Longleat by bike (80km)
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Starting from Warminster, this route takes in the beautiful scenery of Longleat House and Stourton village as we drop in and out of the Wylye Valley to the south of Salisbury Plain.
Approximately 80Km with 1000m of climbing, tho if people want more/less challenge we can adapt the route to suit.
Please note that ODL requires you to wear a helmet. Play safe!
What to bring
Bike: a road bike
Helmet: OutdoorLads requires you to wear one
Clothing: lightweight and layered, colourful and/or reflective clothing will make you more visible to other road users
Footwear: suitable for your bike and pedals
Gloves: cycle gloves help avoid blisters, and are good in the cold
Punctures: spare inner tube, bike tyre pump and tyre levers
Tools: any special tools that your bike needs
Small snacks: such as chocolate or energy bars
Plenty of water: in bottle/s on your bike or in a daysack/bladder
Medicines: if you have hay fever, diabetes, minor ailments etc.
Eye protection: avoid getting grit or insects in your eyes, sunglasses are OK if they are not made of glass and not too shaded
Sun cream: take care, even on overcast days
Bike lights: be seen and safe
Storage: small day-sack or a bag on your bike
Mobile Phone: keep it in a waterproof bag for use in emergencies
Food & drink
We will stop in a tea shop for cakes mid cycle or pub if people want more substance, but bring snacks if you like to chomp as you go.