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  1. Road biased tyres for the CRF250L

    CRF - New Forum!
    Hi, new to the Forum. I have always ridden large touring bikes but have recently added a CRF250L for small backroads riding. I don't want to ride off road, just the small tarmac tracks that wind over moors and Dales. The CRF has the stock knobbly tyres and I don't feel secure cornering on tarmac...
  2. Springtime Sunshine

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    Took the opportunity to skive off and enjoy the Spring Sun for a few hours today Decided to have a run up to Leyburn for a spot of lunch and take in a few lanes on the way Not long before I came across a fallen tree, luckily there was just enough room to squeeze under Amaizing...
  3. best place for spares in uk

    Just been up to yorkshire dales, green laning, had a fantastic time but im in need of a few bits and pieces for doing a service. Brake pads front and rear clutch cable. clutch(is it best to use new friction plates and steel plates) oil filter. Whats the best place to get these bits from? Ps bike...
  4. Dales Trails Weekend

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    Me and Tendays were joined by 5 ABR's for a weekend trail riding in the Dales. Report is over on ABR, loads of photos! Great weekend. Dales Trails Weekend
  5. 30th Forest of Bowland / Yorkshire Dales

    Meet Ups / Rideouts
    Anyone fancy a few trails around the Forest of Bowland / Yorkshire Dales next Friday. Heading to do the Salter Fell then into the Dales. Heard the Fell is easy, but no idea what else we will run into. Or....if theres anyone who knows the area that wants to lead. Im in the process of marking a...
  6. Yorkshire Dales Camping and Trail riding weekend

    Meet Ups / Rideouts
    Just seeing if anyone would be interested in a meet in the Yorkshire Dale's ? The last one we had back on November 2009 was a tad wet,but I'm sure everyone had fun here... we are do it ,but this time we will do it before we put the...
  7. Dales jaunt.

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    As promised here are a few pictures from my weekend excursion into the Yorkshire Dales. I took the long way down going by Keilder, Hexam then on to Blanchland and Stanhope. The road over Stanhope moor from Blanchland. From Stanhope I nipped up to Alston. Alston station. Then on to Middleton in...
  8. Camping in the Dales

    Bit of an urgent one here so posting in chatter. We are supposed to be off tomorrow afternoon (Friday) up to the Highlands for a few days camping but the weather isn't looking too great so were looking at the possibility of somewhere around the Dales instead. Can anyone recommend a campsite...
  9. Trail riding instruction in the North Yorkshire Dales?

    I've managed to win back some holiday so was thinking of heading back to my Dad's in Yorkshire for a few days on the XR, and was thinking of getting a little instruction on trail riding/green laning and general off road techniques. My Dad lives in Kirkby Malzeard (a few miles from Masham), and...
  10. Hawes Yorkshire Dales

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    Hi Had a ride out on Saturday to Hawes, first time out with luggage and wife. Bit of a test ride, only 117m but the bike was great and didn’t miss a beat. Stayed the night at the Bulls Head Hotel, £60 for a basement room (no windows but great vaulted ceiling). Very friendly and a good...
  11. Yorkshire Dales Ride Report

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    Hello Gang, Had another fantastic day out in the Dales. Hope you enjoy the report :thumbleft: James691
  12. Yorks Dales, Skipton Hawes 21 - 30 Jan?

    Meet Ups / Rideouts
    It looks like there could be a mid week meetup & rideout in the Yorkshire Dales, date to be confirmed. Anyone interested? Phil
  13. day in the dales

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    I had a ride up to Tan Hill today to see if any of the HUBB crowd where about. Unfortunately they had gone for a ride to the lakes. Still it was a cracking ride, went via Barnard Castle, A66, returned via Keld, Reeth, Richmond. really great day. UP THE WORKERS!
  14. Larf To Take On Yorks Dales lane closures.

    #1 Today, 16:30 basil Fetus Moto Join Date: Jun 2006 Location: west yorks Posts: 22 Larf To Take On Yorks Dales lane closures. Help out the larf TAKE ON YORKS DALES NATIONAL PARK after ecent 8 lane closures
  15. Dales Run anyone?

    Meet Ups / Rideouts
    Bit of a last minute decision but I'm off out for a wee jolly in the Dales on Sat am (5th july) if anyone fancies coming along for all or part. I am travelling down from Darlington (5:30am for the scenic route of course! :D) and starting at 7am (leaving at the latest 7:30) in Wetherby at the...
  16. A solo run into the Dales

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    I had a couple of hours spare on Sunday morning so decided to take the scenic route to Arkengarthdale over the Stang forest and return via Reeth and Richmond. 60 miles in just under 2 hours only stopping for a few piccys. The day got even better when I realised the MotoGP was on just as I...
  17. Scott Trial- Richmond, Yorkshire Dales

    Meet Ups / Rideouts
    Hopefully meeting up with Yeti on Saturday morning for a trip into Swaledale and Arkengarthdale to watch the famous Scott Trial. All welcome to join meeting around 9:00 in Scotch corner/Richmond area. Will be more specific depending on takers. Its a good chance to see a true British Champion...
  18. Dales Ride Out - Saturday

    Past National Meets
    Dales Ride Out Led by Austin Dent....Hawes...Buttertubs pass.....Kirkby Stephen.....Langwathby.....Hartside Pass(2nd twistiest road in UK and biker friendly cafe at the top)......Alston.....Barnard Castle.....Richmond (call in at Altberg boots if I can find them again))....Reeth.....Thwaite...
  19. New Dales Run.. Kirby Malzeard.. June 19th

    Meet Ups / Rideouts
    I'd like to do a run on this Sunday coming (19th June), that takes in quite a few easy off-road sections near Kirby Malzeard.. The off-road stuff is easily manageable on road tyres and the scenery is wild. You know you are in the middle of nowhere.. IanS - you've done most of it already so I...
  20. Yorkshire Dales

    Ride Reports and Pictures