From the cottage there are several cycle trails for both road and mountain bikes. The area is host to some exhilarating rides both on and off road. With the bike storage facilities on offer at the cottage it is a perfect base for your biking holiday. The area is home to a huge selection of trails and other routes. Here is a detailed list of some local routes.
Also on offer are a plentiful selection of well documented cycle routes that cover short to day rides as well as rides specifically for family groups.
Just a few miles from the cottage there is Gisburn Forest which has many different cycle tracks and walks.
Just under an hour away is Grizedale Forest which is home to some great mountain bike tracks as well as some beautiful walks.
Every year the cycle-cross event is held over the 3 peaks in the last weekend of September and is said to be the hardest cyclo-cross race in the world. If you’re brave enough you can enter here. Dales Mountain Biking offers details on training, tours and events that cover the local area.