Please note anyone booked on the 2020 postponed trip will be automatically listed for this trip. If you need to cancel please let Colin know. 

YORK (Pickering)    


Sunday 4th September – Thursday 8th September


Please note this trip was postponed from 2020 and is fully subscribed - if you would like to go on a reserves list please let Julie Palmer know.


I have 15 rooms reserved at The Best Western Hotel in Pickering for 4 nights as follows and does not include breakfasts:


8 x Standard Double Rooms    £108 per night

1 x Standard Twin Room        £108 per night

3 x Executive Double Rooms    £121.50 per night

3 x Superior Double Rooms    £135 per night  (of which I have one!)


Deposit is £50 per person – the deposit is not refundable but will be taken off the total cost of your room.


I shall be departing from Runnymede Café on Sunday 4th September 2020 at 8.45 prompt and hope to be at the Hotel in Pickering by approx. 3pm (traffic permitting).


The ride up will be split into 3 periods:

From Runnymede Café to Forest East Services at Leicester (M1) 104 miles approx. 1hr 45mins  (Stop time and Refuel approx. 1hr).


To Darrington (Hungry Horse) 82 miles approx. 1hr 20mins (A1M). (Stop time 1hr).


To Pickering 55 miles approx. 1hr 15mins.  (Refuel next to Hotel, Book in – Meal in Hotel Sunday evening).


I shall be going on 3 different rides:-

  • To Whitby – Scenic Route there and Cross Country return. (Stop in Whitby 2hrs 30 mins. Free time)
  • Cross Country to Straithe – Lunch in Country Pub.
  • Ride in to York. (Stay 3-4 hrs. Free time).  Back Cross Country. Evening meal in local pub in Pickering for all of us (separate room upstairs)!!

The ride home next day – stop for breakfast at Toby Carvery.