Routes

Here you can see all the Mountain Bike and Road Cycling Routes I have ridden. Click on any route to read more details, view the route map and download the GPX file.
Carsington Water

Carsington Water, Peak District

If you’re looking for a fantastic day out for cyclists of all ages and abilities, try heading for Carsington Water in Derbyshire’s Peak District National Park. You’ll be cycling around the Severn Water reservoir with its breathtaking views and it’s a great location for beginners and families who love to ride together. But you’ll also have a superb opportunity to interact with nature and wildlife or test your skills on the water.… read more

Delamere Forest

Delamere Forest, Cheshire

Delamere Forest offers a variety of off-road cycling and mountain biking trails for both beginner and experienced riders alike. There are 2 forest road routes suitable for families, but also many singletrack trails for more experienced mountain bikers to explore too.… read more

Middlewood Way, Cheshire

After taking you on the full length of the Middlewood Way this Off-Road cycling route returns via Lyme Park and Macclesfield Canal. Some sections of the return loop are quite rough, so a Mountain Bike or Hybrid would be recommended. However, a Gravel bike with nice wide tyres would also be suitable.… read more

Rempstone Heath

Rempstone Heath, Dorset

This Mountain Bike route takes you on some excellent singletrack through Godlingston and Rempstone Heath. It also includes fantastic coastal views at Swyre Head and 2 long fast descents.
There are many different trails passing through the Heathland sections, so a GPS navigation device along with a map is recommended.… read more

The iconic Old Harry Rocks on the Isle of Purbeck

Isle of Purbeck, Dorset

I feel the Isle of Purbeck in Dorset offers some of the best Mountain Biking and cycle routes in England. The stunning scenery, variety of terrain and extensive network of bridleways make it my favourite place to go riding.
This route takes you on some of the best trails in the area. It includes fantastic ridgetop trails, singletrack descents across various terrain and some challenging technical climbs.… read more

Chapman’s Pool, Dorset

This Mountain Bike Route includes some tough rocky climbs and several fantastic descents. It will take you along high ridgetop trails with magnificent views across the whole of the Purbecks.
Some highlights of the ride include a series of descents on Nine Barrow Down and a long gravelly downhill ending with views across Swanage.… read more

Oakamoor, Staffordshire

This Mountain Bike route lies just south of the Peak District, taking you on bridleways, rural lanes and the Churnet Valley Cycleway (aka Oakamoor to Denstone Greenway).… read more

Cannock Chase, Staffordshire

Cannock Chase is home to several dedicated Mountain Bike Trails including 3 leisure trails, 2 cross-country trails and several downhill trails. They are built and maintained by local volunteer group Chase Trails in partnership with the Forestry Commission. … read more