Across the Ranges

151km cycling event starting from Merton Hall, Ponteland. Controls at Simonburn Tea Rooms, plus 3 information controls.

Scenic route on some of the less travelled roads of Northumberland, through Wark Forest and Troughend Common then crossing the Otterburn Military ranges. Returning down the Coquet valley then south to Ponteland.

(Some late entry places still available 22/7). In addition to Simonburn Tea Rooms, the route passes through Bellingham and Rothbury where there are cafe's, shops and other facilities. It is also planned to have a checkpoint with some food and water on the Otterburn Ranges. Closing date 17/7/18 or before if event is full. Very limited late entry and entry on the day may be available.

Distance:
151 km   in 10h04
Date:
Saturday 28th July 2018
Time:
08:00   to finish by 18:04
Starting from:
Merton Hall, Ponteland
Fee:
£9.00   ( )
Closing date:
Entries now closed.

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Sunrises:
05:06 BST
Sunsets:
21:20 BST
Weather:
Metcheck
Start:
Shown on map below.
Start Map

Facilities:
GPRT (100)
Organiser:
Andy Berne
Body:
Tyneside Vagabonds
Entries to:
(please enter online)
Phone:
Speeds:
15-30 kph
AAA:
1.75
Total Climb:
1950m [1750m for AAA]
Event No:
18-284
Category:
BP
Email:


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Website:
www.ridewithgps.com/routes/27043200
Routesheet:
View & Download 284r.pdf updated 17.07.18
GPS:
Download 284g.zip updated 08.05.18
Route
See outline map below.
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