Easy Riders-Short Saturday Rides

Grab your bike and join us every Saturday for 15 miles (maximum) of relaxed social cycling from Roundhay Park, Leeds. We ride at the pace of the slowest rider, so no-one is left behind!

Meet every Saturday at the main car park (former tram terminus for Roundhay Park), at the junction of Prince’s Avenue and Lidgett Park Road (near main park gates / skate park), Leeds LS8.

Approaching Eccup Resevoir.
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Resevoir to the left of the main road.
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Crossing to cafe stop at Tropical World, Roundhay.
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Easy Riders meet every Saturday 10.15 a.m. at the Old Tram terminus, Roundhay park.
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On route through Roundhay to Moortown.
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Two new riders stop for a coffee break.
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Traffic junction at Moortown, Leeds.
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Rest stop on route to Eccup Resevoir.
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Water supply from the resevoir.
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Leaving Eccup on route back to Roundhay.
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Map

 

LCAG EasyRiders

 

Arrive from 10.15am, the ride starts 10:30am.

Allow a couple of hours for a gentle, sociable ride, followed by an optional café stop at the end.

Wet weather? Check our facebook page for the latest updates.

 
 
 
 
 
 

Check out some of the photos from these short rides here…

Roundhay Park to Shadwell, Whinmoor, Thorner – 14 miles

Roundhay Park to Wyebeck Valley & Temple Newsam Park – 12 miles

Roundhay Park to Shadwell and Thorner – 12 miles

 

Route information

Week NoNo Miles Route DescriptionLink to route map
11.012.1Eccup village and returnhttp://www.gmap-pedometer.com/?r=5011554
1.113.9Eccup, Harewood, Wyke, 2km on A6, perh not for absolute beginnershttp://www.gmap-pedometer.com/?r=5196136
1.213.5Golden Acre Park, use bridleway opp. King Lanehttp://www.gmap-pedometer.com/?r=5362139
22.012.8Temple Newsam via Wyke Valley Way and Coltonhttp://www.gmap-pedometer.com/?r=5164831
33.014.3Wyke, Rigton Green, Scarcrofthttp://www.gmap-pedometer.com/?r=5184792
3.19.6Elmete, Shadwell, Wyke, Slaid Hillhttp://www.gmap-pedometer.com/?r=5004337
44.011.1Thorner and Scarcrofthttp://www.gmap-pedometer.com/?r=5011491
4.113.6Thorner and Rigton Greenhttp://www.gmap-pedometer.com/?r=5011453
55.012.9Eccup via Adelhttp://www.gmap-pedometer.com/?r=5163838
5.114.5Adel and Harewood (still under development)http://www.gmap-pedometer.com/?r=5196121
66.012.3Temple Newsam via Wyke Beck Valley Way and Pontefract Lanehttp://www.gmap-pedometer.com/?r=5005941
77.010.9Wyke & through the ford to Shadwellhttp://www.gmap-pedometer.com/?r=5054160
7.111.1Elmete Lane (or Weatherby Rd) Shadwell, Wykehttp://www.gmap-pedometer.com/?r=5011381
88.012.9Bardsey, Rigton Green, Thornerhttp://www.gmap-pedometer.com/?r=5153154
8.110.9Shadwell, Thorner, Red Hall Lanehttp://www.gmap-pedometer.com/?r=5054178
Spare13.3Alwoodley Cycle Routehttp://www.gmap-pedometer.com/?r=5322134
13.7Frank's route to the centre (Alwoodley Cycle Route)http://www.gmap-pedometer.com/?r=5059296
15.9Collingham – Warning! over 15 mileshttp://www.gmap-pedometer.com/?r=5059343

 

For more information telephone Allan, Membership Secretary, evenings & weekends 0113 262 2328.

Photographs by Steve Jones

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