Wednesday Cycling Group – 9th Feb

We enjoyed a 10 mile (16kM) ride in bright sunshine, most of it on quiet roads with some on Bridleways. Little traffic for the most part making it a quiet outing, with a stop for well earned coffee & cake in Hambledon – thoroughly…

First January Cycle ride

The Monday Cycling group had their first ride of 2022 on 24th Jan. Five stalwart members and a visitor rode just over 5 miles in a loop around the commons. It was chilly and in places the going was tough due to some patches…

Exploring the local countryside

It could be argued that Exploring the Local Countryside is the wrong name for this group as it might give the impression that we spend our time rushing about involving ourselves in something along the lines of orienteering, whereas nothing could be further from…

A superb ride ends in Disaster!

Four of the Monday Cycling Group had a great ride on Hankley Common on Nov 22nd. The route was completely new to all but the leader so was even more enjoyable.  A stop for coffee and a natter in Elstead improved the afternoon even…

October 2021 Amble

This month we explored the area between Witley, Wormley, and Brooks, starting from Church Lane, Witley end.  Again 15 people joined me on this walk. There was a bit of a hill but nothing too strenuous. We had some lovely views.  The path had…

Cycle Monday – first ride of the new seaon

Monday 27th September was scheduled as the first ride of the new season. When I sent a message to the group saying I was happy to lead the ride, all I received in return were varying forms of: “Sorry, can’t make it”. Thinking I…

Woodstreet Amble – September 2021

For our first amble of the 2021/22 program, I thought I would try Woodstreet.  This is a lovely walk but prone to get rather muddy in places. I had recced it the week previously and the path was then rather overgrown with brambles and…

Broadwater to Puttenham

Gertrud Sollars, 12 May: “Proof that we went out today and traversed some rugged terrain!”

Cycling Group

Rodborough Common

Our second ride this year took us from Squires’ car park to Rodborough Common, avoiding as many busy roads as possible, a round trip of six miles. Nine riders of varying experience and fitness on a wide range of different cycles took part. The…