Wednesday 21st August 2019 7:00pm

Starting from - Car parking is available in the car park, it is unlimited and free. If for any reason the car park is full, then there is also a car park on School lane and a path that goes from that car park to the starting point

Please be at the start point by 6:45, LE4 4DX

  • 6 miles
  • All bike types
  • 1 hr

Starting point


Starting in the car park opposite the garden centre, this ride will go out of Birstall onto the river and left towards Syston. It will go into Watermead park and around King Lears and John Merricks lakes before coming back towards Birstall. At this point the ride will continue around the Woolly Mammoth lake and then back to the starting point.

Apart from the small amount of road work down to the river, this ride is traffic free. Once on the path next to the river, the route is flat, there is just one hill back up to the car park via the road.

This route will go through Watermead park, around all 3 lakes

5 miles of this route will be traffic free on cycling paths through Watermead park

This ride will be at a leisurely pace with opportunities to stop and take pictures

Helmets are recommended but not compulsory. please bring a drink and a snack plus a spare inner tube for your bike

We never leave anyone behind

Who else is on this ride?

Ride leaders

1 ride participant


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