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Let’s Go on a dinosaur picnic ride!
Dinosaur picnic cycle ride, Stockton
Dates: Wednesday 8 August 2018
Time: 10.00 am to 1.00 pm
Location: Meeting Point – Talpore Car Park, Tees Barrage, you can get here by bike using the Stockton-on-Tees cycle map available in hardcopy from the Hub on the High Street.
How to book: Although this ride is free booking is essential. Visit the Wheel Education site to secure your place.
This 7.4 mile easy family ride is suitable for young riders who are able to ride without the use of stabilisers.
The route will take us along the Tees from the Barrage to the Teesaurus Park in Middlesbrough.
Meeting Point is at Talpore Car Park, Tees Barrage. If you are a Stockton resident you can cycle here along the river.
The ride includes a stop for drinks and a longer stop to eat, so bring a packed lunch and drinks for a picnic with the dinosaurs.
As the weather could be really hot or cool and damp and sometimes both during the same ride so please be prepared by bringing the following items:
- Sun cream
- Rain jacket
- Gloves (both to keep warm and to protect in the event of falls)
- Picnic/packed lunch
- Helmet (all children must wear a helmet)
- Bike lock