Rideouts 2005



The Runs for 2004

Contact any of the committee for more details. Click on the map for a larger view. Click on the hyperlink in the Run or Starting column to download a map to import into AutoRoute and an image to view on the screen. Note that the maps are compressed to a .zip file, so you need to save them, unzip them and then run them. This is a security feature set by my ISP - sorry. Also, fill up before we leave please.

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7-9th Jan

Show Run

Make your way to GMex in Manchester.


Meet at the HOC stand any time

30th Jan Southport & Port Sunlight 120 miles   Poplar 2000
20th Feb Pancake Run Mystery tour A late day for pancakes, in the best Gary tradition.   Birch Services W
6th March Wirral Egg Run The biggest egg run in the country CANCELLED  
13th March Knott End 140 miles M61 Services N
3rd April Slate Caverns 210 miles   Poplar 2000
24th April Peak Cavern Run 110 miles - 11am start Poplar 2000
15th May Penrith or Hawes & Leyburn 270 miles - 10am start

160 miles

A680 Rising Bridge, Nr Haslingden
5th June Dumfries Lakes

280 miles. 10:30am start.

M6 services N between J32 and J33 (Forton ?)
26th June Beamish Museum 270 miles - 9:30 start A680 Rising Bridge, Nr Haslingden
17th July HOC Big Lunch Meet up with other HOC groups for lunch near Hawes - 9:30 start.   Little Chef car park nr A680 Rising Bridge, Nr Haslingden
7th Aug Rutland Water 240 miles - 9:30 start Birch Services W
28th Aug National Motorcycle Museum 210 miles - 10am start Poplar 2000
18th Sept Scarborough To see the racing at Olivers Mount. 10am start. Little Chef car park nr A680 Rising Bridge, Nr Haslingden
25th Sept Rossendale Show Just a ride.Meet at 9am for a 9:30 ride in.   Rivvy Barn
9th Oct RAF Museum, Cosford 200 miles - 10:30 start Poplar 2000
30th Oct NEC bike show

A visit to see all the new bikes and maybe grab a bargain. Leave at 10:00am.

  Poplar 2000
12th Nov S.A. Toy Run     Wilmott St, Manchester
27th November Alternative Christmas shopping Shopping trip to Meadowhall. Bring your panniers. Meet at 10:00am Birch Service W
11th Dec Christmas Shopping Run Shopping trip to the Metro Centre. Set off at 9:30.   Little Chef car park nr A680 Rising Bridge, Nr Haslingden

Birch Services on the M62 between J18 and J19

Poplar 2000 services. On the M6 at J20 (Lymm turn off) (M56 J9)

All runs start at 10:30 unless otherwise stated. Do not use the times in AutoRoute as a guide.

Contact any of the committee for more details

Note that we will make every effort to go on the runs unless the weather is dangerous. This means snow, ice and freezing temperatures.