Route Link: CATRB GPX
Distance: 44 miles
Elevation: 3,300 ft
Moving time: Approx 3.5 – 3.75 Hours // Total Time approx 4 hours-4.25 Hours. (very approximate dependent on rider pace and general stops – allows for brief stops/traffic/mechanicals etc.)
Start: 09:00 at St Mary’s Flower Park, Prestwich
Post Ride: Simister – The Same Yet Inn. You’ll have earned it. 3,300ft of climbing and 44 miles in your legs. Ride ends here so please know your own way back.
Route is a 44 mile cracker over Blackstone and Saddleworth, taking in some familiar areas but with a few new climbs. Most notably, Ripponden Old Bank. 12% average gradient and cobbles. Ooch, ooch.
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Safety and Ride Updates:
Here’s a link to some important information/safety stuff about our rides, please have a read before attending our rides. https://allezprestwich.co.uk/ride-information-safety-tips/
Also, please visit the website, Facebook or Twitter channels periodically, and especially the day of the ride, to ensure nothing has changed. We sometimes have to make weather enforced changes to start times or in extremes may even have to cancel rides.