Discover the amazing Peak District
Explore the Peak District by bike
The Peak District is one of the most popular areas for Mountain Biking in the UK. Mountain bikers have been coming to the Peak for a long time for its unique and challenging trails.
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. From a leisurely spin around Ladybower Reservoir to a trail high up on the moors there is something for everyone. Below are a couple examples of some of our favourite route’s.
A short route packing in a great mix of singletrack, fast descents and great views.
This ride is a perfect sample of the Peak District and the variety of trails it offers, from the old railway lines of the Thornhill Trail to the rocky technical descents of The Beast.
This route takes in two large climbs, via classic peak district trails on the downs, with big views over the glorious peak district.
This is a slightly more challenging ride that offers four brilliant descents ranging from wide grass routes to tight, exciting singletrack.
This route using a real mixture of old packhorse routes, roads and lanes. Stanage Edge, Lady Cannings flow trail.
Traffic free loop ranging from only a couple of miles up to a longer ride your choice. Starting on the Thornhill trail, heading up to and round Ladybower/Derwent and Howden Reservoir.
A longer ride taking in some classic dark peak climbs and descents with breathtaking views throughout. Hope Cross and descending down Jaggers Clough before climbing up to Mam Tor.
Local trail news
The latest updates about the trails in the local area.
We are an active member of Peak District MTB and do our bit to help organise and lead local trail maintenance dig days. This is something we feel is hugely important. Giving back to the local riding scene and helps to improve the trails for all. The video shows volunteers working on various bridleways across the Hope Valley and Roaches.
The Bike Garage is an independent family-owned bike shop which set out in 2010 with one mission: Help people get out on bikes more and experience our amazing local countryside. Jump on a train in Sheffield or arrive via car and begin your adventure. With tailored route information and trails for all levels.
We headed up to check out the current state of Rushup Edge bridleway also known as (Chapel Gate). For the last couple of years, the route has been closed although there are not signs to tell you that on the ground. There has already been one consultation on the previous plans. But it is fair […]
The PDMTB all weather loop is a great ride all year around, but after a wet winter, its merits are even greater. Due to the fact it is almost entirely a rocky route, it stands up incredibly well to the Peak District climate.
On Saturday we celebrated Cafe Adventure’s second birthday with a summer ride. Full image gallery is on our facebook page.
Reopen after a winter hibernation, the boys at Bike Tracks (trail builders) have given the trail a revamp. Designed as a blue grade trail that is fun for all to ride. Pump,Jump or roll the features it is a great trail to improve technique and build confidence. Located on the border between Sheffield and the Peak district. […]