STOP PRESS - NEWS & INFORMATION
Road closures - Watford Half Marathon - Sunday 3 February. See map here, and details here.
BHS Rides in Hertfordshire, the nearest are at Shenley Park, WD7 9DW and are limited to 14 riders - see link for full information and other venues in Hertfordshire. Further details on our News page.
TREE DOWN OVER LEY HILL BRIDLEWAY - see link on News page. (May 5, 2018)
GUIDED RIDE - SUNDAY 29 APRIL - SEE News page for a short report.
There is a tree down on the track from Belsize up to Chipperfield woods which runs parallel with Windmill Lane - it has been reported. (January 2018)
Please see News page regarding information required by BHS on the history of riding through the ford at Valley Farm Sarratt.
Please note there is a Cross Country run in Whippendell Woods around the perimeter horse track on Sunday 26 November between 10.30-12.00. Watford Joggers.
CVBA Quiz night - Saturday 7 October, at Blackwells, Chipperfield - an excellent evening. Report Social Events page.
A note regarding CVBA Summer Shows is on this page.
Thank you to those who came to the AGM, renewed their membership and purchased from our table top sale. The picture shows the scene at Sarratt Village Hall.
Membership renewals can still be made - full details on this page.
Working with the Boxmoor Trust
On Thursday 6 October 2016 some CVBA members helped the Boxmoor Trust team with cutting back some Permissive Bridleways. Thank you to those who were able to come along. Photographs in the Members' Gallery.
WARNING TO RIDERS - 2016
Chipperfield Permissive Track north side.
On inspection of this newly laid track on Thursday 22nd, a quantity of wire and metal objects have been found. Due to the urgency of the situation we have been informed that the track will be scanned next week. CVBA Committee.
Information about the Licenced Tracks is on this page. We will be doing spot checks and ask all CVBA Track members to make sure they are carrying their disc. Please help the committee by challenging riders you think should not be on the track - tell them about membership and refer them to the website for further information.
Overgrown hedges and bridleways are now being trimmed and tidied. If you have any problems you wish to report please use our Report form here.
Links to an interesting blog about Bridleways and Riding on the Roads are on the News Page.
If you find any more trees down or need to report any other Bridleway problem there is a Green Button just above these notes that will take you to our report page.
Please wear something reflective if you're riding in rain or the dusk hours! See our Road Safety page for some ideas!
A short road safety video is on the site here. Click on the FB symbol to read about the incident. There is a new Safety poster on the same page now!
Blog - Safer Road Riding
Ride 2 on our Bridleways & Tracks page shows you how you can incorporate the Flaunden sand track in a pleasant hack.
See here for details of the new bridleway in Croxley Green.