Cycling in the Peak District

Fancy exploring England’s finest National Park by bike? There are routes to suit all abilities – from flat, traffic-free trails ideal for families and novices through to more challenging mountain bike rides in the hills. Hire bikes locally or bring your own.

There are three easy ways to plan your ride using

Step 1: Go to the website and visit cycle routes page if you want to check out a specific named trail or ride.

Step 2: Go to Type of Cycling and choose a route from the drop-down menu that’s suitable for your ability or your group’s composition.

Step 3: Go to the Cycling Hubs drop-down menu and choose from seven key cycling locations, all of which offer parking, toilets, refreshments and cycle hire facilities. 

We also list a growing number of local guided cycle rides, training and bike shops, as well as cycle-friendly accommodation. The Peak District is fast becoming the top National Park for recreational cycling, boosted by new Government funding. With route improvements, new cycling events and festivals, it’s time to saddle up and ride the Peak!

The Peak District is one of the best place to cycle in the country so why not plan your visit today