Cycling in the Lake District is one of the most rewarding and sustainable ways to experience this beautiful part of the world. There are cycle routes for everyone, from the quiet rural lanes of the evergreen Eden Valley, easy traffic free family routes, or challenging high-mountain passes…they all come with views to inspire.
If you have a taste for the trail then the Lake District boasts 2 of the countires’ finest MTB trail centres in Whinlatter and Grizedale Forests. The Lakeland Fells themselves provide the perfect landscape for year-round exploring, with natural low level trails near Ullswater, to some of the country’s highest like over the mighty Helvellyn.
Lake District Cycling can now offer you cycle hire direct from Penrith Station in association with Virgin Trains. Lake District Cycling are working to provide a new sustainable travel option for exploring the Lake District and Eden Valley. Experience this idyllic cycling countryside for as long or short as you like – come taste the best local food, ale, and cafés along the way to finding your own Eden!