Yarm, Ellerton, Masham, Grassington, Leyburn and Richmond

Route devised by Terry Murphy

191 Miles

Route Published: September 18, 2016

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Route Description

  • Seaton Burn via A19 South via Tyne Tunnel until A174 (often used to go to Whitby).
  • Head West on the A1264 passing Yarm Railway Station.
  • Turn Right onto the A167 then turning onto the A1263 towards Scorton.
  • South onto B6271 towards Northallerton.
  • Coffee Stop - Lakeside Farm Shop & Country CafĂ©  
  • Continue south on B6271 towards Northallerton.
  • At Yafforth turn right onto Dolly Lane towards the A684. (This is a junction which requires caution due to its position.)
  • Turn right onto the A684 towards Leeming Bar and Bedale.
  • In Bedale cross over the staggered crossroads onto the B6268.
  • Turn right onto the B6267 turning right onto the A6108 towards Masham.
  • Filter left onto Nearby Road towards Fearby and Leighton Reservoir leading to Lofthouse.
  • Turn left to head towards Pateley Bridge.
  • Turn right onto B6265 towards Hebden. (Petrol Stop at this junction if required.)
  • Suggested lunch stop.
  • Continue to Grassington and turning onto A6160.
  • Continue via Kettlewell to West Burton and turning right onto A684 towards Leyburn via Wensley.
  • At Leyburn continue onto the A6108 via Bellerby to Richmond. (Petrol Stop in Richmond if required.)
  • Continue on A6108 via Skeeby to Scotch Corner.
  • Continue on the A1 to Washington Services (North Bound) where the ride ends. (191 miles.)

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