After a stiff climb out of the Thames Valley, one third of the route is gently downhill, following the river through the pastoral scenes of the Pang Valley.
Views over the Upper Pang Valley.
Friendly staff, great cakes and coffee at the Hampstead Norreys Community Shop
Bucklebury Ford, immediately adjacent to the route.
Traffic on the A329 for a mile each way outside Streatley.
The Community Shop in Hampstead Norreys, 9.5 miles into the ride.
Pubs at Four Points (6.5 miles) and Hampstead Norreys.
Pubs, cafes and shops in Streatley and Goring.
An ideal route to follow when there's a west or north-west wind.