Winter Route 6 - Crystal Palace, Elmers End, Kent House, Upper Sydenham
Route 6A (Short - 5.5 miles / 8.8 km - 105m elevation gain
The same route as the others until Crystal Palace Parade. Instead turn left and then left again on to the flat section of Sydenham Hill. You will rejoin the longer routes at the mini-roundabout junction with Kirkdale just before the descent to the South Circular.
If you want to add distance then this route gives you a number of options with the College Road / Gallery Road Triangle (1.1 Miles https://www.strava.com/routes/14651837) or the Court Lane / Dulwich Common / College Road Large Triangle (2.3 Miles - https://www.strava.com/routes/14651856).
Route 6B (Medium - 7.4 miles / 11.4 km - 151 m elevation gain
The same route as the Long route as far as the Thicket Road turn off on Anerley Hill. Continue on to Lawrie Park Avenue to reach Sydenham station and then rejoin the long route up Kirkdale.
Route 6C (Long - 10.4 miles / 16.8 km - 189m elevation gain
Turney Road - South Croxted Road - Crystal Palace Parade - Anerley Hill (A214) all the way to Elmers End - Clock House Road - Beckenham Road - Kent House Road - Sydenham Road - Kirkdale - Sydenham Hill - A205 - Court Lane - Turney Road