From: Glasgow to: Glasgow (25 miles) Start: 10:00, Bell's Bridge, Exhibition Centre, Finnieston, Glasgow Out by cycle paths, parks and roads across Glasgow's south side to Waulkmill Glen and Balgray Reservoirs; back via Eaglesham and Carmunnock, the city centre and the Broomielaw. Organiser: GoBike! (Strathclyde Cycle Campaign)
From: Edinburgh to: [n/a] (Distance n/a) Start: [unknown time], Edinburgh (Check details with organiser) Explore the national Cycle network and other trails in the Kingdom of Fife. Mixture of coastal path and quiet back roads with some lovely scenery, hopefully in the autumn sunshine. Accommodation overnight probably at Falkland Backpackers. Cycling with luggage.
From: Dundee to: Balmerino (Approx 20 miles round trip) Start: 10:30, Discovery Point, Dundee Short, easy paced rides with lots of breaks and masses of encouragement which would appeal to inexperienced adults or family groups which may include older children on their own bikes, or younger children on trailer bikes or kiddie seats, and of course any one wanting an easy day out with some fun company.
From: Glasgow to: Glasgow (20 miles) Start: 11:00, Bell's Bridge, Exhibition Centre, Finnieston, Glasgow South Side Circular - Linn Park, Waterfoot, Thorntonhall
From: Dundee to: Newtyle (35 miles hilly round trip) Start: 09:30, Kingsway/Strathmarine Road junction, Dundee Out and about in the Sidlaws on quiet roads to Kirkton of Auchterhouse, Newtyle and Carrot Hill. Enjoyable views. Organiser: CTC Tayside DA
DecemberThe Stables, Kirkintilloch
From: Glasgow to: Glasgow (15 miles) Start: 11:00, Bell's Bridge Out by Kelvingrove Park, the Kelvin Walkway or minor roads to the canal junction at Stockingfield, then along the Forth and Clyde Canal to The Stables Kirkintilloch (pub by the canal bridge on Glasgow Road).