Day 4 Barnstaple to Taunton

Thursday 11th April. Taunton to Barnstaple. A bit lumpy along the southern edge of Exmoor. 85km

50km to Exebridge for lunch and then 35km to Taunton. Both sections fairly hilly with a total of 32km at 1-4%, 8.7km at 5-8% and 2km at over 9%. Ouch. 994m total climbing.

Leave Barnstaple early (9am?) so we get a chance to pace ourselves and don’t have to chase down the clock.

Lunch at the Anchor Inn, Exebridge, probably not much before 2pm.

Taunton cyclists meeting point Allerford Inn at 4:30pm. Arrive centre of Taunton around 5:15pm for the usual parade and evening event.

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