Assemble: outside the Ship Inn, Old Redbridge Village from 9.45 am for a 10 am departure
Route: usual route to Beaulieu then Exbury Rd, Summer Lane and Inchmery Lane to Lepe. Return via Marchwood, Applemore, Pooks Green and Eling.
Coffee/lunch stops: Beaulieu village. Lunch at Lepe – bring your own or purchase from cafe
Terrain: off-road tarmac paths, short section on Forest track, quiet roads. Undulating terrain with two steep hills (Eling and Beaulieu)
Weather: fairly hot; slight possibility of heavy showers/thunderstorms
Hope some of you can join this enjoyable annual ride to Lepe and back.