OS Map 38 ABERDEEN Grid Ref: NJ975 182
Good early season starter.
|Directions to the venue
Check out the Ride Locator on
DO NOT FOLLOW GPS IF IT HASN'T BEEN UPDATED
SINCE THE AWPR OPENED.
Coming From the North: From the A90
AWPR Southbound turn Left, signposted Balmedie. Follow signs to
"Country Park" and "Beach". At the bottom of the long straight, the
road turns Left. BEWARE SPEED BUMPS. The road turns to the Right at the Church of Scotland Care Home for the
elderly. MORE SPEED BUMPS and passing places. At roundabout,
turn Right and follow tarmac road to South end of the Country Park.
Coming from the West and South: Take the A90
AWPR to Balmedie and take the first LEFT, signposted Balmedie
and follow directions above.
TROT-UP TIME WINDOW: 9.30 - 11:30 t.b.c.
START TIME WINDOW: 10.00 - 12.00 t.b.c.
Pleasure Ride 15 kms at 8 km/h Max 1Hr 52Minutes,
at 11 km/h Min 1Hr 22Minutes
The only marking is
from the Venue to the Beach.
The Beach Exit / Entry is marked by Red and White striped tapes. This indicates
where to exit the Beach to Finish.
We hope that everyone enjoys their ride and has a
great day out.
|Maps and Talkround
||There is not a separate talkround! Follow
markers to the beach, beware of rabbit holes near the picnic area. At the
beach, turn left.
At CP1 (7.5 Kms) near the Ythan River mouth, turn round and retrace your steps
(15 Kms). You can only
get lost if you miss the markers for exiting the beach :-)
|15 kms Pleasure
15 kms Pleasure Ride Information
NO HORSE IS TO USE THE PEDESTRIAN BRIDGE TO CROSS THE
NO HORSE IS TO WALK ON PEDESTRIAN BOARDWALKS except to
cross it near the beach.
Please be conscious of pedestrians and dogs and
beach wheelchairs, and
give them right of way.
Be aware that the sand near the sea may be “Boggy”.
Please ride sensibly and avoid a “Dookin’”.