gathering of the recumbent 22/5

Discussion in 'Recumbents, Trikes and HPVs' started by markg0vbr, 6 May 2010.

  1. markg0vbr

    markg0vbr Über Member

    Location:
    rawmarsh rotherham
    I am doing a mini trikeonaut holiday, 20th to the 23rd so will be in castelton / hathersige on the 22nd just wondering if a ride up to the top of ladybower or any of the surrounding villagers would interest anyone? :smile:

    the list
    Redmountduo and Trikaholic John and Dawn Redmount roller
    trickletreat and son
    plantfit roger
    3tyretrackterry trice explorer
    me on the quest

    the ride will be,the travellers rest to the end of lady bower total clime of about 1120ft 11.5 miles coming back 1100ft of dissent [​IMG] for a total of 22 miles, all on back roads and around the dam the road is closed to cars
    9:30 for a 10:00 am launch


    The Travellers Rest,
    Brough Lane Head, Brough, Nr. Bradwell,
    Hope Valley, Derbyshire, S33 9HG
    http://www.sallydog.co.uk/travellersrest/
     
  2. Redmountduo

    Redmountduo Über Member

    Would imagine that the Redmountduo and Trikaholic would be up for this one.
     
  3. trickletreat

    trickletreat Senior Member

    Location:
    solihull
    Hi guys,

    We are away the weekends either side of this, but might be able to do a ride on the Saturday/ Sunday if we get are act together on the Saturday/Sunday...so a possible maybe:smile:
     
  4. plantfit

    plantfit Veteran

    Location:
    Lincolnshire
    Sounds good to me Mark, keep me posted

    Roger
     
  5. 3tyretrackterry

    3tyretrackterry Active Member

    Location:
    East Midlands UK
    i may be up for that depending on FIL car and wether i can borrow it

    Hathersage is nearer for me by 10 mile at 1hr 28min
    castleton will take me 1hr 43 min
    these times according to aa route finder
     
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    markg0vbr

    markg0vbr Über Member

    Location:
    rawmarsh rotherham
    pick one

    ok i was thinking of setting off from the travellers rest on hope road.
    then bradwell, wardlow, eyam, hathersage and back to the travellers total 16miles 1200ft of climbing there is a good café at wardlow and a real ale pub.:cheers:
    or the travellers to the end of lady bower total clime of about 1120ft 11.5 miles coming back 1100ft of dissent :biggrin: for a total of 22 miles, all on back roads and around the dam the road is closed to cars.

    or set-off from the bottom of the dam (a6013) 17miles 750ft of clime. 50% on closed road

    all a 10am set off
     
  7. 3tyretrackterry

    3tyretrackterry Active Member

    Location:
    East Midlands UK
    not fussed
    if the weathers good the longer the better make sure there plenty of downhills
    am going to ask FIL tomorrow i am on nights at present
     
  8. trickletreat

    trickletreat Senior Member

    Location:
    solihull
    Looks like I will join you, with my son. deb can't make it...some one threw water over her!

    IMG_5699.jpg
     
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    markg0vbr

    markg0vbr Über Member

    Location:
    rawmarsh rotherham
    any one having a problem with the date of this ride there will be one on Sunday 13th of June.




    :biggrin: tikeonauts will always do it horizontally
     
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    markg0vbr

    markg0vbr Über Member

    Location:
    rawmarsh rotherham
    the list
    Redmountduo and Trikaholic John and Dawn Redmount roller
    trickletreat and son
    plantfit roger
    3tyretrackterry trice explorer
    me on the quest

    the ride will be,the travellers rest to the end of lady bower total clime of about 1120ft 11.5 miles coming back 1100ft of dissent [​IMG] for a total of 22 miles, all on back roads and around the dam the road is closed to cars
    9:30 for a 10:00 am launch


    The Travellers Rest,
    Brough Lane Head, Brough, Nr. Bradwell,
    Hope Valley, Derbyshire, S33 9HG
    http://www.sallydog.co.uk/travellersrest/
     
  11. plantfit

    plantfit Veteran

    Location:
    Lincolnshire
    Hi Mark and all the other trike pilots,

    looks like I've been volunteered to work on the 22nd but it looks like I can make the 13th, fingers crossed

    Roger
     
  12. trickletreat

    trickletreat Senior Member

    Location:
    solihull
    Sorry guys, not able to come and play as my transporter has let me down.
    Nigel
     
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    markg0vbr

    markg0vbr Über Member

    Location:
    rawmarsh rotherham
    we are setting off 200 yards from the train station. you would have to set off at 7:30 and change trains three times. :biggrin:
    never mind i hope you can make the next one. or there will be York rally on weekend of 18th June there will be ride outs all weekend :laugh:
     
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    markg0vbr

    markg0vbr Über Member

    Location:
    rawmarsh rotherham
    all packed up and ready for tomorrow. i will be off for about 9am, so will be away from computer until Sunday. for anyone coming on Saturday please bring soup and socks but no holey medals :sad:
     
  15. Redmountduo

    Redmountduo Über Member

    unfortunatley we will be away at the weekend and so must pass this time, :sad:
     
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