, Watford (Street parking nearby)
Pre Booked SPOKES Members (limit 6 including Leader) Join Peter ready for a 10.00 a.m. start
Ride out via Chandlers Cross, Chipperfield, Studham. Return via Redbourn, Gorhambury Estate (if open) and Bricket Wood. Mainly quiet roads with some cycle ways and a short stretch of the busy A5183. 2136 feet of climbing, some challenging. Provisional plan is a pub stop in Studham but may change to a BYO picnic.
A 47 mile Spokes Medium pace ride suitable for any Bike.
The provisional route is here: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/33517532. It may change after I reconnoitre or if Gorhambury Estate does not reopen.
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. Bring a drink for the ride and, if you wish, a snack for the socially distanced refreshment break. 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.