Ride Calendar 2018 - July to Oct

Noveaux cyclists in above pics are now pushing up daises, incl. the chic femme on RHS taken in 'Sept 1893' - evident if you click on right 'thumbnail'

Date & Bullsheet

 Day &
elevation
map

  Ride Description & Map

km &
street directions

# of
cyclists

28 Oct

Sun

7am Hornsby station carpark to Riverstone via Galston and Withers Rd.  Return via Scheyville National Park, Cattai Ridge Rd and Galston - ETR 1:40pm

90

 

 21 Oct

 Sun  

Hornsby by 7am or Cowan station by 7:40am for 'Return to Deliverance' Dueling Banjos - Spencer revisited
Mt White, Spencer, Yarramalong, Wyong 'Iron Horse' 
 
Or
return from Mt White - 70km

127 from Cowan finishing Wyong

 

14 Oct  Sun 7:10am Hornsby, Galston, Cattai Ridge, Windsor, then 33km Wilberforce, Ebenezer, Tizzana Winery, Sackville loop,
 (Windsor train to Riverstone) ride to Galston, Hornsby
116 or 95  
7 Oct Sun

Hornsby 7:40am or Berowra 8:05am to Mt White
Brunch at Pearl Beach, return to Woy Woy for 'Old Rattler' home or alight at Hawkesbury River station and cycle back via PitS

98, 86
or 76

 
30 Sept Sun 8am Hornsby to Glenorie Shopping Centre via Berowra Waters.  Approaching Galston, right to Mid Dural Rd, then right into Old Northern Rd to Glenorie 69  
23 Sept  Sun 8am from Nth Turra’ for 'Both Bobbin Head climbs' to/from Road Warriors' Cafe, Mt White
Or Hornsby at 8:40am to/from Mt White
   93 or 70

5

16 Sept Sun

Hornsby 8am Quatre Demi Montagnes clockwise
incl. Sommerville Rd, but not Crosslands Reserve, thence lumpy backroads to Berowra Waters Marina Café

     86 4
 9 Sept Sun

 Hornsby 8:00am for Trois Montagnes anti-c/w via Berowra Waters, Crosslands Rd, Galston Gorge and Bobbin Head, thence backroads to Hornsby  -  ETR 11:55am 

 67 5
 2 Sept Sun

 Hornsby 8:10am for Trois Montagnes anti-c/w via Berowra Waters, Crosslands Rd, Galston Gorge and Bobbin Head, thence backroads to Hornsby  -  ETR 11:55am 

 67 abandoned
after 34km
rain
 26 Aug Sun

 Hornsby 8:10am for Trois Montagnes anti-c/w via Berowra Waters, Crosslands Rd, Galston Gorge and Bobbin Head, thence backroads to Hornsby  -  ETR 11:55am 

 67 Slosh
-fest

19 Aug

Sun

Hornsby 8:05am to Mt White
Brunch at Woy Woy for 'Old Rattler' home

76

  4

 12 Aug

 Sun

St Ives 9:30am, Terry Hills/Duffy's Forest, clockwise descent to Illawong & Akuna Bays, with option of 4km in/out of Cottage Point to 'crest lookout', for Brekkie at Church Point -  return up McCarrs Creek Rd to St Ives and possibly Hornsby

 70

 4

  5 Aug

Sun

8:09am Gordon or 8:30am St Ives to West Head, then retrace via Akuna Bay Nosh Stop

  73  or  59

  5 

29 July

Sun Train from Hornsby station at 8:02am to Wyong station arriving 9:10am.
Cycle up Bumble Hill to Mt. White arriving
Hornsby 2:55pm
94  5

21 July

Sat

Hornsby 8:15am to Mt White
Brunch at Woy Woy for 'Old Rattler' home

76

  4

    15 July

Sun

8:25am Gordon or 8:50am St Ives to West Head, then retrace via Akuna Bay Nosh Stop

  73  or  59

 4

7 July

Sat

Hornsby 7:25am to Mt White
Brunch at Woy Woy for 'Old Rattler' home

76

  9

  1 July

Sun

8:35am Hornsby or 9:05am St Ives to West Head, then retrace via Akuna Bay

  59 or 69

 5
   

Spare ride descriptions below

   

 19 Aug 

  Sun  

Quatre Montagnes - Hornsby 8:05am 1st Leg to Road Warriors' Cafe Mt White
Return directly to Hornsby  OR  via Berowra Waters, Andy's Cafe, Nth Galston & Galston Gorge

    88
    or  71

 
   12 Aug Sun

St Ives carpark for 8:15am rollout via Duffy's Forest and West Head
for
Brekkie at Bayview Marina - Brunch at Akuna Bay

 93  

  1 July  

Sun

St Ives by 8:30am Duffy's Forest, West Head to Warriewood Beach for Brunch, return via Wakehurst Pky - ETR 2:05pm

 94

 
6 Aug Sun

Hornsby 8:25am Trois Montagnes anti-c/w to Red Herring Café, Brooklyn. 
Return via Berowra Waters ferry and Galston Gorge. 

