A comfortable 17 mile loop starting in Ripon and heading out through Littlethorpe to the beautiful village of Bishop Monkton. Taking the first left through the village, the road becomes a lane and heads out on a quietly across to Roecliffe. Once through Roecliffe, go under the A1 Motorway and into the riverside market town of Boroughbridge. Follow the route through Boroughbridge and take the road across to Skelton on Ure, past Newby Hall and back towards Ripon. The last mile will bring you past Ripon Racecourse and back into the centre, past Ripon Cathedral.