10 Jul 2009

Pedal for Your Picnic - 12 Mile Ride - 11 July 2009

11 July 2009
10:30 AM until 04:00 PM

A circular route through the site of the new Heartwood Forest (12miles / 19.3km)

A meandering, circular route through the new Woodland Trust Heartwood Forest site, via Harpenden Common and Rothamsted, and part of the Nickey Line. Off-road sections. Share a picnic en route (weather permitting!) or enjoy a cosy pub lunch. Bring a picnic or some money for food at the pub.
Meet at the Roman Museum car park, St Michael's Street, St Albans (Verulamium Park). There is a charge for car parking.

Contact Doug Nevell (St Albans Cycle Campaign)01582 762120

Grid Ref 513640E 207250N (TL 136 072)

Two more rides in this series led by Doug later this year are

09 August 2009 10:00 AM until 04:30 PM 22miles around St Albans
12 September 2009 10:30 AM until 04:30 PM 14miles circular route includes Grand Union Canal

In case I don't get around to reminding you nearer the time,
you can find details of these on line [HERE] & [HERE]
Or Use the booklet 'Walks & More' in any Library
Or contact Doug as above.


Anonymous said...

Hi I am intrested in what happens on one of these Picnic rides, 22 miles sounds like a fun distance for a fun rider like I am, does the ride take all that time (most of the day), how many riders are there on the day and what should I bring along ?

All the best

STACC Tom said...

Clinton, Yes the pace is family friendly so would take all day.
Doug the leader will be happy to answer all your questions if you phone him.