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Explore the Peak District by bike

Award winning bicycle rental and experiences by Bike Garage

Feel free to browse our selection of bikes for hire. If you can’t find what you need, feel free to get in touch!

What’s included?

With every hire, we will get you set up on your chosen bike.  Adjust the bike to your requirements. All bikes come with flat pedals, we can fit SPD pedals if you prefer.

Route map and recommendation
Helmet (range of sizes)
Saddle Bag with toolkit.
Bottle holder (frame mounted)
Founder of Bike Garage

James Irwin

Founder of Bike Garage

About James and the team

James has lived and ridden in the Peak District for over 20 years,  building a unique knowledge of the local area.  He founded Bike Garage in 2010 to share his unique knowledge of the best local trails, and has since enabled thousands of locals and visitors to explore the breathtaking local scenery from two wheels.


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The best routes to explore

With every bike hire we can talk you through a suitable route for your requirements. And give you a map to take, so you can get straight to the best trails. Below are a couple examples of some of our favourite routes

Where to find us

We are located within the High Peak Garden Centre, just off Hope Road, Bamford.  A bike wash, cafe for a post or pre-ride refreshments and other business on site.  See our full address below:

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Monday - Wednesday9:30 AM — 5:00 PM
Friday - Sunday9:30 AM — 5:00 PM
12 Aug - 16 AugClosed

By car

We have two large free car parks at either end of the site one is accessed via Hope Road and the main gates or the single entrance next to the bridge.

Time to drive from Sheffield: 30 mins.

Time to drive from Manchester: 1 hour.

By public transport

Bamford Train station is within 5 minutes walk which offer regular services along the Hope Valley line between Sheffield and Manchester. There is also the bus stop just outside the garden centre, with regular services along the valley. If you have any travel questions give us a call and we will give you some help.

Time on train from Sheffield: 26 mins.

Time on train from Manchester: 1 hour, 5 mins.

Delivery service

A bike rental delivery service is available subject to availability.  Contact us to inquire about delivery.

Example locations & Pricing. This can be to your accommodation or to a trail.  Lady Cannings Trail £20 – Edale £20 – Sheffield, Encliffe Park £25

Helpful information


We require a form of ID (Passport or Driving License) is required per bike. This will be held for the duration of hire.

You might want to bring…
  • Some food and drink for the day, or we can give you some recommendations of good places to stop. Each bike has a bottle holder.
  • Suitable clothing for the outdoors.
  • A lock, if you are planning on stopping en-route.
Do I need to book?

We recommend reserving a bike, especially at weekends, to avoid disappointment.  You can use our online booking system 24 hours a day, or call us on 01433 659345.

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