Sunday Ride Out – Cheddar Gorge

Ride Out to:Cheddar Gorge
The ride out is open to all Members, Associates and Pillions.  New associates are warmly welcomed but before attending their first ride out, please seek clearance by your Observer.
Date:Sunday 6 Mar 22
Meet:  Top of Town car park, Dorchester
Briefing and Departure:Assemble 09:00 for a 09:30 departure.
Destination:A ride out through Dorset and Somerset to the famous Cheddar Gorge with a comfort and coffee stop at the Wookey Hub Café (BA5 1JZ) on the way, with a ride up through Cheddar Gorge and along the Yeo Valley before heading south and lunch at the Bell Inn (BA4 6HY) on the return leg. As usual, if you wish to leave the ride early to head home independently – please do let the Ride Leader and Tail End Charlie know!
Timings:09:00 Meet Dorchester Top of Town car park
09:30 Depart
11:00 Arrive Wookey Hub Café (11:40 departure)
13:00 Arrive The Bell Inn, Evercreech for Lunch/Refreshments (14:00 Departure)
15:00 Arrive Dorchester
Distance:51 miles out to Wookey Hub Café
41 miles to The Bell Inn, Evercreech
38 miles return to Dorchester
Total mileage 130 miles.
Routes:A mix of A and B class roads.  Further route details provided on the day.
Ride Out Leader / Organiser:Brian Purnell