Sustainability Centre & Alresford

  • Starts: Wednesday 16 August 2017 9:15 am
  • Ride leader/Event organiser: Anthony Beggs
  • Category:
  • Ride grade: A - Demanding ride
  • Ride to elevenses grade: B - Hilly ride

Address: East Street, Havant, P09 1BS

The Spring Arts and Heritage Centre web site is here.

Other events at this location.

Send an email to ride leader/event organiser: Anthony Beggs.

Havant to Sust Ctre via Rowlands Castle, Finchdean, Chalton. 13 miles

Sust Ctre to Alresford via Brockbridge, Beacon Hill lane,  Beauworth, Cheriton, passing  site of civil war Battle of Cheriton (March 1644), Bishops Sutton. 17 miles

Alresford to Havant via Bishops Sutton, Ropley, West Tisted, Privett, East Meon. 27 miles

LUNCH Alresford: There is a café at the station and several pubs, sandwich shop, couple of tea shops and a deli. However, I have not found a suitable place to sit to eat sandwiches; any suggestions? churchyard ?

About Saturday and Wednesday rides

Rides from Havant with stops for elevenses, lunch and sometimes tea. Average speed is 11-12 mph; if you're slower, someone will wait for you.

If you'd prefer not to do the full day ride, you're welcome to join us as far as the elevenses stop and come back from there. Please make sure the ride leader knows that's what you intend to do so we can make sure someone is available to come back with you.

Larger rides split into multiple groups:

  • A fast group that takes a longer and/or hillier route to the elevenses stop
  • The rest of the main ride which takes a more direct route to the elevenses stop
  • An elevenses ride comprised of riders going only to elevenses; the elevenses ride will have its own ride leader and might go to a different destination if the route to the main elevenses destination is long and/or hilly

The rides are informal and riders are free to join and leave the ride at various points. Some ride directly to the elevenses stop.

This article describes what you should consider bringing with you.

One thought on “Sustainability Centre & Alresford

  1. At the back of the station car park there's a raised grass embankment complete with benches and a litter bin where you can picnic and watch the trains!

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