Sunday 19th July 2015 10:00am

Starting from - Wythenshawe Forum Centre, Forum Square, Wythenshawe, Manchester, Greater Manchester, M22 5RX . Read more at http://www.goskyride.com/SCG/GroupDetails?GroupID=399#iFf3OTiHb2fmwPJF.99, M22 5RX

This ride is limited to members of Oldham Fuddy Muckers group only

  • 8 miles
  • Mountain Bike, Hybrid (road tyres), Road
  • 1 hr 45 mins

Starting point

M22 5RX

Wythenshawe Forum Centre, Forum Square, Wythenshawe, Manchester, Greater Manchester, M22 5RX . Read more at http://www.goskyride.com/SCG/GroupDetails?GroupID=399#iFf3OTiHb2fmwPJF.99

Ride details Basic Information Event Name Manchester Airport Orbital Cycleway Ride Level Ride Steady City Manchester Route Name Manchester Airport Orbital Cycleway Description If you're happy enough riding a bike but feel a bit rusty, or if you just fancy the chance to ride in a relaxed way with friends and family, then Ride Steady is for you. It's all designed to give you a rewarding cycling experience at a slow to leisurely pace. A ride with a difference, skirting the perimeter of Manchester Airport on eight miles of quiet lanes, cycle paths and off-road trails. From the gentle rolling cycleway, you'll be able to watch the arrivals and departures at one of the UK's busiest airports, while the airport's viewing park and the tourist hotspot of Quarry Bank Mill provide the stopping points. Due to the mixed nature of the route's surfaces, road bikes with narrow tyres are not advised. Distance (miles) 8.20 Type (traffic free etc) Traffic Free and Suburban Roads Design Circular Average Speed Leisurely (7-8 mph) Estimated Cycling Duration (mins) 75 Estimate Duration Total (mins) 115 Age restriction None Route Details Download route map KML GPX View Map Download route card (PDF file) Download Bike Suitability All bike types Suitable for child trailers Yes Sights of interest AIRPORT VIEWING PARK WITH CONCORDE AND NIMROD. Stopping points Manchester Airport Aviation viewing park. Other information Meet at Wythenshawe Forum paved area outside the main doors under the "Forum" sign. Start/Finish Point Information Name Manchester Airport Orbital Cycleway Address Wythenshawe Forum Centre, Forum Square, Wythenshawe, Manchester, Greater Manchester, M22 5RX . Changing Facilities Available No Changing Facilities Location Toilets Available Yes Toilets Location Wythenshawe Forum Car Parking Available Yes Car Parking Location Wythenshawe Forum Nearest Train Station Heald Green Station, 1 mile M22 5RX Read more at http://www.goskyride.com/SCG/GroupDetails?GroupID=399#iFf3OTiHb2fmwPJF.99

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