MIDDLETON ON THE WOLDS

LOCATION

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Middleton on the Wolds, East Yorkshire
GR SE 945 496, OS Sheet 106

DISTANCE

24km of minor roads, either side of the B1246 Pockilington to Driffield road. Anticlockwise route: North Dalton, Huggate, Warter and back to Middleton on the Wolds.

SURFACE/DESIGNATION

Minor roads. Tarmac fine, some gravel on roads in one or two places. Quiet, narrow country roads with wide grass verges.

SAFETY DETAILS

Steep hills in and out of Warter; must not roller down these. Probably best to classic this route.

FACILITIES

Facilities in the villages. Pub but no shop in Huggate.

OTHER DETAILS

Rolling chalk countryside. Pretty villages. Slow rollers are best.
There are some long gradual descents which can be free-wheeled, provided your rollers do not run away with you.
Not suitable for beginners.

Martin Appleby,
Yorkshire Dales Cross Country Ski Club