Sunday 11 August 2019
All welcome on our Holly Bush cycle or come join us for lunch at the Holly Bush pub.
Start time and location and pickup point:
1. Start 10.00 for 10.15 The Maltings, Red Lion Lane, Farnham GU9 7QR.
2. Pick up 10:45 ish Rowledge Co-op, The Square GU10 4AA
Lunch: 12.00 ish at the Holly Bush, Shortfield Common Rd, Frensham, Farnham GU10 3BJ
End: The Maltings, Red Lion Lane, Farnham GU9 7QR.
Distance: Total 16 miles.
From the Maltings, we wiggle our way up to Shortfield Road, turning onto Manley Bridge Road towards Rowledge, where we pick up those wishing to start from the Co-op in the Square.
Heading along Boundary Road we turn off to explore the pretty lanes on our way to Batts Corner, Dockenfield, Pitt Lane and lunch at the Hollybush.
We return via Frensham Little Pond, taking the track through Pierpont Farm, a Countryside Restoration Trust, sustainable farm, (which can be muddy if wet). Reeds road takes us to the Tilford Road. We turn right along Monks Lane and cycle along the Greensand Way track to the Shepherd and Flock.
We end back at the Maltings.
Conditions: Country lanes and quieter roads, a few tracks and maybe a bit of mud at Pierpont. Suitable for all bikes except road bikes with thin tyres.
Bring: Cycle helmet, spare inner tube to fit your tyre
To participate or find out more:
Please e-mail Sue@farnham.humanist.org.uk before Aug Weds 7th
Sue will need to know if you would like:
– to come on the ride
– your starting point
– if cycling is not for you but you would like to join us for lunch
Any problems/delays: please call/text Sue – she will give you her number when you email her