cycling & mountain biking in the lake district
The Lake District was made for cycling, with challenging off road mountain biking routes to gentle country lanes. Enjoy the man-made off-road trails at Grizedale & Whinlatter, or try a classic cross-country route.
Bring the family and follow one of our family friendly cycling routes, enjoy tours by electric bike or sign up for a Sky Ride.
You can hire your bike (including electric bikes) once you are here, and there are plenty of electric charge points too.
bike hire and routes
Hire your cycle for the day, along with helmet, padlock and chain and suggested routes. Choice of Adult bikes, childrens bikes or tag-alongs. Choose between gentle rides through the beautiful countryside or more challenging rides!
Coniston Boating Centre also hires bikes! Have a wheely good time on a mountain bike or zoom off on an exciting electric bike.
Hire a bike for a full or half day from the information point in Cartmel Village Car Park.
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