Course Code: S8/25S
START at a point 3 yards before the junction of the B3227 on the lane signposted to Oakford, immediately opposite property No.1, High Bolham (EX16 9JY) and 2.2 miles to the west of The Black Cat junction.
Immediately TURN LEFT, joining the B3227 in a westerly direction towards South Molton.
Continue for a distance of 6.8 miles to Wester Bullaford Moor.
TURN RIGHT, taking care when crossing traffic and immediately TURN RIGHT again, then TURN LEFT (traverse triangle junction in a clockwise direction) re-joining the B3227 East.
Continue past the start point and descend the hill towards The Black Cat. Riders are advised to TAKE CARE on the descent, particularly where the road bends SHARP LEFT before crossing the bridge (15.8 miles). Beware of oncoming vehicles in the middle of the road.
Just after the bridge, TURN LEFT and LEFT AGAIN, joining the A396 North towards Minehead.
Continue north along the A396. TAKE CARE at 18.6 miles where the road bends SHARP LEFT (no marshal directing at Exebridge Round House) and continue along the A396 to Machine Cross (21.0 miles).
TURN RIGHT, taking care when crossing traffic and immediately TURN RIGHT again, then TURN LEFT (traverse triangle junction in a clockwise direction) re-joining the A396 South.
Continue back towards The Black Cat and FINISH at a point adjacent to the first drain cover after the Oncoming Vehicles warning sign as you enter Oakfordbridge village. Distance 25.1 miles.
- South West
- Category Distance
- 25 miles