75   3
30 July Sun 8:30am St Ives, Akuna Bay clockwise, West Head (Sag Stop), Church Point (Nosh Stop), Akuna Bay anti-CW, St Ives 74 5

 23 July 

  Sun  

Quatre Montagnes - Hornsby 8:35am 1st Leg to Road Warriors' Cafe Mt White
Return directly to Hornsby  OR  via Berowra Waters, Andy's Cafe, Nth Galston & Galston Gorge

88
or  71

5
16 July Sun 8:40am St Ives, Akuna Bay clockwise, West Head (Sag Stop), Church Point (Nosh Stop), Akuna Bay anti-CW, St Ives 67 7
9 July Sun

Hornsby 8:40am Trois Montagnes anti-c/w to Red Herring Café, Brooklyn. 
Return via Berowra Waters ferry and Galston Gorge. 

 75   5

 2 July  

  Sun  

Quatre Montagnes - Hornsby 8:35am 1st Leg to Road Warriors' Cafe Mt White
Return directly to Hornsby  OR  via Berowra Waters, Andy's Cafe, Nth Galston & Galston Gorge

88
or  71

4

  21 Aug

 Sun 

St Ives 8:15am, Bushlands route thru Terry Hills/Duffy's Forest, clockwise descent to Illawong Bay & Akuna Bay, with initial 2km in/out of Cottage Point to 'crest lookout'
for
Brunch at Church Point -  return up McCarrs Creek Rd to St Ives, thence Hornsby

88 or 70

 
 20 Aug    Sun   

St Ives 8:40am Palm Beach General Store for Brunch, Akuna Bay Café for lunch”

 86
or 78

 

 6 Aug  

  Sun  

                      Hornsby 8:15am or Berowra 8:40am to Mt White for Somersby "Bellbirds" anti-clockwise
Or return from Mt White via Pie in the Sky

   125,  103  or  71 

 

 15 July

Sun

St Ives 8:30am via Duffy's Forest and West Head to Church Point Cafe - option to return via Akuna Bay

107 or 89

 

  11 Aug  

Sun

St Ives by 8:30am Duffy's Forest, West Head to Warriewood Beach for Brunch, return via Wakehurst Pky - ETR 1:55pm

 94

 

  18 Aug

   Sun  

                      Hornsby 7:45am or Berowra 8am to Mt White for Somersby "Bellbirds" anti-clockwise
Or return from Mt White via Pie in the Sky

   125  or  103   

 
  24 Aug Sun Hornsby 7:40am or Berowra 8am
Brunch at Pearl Beach, return to Woy Woy for '
Old Rattler' home

112,  86
or 73

 

 15 Sept

Sun

7:00am Hornsby, Galston, Cattai Ridge, Windsor, Freemans Reach, Richmond train to Riverstone, Galston, Hornsby anti c-w loop

100

 
 7 Sept Sun

Nth Turra' 7:05am 100km Cinque Montagnes anti-c/w.  Or Hornsby 7:40am Trois Montagnes anti-c/w to Red Herring Café, Brooklyn. 
Return via Berowra Waters ferry and Galston Gorge.  Or directly down Pacific H'way

99 or
73
 
 31 Aug   Sun  

Turramurra station 7:15am Browns Waterhole, 7:35am Vimiera Rd, Epping Rd, M2, M7, Quakers Hill Pky, Riverstone, Windsor, Richmond, Springwood, Penrith, exit M2 at Pennant Hills Rd   
OR return from Windsor via Cattai Ridge to Hornsby and Turra'

124 or
   91

 

 28 Sept

  Sun   

            Turra' station 7:00am 48km via Browns Water Hole, Epping Rd, M2, M7, Quakers Hill Pky, Riverstone arrive Windsor 8:50am           
                  
for "Tour de
Freemans Reach, Richmond, Lowlands, Cornwallis" -  36km loop
Then train to Seven Hills then return M2, Pennant Hills Rd backroads  

  OR  Hornsby 6:50am 51km to Windsor via Galston Gorge and Pitt Town Rd.  Return Cattai Ridge Rd, Galston Gorge 

108
or
 100

 

 25 Aug  Sun

7:30am  Hornsby carpark,  7:55am Porters Lookout Dural  8:00am Galston shops or  8:25am Glenorie Village shops
due Nth to Wisemans Ferry, West to Cliftonville, Sth to Stone House Cafe Maroota,
Wisemans Ferry Rd, Halcrows Rd, Cattai Ridge Rd

117, 94
or 83