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Andy Brook
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mountain biking


Baildon Moor

A short ride from Saltaire over Baildon Moor. Mostly off road.

Cookridge - Golden Acre Park

An easy bike ride on and off road from Cookridge (near Horsforth station, out to Golden Acre Park returning to Cookridge.
mtb (3/5)

Gisburn Forest

Gisburn Forest - Red Route Highlights include the gnarly rocks of Whelpstone Crag and the roller coaster ride down Hully Gully.
mtb (4/5)

Harewood & Eccup Reservoir

A good bike ride from Horsforth, through Bramhope & Arthington, through Harewood estate, around Eccup reservoir and back to Horsforth.
mtb (3/5)

Harewood MTB (Evans Cycle)

Logged GPS route from Evans Ride It at Harewood this weekend. A good ride on and off road with plenty of challenging & technical bits to keep you happy.

Horbury - Crigglestone Tunnel - Woolley - Horbury

Nice MTB route following single track/road. Stop off and view the old Crigglestone Tunnel.

Horbury - Emley

A 19mile round trip from Horbury to Emley Moor mast and back, mostly off road.
MTB (4/5)

Horbury - Middlestown - Overton - Thornhill Edge - Horbury

A good on & off road cycle starting in Horbury, up to Middlestown, into Emroyd woods before heading up to Overton, up past the mining museum to Upper Denby before headinto Thornhill Edge & back home.
MTB (4/5)

Horbury - Portobello - Sandal Castle - Pugneys - Horbury

A nice ride from Horbury to Wakefield to Portobello, Sandall Castle and Pugneys before heading back to Horbury.

Horbury - Thornhill Edge - Middlestown - Horbury

A quick night ride on and off road. Some wicked paths to test your technical riding skills (roots/cambers/etc)

Horbury (Circular Route)

A quick 10mile route starting from Horbury, visiting Ossett Rocks, Thornhill/Thornhill Edge, Overthorpe & Ravensthorpe before returning to Horbury.
MTB (3/5)

Horbury Bull Cliff Woods

A short ride involving exploring some interesting bits in the woods

Horbury Royston

A long muddy pedal around old canals and railways in the depths of winter.

Horbury to Heath

Nice little ride using mainly cycle paths & roads, for cyclists of all abilities.
MTB (3/5)

Horbury to Heath (2)

Nice little ride using mainly cycle paths & roads, for cyclists of all abilities.
MTB (3/5)

Horsforth - Golden Acre Park - LB Airport

A nice ride from Horsforth around Golden Acre Park, then across to LBA (around the cheeky footpath which borders the runway), then back to Horsforth.
mtb (3/5)

Horsforth - Harewood Loop

Off road route from Horsforth train station to Harewood and surrounding area.
MTB (4/5)

Horsforth - Harrogate - Horsforth

A nice route from Horsforth train station to Harrogate and back, using side and main roads.
road bike (3/5)

Ladybower (Derbyshire)

Route taken from MBR guide, shortened slightly to allow us time for a pint before leaving.

Leeds - Harewood

A route from Leeds (almost centre) through Kiskstall,Tinshill & Cookridge before descending past Golden Acre Park, Eccup, the Emmerdale set, into Harewood grounds, then back into Cookridge & Horsforth
mtb (3/5)

Long Road Ride

A long road route from Horsforth Train Station, heading out through Bramhope, out to Pateley Bridge, Bolton Abbey, through Ilkley and back to Horsforth.

Quick local ride

Circular route from Horbury via the lagoon, BMX track, Navigation, then using the canal footpath to the Brewers Pride before returning to Horbury.
MTB (2/5)

Ribblehead Loop

A fab ride taking in views of Ribblehead Viaduct & Whernside & Ingleborough. Hard work but worth it!
mtb (4/5)

Route from Leeds city centre to Horbury (Wakefield)

Long bike ride from Leeds city train station, out to Temple Newsam, to Garforth, to Castleford, through Oulton & Robin Hood,into Wakefield before arriving at Horbury.
MTB (4/5)


Collections are several routes linked by a common theme.


All routes based from Horbury