Wiltshire Downs and Stourhead

Saturday, 24th March 2018 at 8:15am - 5:30pm

Location: Viridor car park, Priory Bridge Road,TA1 1AP

Our ride starts with a leisurely ride through the Wiltshire town of Mere then a steep 100m climb on to the Downs. We then ride through villages and along a river valley aiming for Stourhead (National Trust) for lunch. Then we cycle past the gardens and climb through woodland and then explore countryside to the south of the A303

Meet at Viridor car park at 08.15 for 08.30 departure. Please write in comments book if you would (a) like/ able offer a lift  and (b) need a space on the trailer. After an hours drive we will park in the service roads adjacent to Hillbrush,Norwood Park,Mere,BA12 6FE and have coffee prior to riding at 10.00hrs

THIS IS A HILLY 35 MILE RIDE WITH 500 metres of climbing

Mere Stourhead (rgps).gpx 

Mere Stourhead (a).pdf 

Mere Stourhead (b).pdf

I suggest that you print both maps

Numbers of riders limited to 16


Displaying 7 comments
at 3:51pm on Friday, 16th March 2018
A space on trailer and lift please
Dilys wrote
at 7:57pm on Thursday, 15th March 2018
Gutted. Would love to have done this, but prior engagement ... Have fun.
Karen wrote
at 12:01pm on Thursday, 15th March 2018
Please may I have a seat in a car and a place on the trailer? Thanks
Stephen wrote
at 8:19am on Thursday, 15th March 2018
I can drive and take 1 bike and 3 people OR need one trailer space and car seat please.
Paul H wrote
at 7:49pm on Tuesday, 13th March 2018
Now it has taken Mandy off and put Paul on instead!
Paul H wrote
at 7:38pm on Tuesday, 13th March 2018
Hi Jonathan,
I would like to go on the Stourhead ride. I have tried to register it via my new, registered e-mail address, but it always comes up as confirming Mandy's request.
Graham wrote
at 6:06am on Sunday, 11th March 2018
Trailer available and will meet at Viridor Car Park


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