Horbury Thornhill Dewsbury River Calder (mountain biking) Route Details

Route Description

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Introduction

A muddy and hilly ride around the Horbury Dewsbury area, with some lovely flowing singletrack, and lots of mud

Conditions

Mostly offroad, a few sections are not proper bridleways

Detailed description

Some videos of the riding conditions.

Above the golf course: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qnHr2ZX9OPc

Across the golf course: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B-5duW-JnXs

Below the golf course: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ag92rYaJXDk

There's some great riding near Dewsbury golf course. Lovely stone stabbed tracks, with some fabulous descents, and some technical climbs. Only problems is some parts are really muddy. Do watch out for the odd slippery bit of stone slab, as it's easy to find the grip isn't as good as you thought and go over the bars.

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