Mountain Biking at Ashton Court and Leigh Woods near Bristol

Mountain Biking at Ashton Court and Leigh Woods near Bristol
Image from meetup.com
Sun 18 October 2020
Sunday 18 October 2020
0:00 AM
Ended

Meet outside Ashton Court Golf Course café (there s a big car park there, cost is £1.20 for the full day) We can do the Ashton Court trail first and then go down to Leigh Woods. All standards and bikes are welcome (excluding road/racing bikes), hybrid bikes with the wider wheels and front suspension or mountain bikes are recommended though. The trails are not as challenging as the Verderers intermediate trail at Cannop in the Forest of Dean but there are some nice technical bits with lots of turns and a few bumps and dips. We can go around the circuits once or twice depending on how individuals feel meeting at the cafe later. There are a couple of Red grade skills sections to try out too if you like.

Bikes and helmets can be hired from Ashton Court if you don t have one, it will be essential to have one of these.
See http://www.pedalprogression.com/ I recommend hiring a bike for 3 hours = £20. Helmet hire = £4. (Bike hire includes helmet hire for free). We ll go around the trails with short breaks or no breaks between sections. The trails are pretty well marked out so no one should get lost :-)

Also we can do each section as fast or slow as you like, waiting at the end of each section for the last person in the group to catch up. Alternately if we have more experienced riders who want to zip off, they can go at their own pace and we can then catch up at the end. There is a café for warm drinks and food afterwards :-) As always I will have a first aid kit with me but would rather not need to use it. By taking part in this we all do so at our own risk and we each take on responsibility for our own safety and any injuries if we fall off.

This event will be in conjunction with the Stroud and Cheltenham groups.

462 Views - 19/10/2020 Last update
food
Ashton Court, Abbots Leigh Road,
Bristol, , BS8 3PX, GB
Event from
meetup.com

Are you an event organizer?
Create events for free. They will be immediately recommended to interested users.
Create event

Nearby hotels and apartments

Bristol, , BS8 3PX, GB

Browse other venues in Bristol
Discover now


Discover more events in Bristol
Discover now


Ashton Court, Abbots Leigh Road,
Bristol, , BS8 3PX, GB
Event from
meetup.com


Are you an event organizer?
Create events for free. They will be immediately recommended to interested users.
Create event
  1. Bristol
  2. Mountain Biking at Ashton Court and Leigh Woods near Bristol
 
 
 
 
Your changes have been saved.