Rides Calendar


There will be up to five rides each Wednesday. With a few, specified, exceptions all depart from Exhibition Square at 9.30 prompt. The distance and pace of rides differs between groups and through the seasons.  As a guide:

  • Group 1: Faster Group
    Average Speed 13 – 15 mph
    Summer Distance 75 – 100 miles (elevenses & lunch stops)
    Winter Distance 50 – 65 miles (lunch only)
  • Group 1A: Medium Group
    Average Speed 12 – 14 mph
    Summer Distance 70 – 100 miles (Picnic lunch with elevenses stop at leader’s discretion)
    Winter Distance 45 – 65 miles (Picnic lunch with elevenses stop at leader’s discretion)
  • Groups 2 & 3: Slower Groups
    Average Speed 11 – 12 mph
    Summer Distance 70 – 100 miles (elevenses & lunch)
    Winter Distance 40 – 65 miles (elevenses & lunch)
  • Group 4: Slowest Group
    Average Speed 10 – 11 mph
    Summer Distance 45 – 65 miles (elevenses & lunch)
    Winter Distance 40 –50 miles (elevenses & lunch)


Further details of the rides listed below are generally published on or before the preceding Monday in  the Group Rides area of the York Wednesday Wheelers’ Forum.

April – June 2023

Our rides depend on those members who volunteer to lead them. As you can see, some rides below do not yet have a leader. We always need more leaders. Please consider volunteering.

5th April1Tour de Yorkshire (early bird)Murray B
1ALeaders Favourite Lucky DipColin W
2OsgodbyBlacktoftGinny W
3WetherbyOtleyPatrick S
4PocklingtonFridaythorpeAndrew R
12th April1Esholt – BaildonMartyn A
1AScamridge Dykes (EB)Richard W
2EasingwoldHelmsleyTim H
3AllerthorpeBeverleyAdrian S
4TadcasterBirkinBrian D
19th April1Hutton CranswickIan Hampton
1ABattle of BylandColin L
2AllerthorpeBeverleyPhil M
3EasingwoldHelmsleyMargaret S
4Castle Howard ArboretumMaltonColin Clarke
26th April1Fewston
1AStanwick Iron Age Fort (by car)Richard W
2BoroughbridgeFountains AbbeyJohn W
3Castle Howard ArboretumHutton le HolePhil S
3rd May1Womersley & AGMMurray B
1APompocali & AGMEamon P
2Castle Howard ArboretumKirkbymoorside & AGMBryan S
3BoroughbridgeKnaresborough & AGMTim H
4TadcasterSherburn in Elmet & AGM
10th May1BedaleIan Hampton
1ACockayne (EB)Sally R
2BoroughbridgeMashamAdrian S
3HovinghamHutton le HolePhil M
4PocklingtonMarket WeightonColin Clarke
17th May1Appletreewick (early bird)Martyn A
1AWashburn and ThruscrossRichard W
2HovinghamHutton le HoleMargaret S
4KnaresboroughRipleyJohn W
24th May1Cloughton (Malton by car)Murray B
1AHockney Gallery (by car)Roger B
2Market WeightonFolly LakesPhil S
3KnaresboroughBrimham Rocks
4WetherbyLotherton Hall
31st May1SledmereIan Hampton
1AHockney LandscapesDave Bean
2KnaresboroughBrimham RocksBryan S
3Market WeightonFolly Lakes
7th June1Filey (early bird)Martyn A
1ADruids Folly (EB)Patrick S
2MaltonDalbyAdrian S
3RiponThorpe PerrowRussell B
4OsgodbyBlacktoftJudy W
14th June1Rosedale AbbeyMurray B
1AGarton in the WoldsPatrick S
2RiponThorpe PerrowPhil M
3MaltonDalbyJohn W
4AllerthorpeGoodmanhamAndrew R
21st June1Lofthouse/Masham (EB)Ian Hampton
1AMiddleham (by car)Roger B
2MaltonHutton CranswickMargaret S
3HowdenHumber Bridge
4Thorpe ArchKnaresboroughBryan S
28th June1Folly LakesMartyn A
1AOrchids and Wolds RailwaySally R
2HowdenHumber BridgePhil S
3MaltonHutton Cranswick
EB = Early Bird 8.30 Start

Ride Details Archive to March 2020