Due to the climate here in the UK, during Spring, Autumn and Winter most off-road trails will become very wet and muddy. This combination of water, grit and mud can create a grinding paste leading to increased wear on your… read more
Hi and welcome to my blog. I have been cycling for many years and decided I wanted to share some of my favourite routes with you. I enjoy both Mountain Biking and Road Cycling so I hope there will be something of interest to you. Hopefully my adventures will inspire you to get out and ride more or even encourage someone who is thinking about cycling to start riding.
This is an excellent, intermediate distance Road Cycling route using lot’s of quiet rural lanes, parts of the Cheshire Cycleway and National Cycle Network routes 552 and 45. It’s quite a flat route so would be a good one to do… read more
This is a challenging Mountain Bike route which starts off quite easy but then includes several tough climbs, panoramic views, open moorland trails and some technical, rocky descents. Although not all of the route is in the Peak District it… read more
This Mountain Bike route is almost all off-road and uses long stretches of the Biddulph Valley Way and Canal towpaths. It includes some great views of the local countryside including Whitfield Valley Nature Reserve and Chatterley Whitfield Country Park. Parts… read more