Originally posted as a Guided Ride led by Yves this ride, due to ill health, is now a Social Ride led by Peter.
A post Xmas ride to Hemel Hempstead and Gaddesden including a Dodds Lane and Piper's Hill circuit. We will proceed counter-clockwise on both loops of the route which has 2,079 feet of climbs with notable climbs on Dodds Lane at 13.8 miles 9%, Piper's Hill at 19.3 miles 10% and Feldon Lane at 26.3 miles 12%.
At 21 miles there will be a refreshment stop in Frithsden at the Alford Arms.
This Spokes medium pace ride (9-11mph average) is organised by Spokes SW Herts Cycling Group. If you enjoy the ride please consider joining Spokes and support our campaign for better routes for cyclists in South West Herts. You'll find details at http://www.spokesgroup.org.uk/about/
. On the same website, you will also find our calendar of planned rides.