Leave behind the mock-tudor wasteland and find some real country. About 40km, all on road. Some hills.
Meet Baker Street 09.35 for 09.50 train to Chesham, arrive 10.45. Leader meets you here.
(Colin Wing 020 7828 1500)
75km through delightful and undulating countryside, passing pretty hamlets, some important Tudor mansions and interesting old churches. Pub lunch.
Meet Waterloo 08.30 for 08.54 train to Basingstoke, arrive 09.46 (with 09.15 train, arriving 10.06, as backup if there isn't enough bike space on the first one). Leader meets you here.
(Colin Hartridge-Price 07795 093631)
An easier 3* ride. 80 rolling kilometres. Lunch at halfway.
Meet Liverpool St 08.55 for 09.20 train to Upminster, arrive 09.48.
(Paul Foster 07969 531984)
100km at 26-28km/h with a brief cafe stop. Back by about 14.00.
Meet 08.45 for 09.00 away from Le Peche Mignon, Ronalds Road, London N5 1XH.
A brisk ride of about 70km, back in London by about 16.30.
Meet Liverpool St 09.35 for 09.58 train to Broxbourne, arrive 10.23, or join train at Tottenham Hale at 10.10. Leader meets you at Broxbourne.
(Felix Ormerod 020 8986 6689)
Welcome to Central London CTC
We organise all-day cycle rides for all abilities in the countryside around London.
We are the Central London local group of the Cyclists' Touring Club, Britain's national cycling organisation, but non-members of the CTC are welcome to come along and try our rides.