COVID-19 Update

We are shut down in isolation as the pandemic continues to spread throughout the world. Yet we are still receiving phone calls from people wishing to travel to the Lake District to hire bikes. These attempts are in direct contradiction to the government’s movement restrictions. The Lake District National Park is, in effect, closed to[…]

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Wellness Cycling in the Lake District

Whatever the weather, cycling in the Lake District is a wellness adventure. What better than taking in the fresh air, blown in by the prevailing westerly winds than the Lake District? Now recognised as a World Heritage Site, this is the way to improve your wellness while cycling through the beautiful varied landscape of quiet[…]

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Cycling Art in the Lake District

Here in the Lake District artists have been inspired for centuries with the awe inspiring landscape. But with the advent of mass tourism peoples conception of what and where to see what is being altered from the victorian ideal. Today with minds focused in an electronic world what is right in front of you is[…]

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Helmets while Cycling do Make Sense

The helmets available to rent while you cycle off into the Lake Districts countryside are all top quality. Manufactured to comply with British standards, we have reliable names such as Kask, Cannondale, Proviz, Specialised ,Kali, Bell and Mavic. All are very light and comfortable to wear, with a range of sizes from small to extra[…]

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Fred Whitton Challenge 2020

No longer in May the date for 2020 has been changed to 7th June 2020. Will this make this ride easier in balmy June weather? For the last couple of years the “Fred” has been blessed with perfect cycling conditions of warm sunny almost calm days. Old hands of riding the “Fred” in May will[…]

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E-Bike Myths Debunked

Are you in the market for an E-bike but not sure just how they work?Or what you need to ride an E-Bike on the road? The hire E-Bikes offer you the ideal opportunity to try cycling on one for a day without any sales pressure as we hire bikes and do not sell new E-Bikes[…]

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