Simon Jerwood has kindly volunteered to lead this week’s 14 Road Ride. Usual start point, B&Q car park Plympton for 09:00. : )
The 14 route this Saturday will take us to Salcombe. From B&Q its up through Ridgeway and out past the Lyneham Inn, over the A38 and through the back roads to Yealmtpon. Its Left at the T junction with the A379 on to Modbury. Immediately before Modbury take a left onto Barrack Rd, follow the road Sharp right and Left at the T Junction. Follow the road toward California Cross. Just before California Cross we take the sharp right on to the B3196 to Loddiswell. Through Loddiswell down the hill over the river Avon following the road to the right, up the hill to the cross roads with the A381. Straight across and on to Kingsbridge. We do a left right down passed Tesco and at the roundabout it’s the second exit Back onto the A381 which we will follow to Salcombe. The best place to stop for coffee is the pub near the foot ferry unless anyone know of a better place. We Leave Salcombe, following the one way system onto the A381 and retrace the route until the left hand junction to Aveton Gifford and Plymouth (A381). Straight across the roundabout to Plymouth, on to the A379 which we follow through Modbury, Yealmpton, Brixton, to Elburton. At Elburton Hotel we take the 3rd exit of the roundabout then 2nd left onto Vinery Ln. Left at the T junction and down Plympton Hill to Ridgeway. Left at the T and back to B&Q. Total Distance 54 Miles / 87KM. The route can be found at the following link.