The ride out for Sunday 28th August, weather permitting, is to Knott End leaving Barton Aerodrome at 10:30hrs.
The route is via A666 to Belmont, M65, M6, M55 and A6 towards Garstang before heading across country on the A586 and A588 to Hambleton and on to Knott End. Lunch will be taken at the Knott End Café.
Distance is approximately 55 miles, riding time 1hr 30min
The return will be via Cockerham with a stop at Wallings ice cream shop. We continue to join the A6 and refuel just outside Catterall (about 72 miles from Barton) before heading for Inglewhite, Longridge and on to Clitheroe. We then take the A59 and A671 before joining A56 and the ride ends at Rising Bridge.
Distance is approximately 50 miles, riding time 1hr 45min
Please be at Barton Aerodrome for 1000 hrs, with a full tank of fuel, briefing at 1020 hrs and a 1030 hrs departure.