The Peak District is now the go-to destination for cyclists in the UK with many avid athletic road cyclists and casual cyclists heading to our beautiful Derbyshire area for the plentiful hills to try the fabulous off-road cycling routes and challenging gradients while taking in the breath-taking surrounds.
There are a couple of great routes around Carsington Water (the shorter route is perfect for children!) and some of the routes also join onto the nearby High Peak Trail.
Whether you are a piston-thighed roadie, a pannier-laden tourer, fancy the occasional recreational pedal or just going out with a spin with the family, the Peak District is now the go-to destination for cyclists in the UK
We have lots of handy hints for Cycle trips to the Peak District including:
Hassop Station is the best place to hire bikes and there is a great café with a small children's play area
Cycle hire, WC and a café are all available at Parsley Hay.
Carsington Water offers a bike hire service
Located in the Upper Derwent Valley on the shore of the reservoir at Fairholmes. There is a wide range of both easy going and challenging routes around the reservoirs and valley to choose from.
Based in Bamford offers high-quality mountain bike hire. Catering for groups who wish to take on the world famous Peak District trails.
Offers reliable retro road bike hire delivered to your door and guided group rides in the Peak District. Join one of the 'Pie Rides' starting at the charming Royal Oak country pub.
Hire bicycles for all ages, with child seats, trailers and taggers (to add to adult cycles), from child's cycles to full-size adult cycles. Hybrid bikes, ideal for the trail
comfort bikes and electric bikes, that help by giving you extra pedal power are available