Saturday 28th August 2021 9:30am

Starting from - BL6 7SB, BL6 7SB

This Horwich Ride Social Mixed ride is open for anyone to join

  • 18 miles
  • Hybrid (off road tyres), Hybrid (road tyres)
  • 3 hr 20 mins

Starting point


Ride Leaders - Martin and Lesley Doxsey

Starting at Go Ape we head out of Rivington using quiet roads to join the canal all the way to Wheelton. After a lovely cafe stop we then head back tackling the main incline of the ride ,using roads to return to Rivington.

We'll be riding on mixed terrain - road, trails,canal towpath and some short cobbled sections. Average speed – 7-8 mph Elevation 650 ft

If you have not completed a ride participant form previously for one of the HRS rides, please request one via email [email protected], Facebook messenger or through the lets ride site. Although helmets are only recommended by law and not deemed to be essential, anyone not wearing a helmet will not be able to join the ride unfortunately. We do have bikes and helmets to hire if required. Please email [email protected] for further information . Please bring your spare inner tubes, bike levers and pump (don’t worry about the latter if you don’t have one). A lock would be advisable for the café stop.

First-timers welcome!

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