Phoenix Christmas 2023

Wonderful ride around Pleasley Country Park. Sherry and Mince Pies!

Ride Date:

17 Dec


  • Pleasley Country Park, Pit Lane, Pleasley, Mansfield, NG19 7PH
  • Sport Endurance
  • Pleasure Ride 7 or 9. Lead rein 2 miles

RIDE DATE: Sunday 17th December 2023

LAST DATE FOR CANCELLATIONS AND EARLY BOOKING DISCOUNT: Monday 11th December 2023 NB No credits or refunds will be given after this date

LOCATION: Pleasley Country Park, Pit Lane, Pleasley, Mansfield, NG19 7PH

CLASSES: Pleasure Ride  (PR) 7 or 9m approx. Decide on the day

                Lead Rein (LR)   2  miles

ENTRY FEES: Pleasure Ride – Sport Endurance member £18, non-member £23
                          ***£3 discount only if book on-line by published date***

         Juniors (12 and under end December 2023 )   £8

START TIMES: Start any time between 9.30am and 11.30.   Gates open 9am - Please do not arrive before 9am as the gates will still be locked.  If  riding the longer mileage please be on course by 11am and be back by 3pm.   Venue closes 3pm .


ENTRIES: No postal entries. Please book on line. For web help please see the Help Panel on the home page. Entries on the day may be available if ride not full (CASH only at £20 member, £25 non-member, £10 junior) - please contact the ride organiser.

VENUE TYPE:  Parking in the old pit yard, large area of gravel hard standing.

IMPORTANT: Please do not arrive before 9am as the venue will not be ready and the gates will be locked and now that there is a housing estate at the entrance to the park you will be blocking peoples driveways and disturbing residents  if waiting on the road.

FACILITIES: There are toilets, water and a café on site but be aware the café closes for hot food at 1.30pm

Rising from the ashes of old collieries and rail tracks the Phoenix Greenways are an extensive network of trails between Pleasley Country Park and the Five Pits Trail amounting to over 20 miles of all weather multi user paths .
Please respect other trail users safety and pass at a walk only. We hope you have an enjoyable ride and are looking forward to seeing you .
The terrain is all off road on mostly surfaced tracks with some soft edges and occasional  stony areas .