- This event has passed.
Saturday off-road ride to Piddington
Saturday, 1 October 2022 - 10:30am
Use Hill Road car park. Note, some spaces are 2 hrs only, others allow all day parking.
A return to the Chilterns for a challenging MTB ride 75% off road. Most of the climbing in the first half of the ride.
The map is an embedded link from Ride with GPS. You can zoom in to see the route in as much detail as you like. For example, you can zoom in (using the + sign) to see exactly where the start is. If you’d like to see the distances, go to the Ride with GPS website by clicking on “View Full Version” (top left of map).
Fantastic weather and great company made this ride, and of course the amazing woodland tracks and scenery as the leaves start to turn. Having to walk up a couple of the steepest and roughest parts and a couple of punctures couldn’t detract. It was felt that this should become a fixture in the ride calendar – perhaps twice – in Spring AND Autumn. Nice pizzas at a new pub in Piddington (Bucks!) and a cuppa back at the Spire & Spoke just added to the overall experience.
Ride venues and times
|Spire & Spoke, Watlington|| 10:30am
Meet 10am for coffee and/or extra breakfast
|Dashwood Arms, Piddington|| 12:30pm
For about an hour.
|Spire & Spoke, Watlington|| 3:30pm
|All of the times (apart from the start time) are approximate only, as weather or punctures may affect them.|
Ride options and attendance
Please note: you need to log in to see the list of people who attended the ride.
|The pace listed above is the average pace we do, so in general when cycling along the flat we will go a bit faster than the average pace. Please be aware of this if you are wondering whether you will be able to keep up on the ride.|