Monthly Archives: May 2012

Alton Water, Holbrook and Stutton

OS Explorer map 197 coordinates 1535 for the car park, cafe and bike hire shop. Alton Water bike hire and maps at this website I’ve been to Alton Water before and hired a bike to go around the┬álake. Now I’ve … Continue reading

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Kirton Creek

OS Explorer map 197 coordinates 286 423 for the track to Stoney Wood, on the right just past Hemley church. This ride has been on my ‘to do’ list since @SuffolkCyclist described a route to Kirton Creek on my Hemley … Continue reading

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Rendlesham Forest

After Sunday’s 66 miles on the road (see Suffolk Sunrise post) I fancied a bit of a contrast today so put the MTB on the car rack and drove to Rendlesham forest to try out their 10 mile bike trail. … Continue reading

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Suffolk Sunrise 100km

Sunday 13th May 2012 I rode in my first sportive, the AMR Suffolk Sunrise 100km. The route was a loop starting at Framlingham College taking in many towns and┬ávillages including Kettleburgh, Bredfield, Wickham Market, Woodbridge and Alderton before working back … Continue reading

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