Cyclewise Whinlatter - Mountain Biking

Whinlatter Forest Re-opening Update

  • Cyclewise bike hire and shop will be open from 29th March
  • The Visitor Information point (outside facing kiosk at front of visitor centre) will open from Monday 29th March
  • The cafe takeaway hatch will be open from 1st April. Outdoor seating adjacent to the café will not open until 12th April.
  • The Forest shop and indoor information point is due to re-open on 12th April 

Hire bikes and create your own adventure following the forest mountain bike trails!

Cyclewise Whinlatter Bike Hire and shop is based in Whinlatter Forest near Keswick and is the perfect location from which to enjoy 3 amazing graded mountain bike trails situated amidst the beautiful forest setting.

We have a superb range of mountain bikes & eBike to hire for 3 hours or the FULL DAY.

Shop open 10am - 5pm

Hire rental from 10am - last rental 1.30pm - last return 4.30pm

Adults - from £25   Child - from £17

Family / Group Mountain Bike Skills

Cyclewise Whinlatter - Mountain Biking

The team at Cyclewise are dedicated to promoting cycling for all which is why we have introduced our "Family / Group Mountain Bike Skills" sessions which we run from our stunning location at Whinlatter Forest Park.

These mountain bike sessions are aimed at all members of the family from age 8 upwards and will cater for your individual group's requirements. Using our own purpose built skills course and the trails at Whinlatter, our coaches will be able to show you the basic techniques to give you the knowledge and confidence to MTB safely, with the emphasis being on fun for all. Pre-booking is essential for this action-packed session of biking skills and fun.


Course Content:
During the session you will learn how and when to control your speed, how to handle corners and pick the correct lines on the trail. We will also teach you about the correct body position for riding on descents and technical climbs making you not only a better rider but a safer one too. All this will take place at a pace and level that is best suited to your group on our purpose built coaching trail.


Instructor Ratio: 1:6 maximum
Course Duration: 3 Hours
Course Cost: £140 (for a group of up to 6)
Course Venue: Whinlatter, Braithwaite, Keswick, Cumbria CA12 5TW

Please contact us to arrange a date for your group.


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Whinlatter Forest Re-opening Update

  • Cyclewise bike hire and shop will be open from 29th March
  • The Visitor Information point (outside facing kiosk at front of visitor centre) will open from Monday 29th March
  • The cafe takeaway hatch will be open from 1st April. Outdoor seating adjacent to the café will not open until 12th April.
  • The Forest shop and indoor information point is due to re-open on 12th April 

Hire bikes and create your own adventure following the forest mountain bike trails!

Cyclewise Whinlatter Bike Hire and shop is based in Whinlatter Forest near Keswick and is the perfect location from which to enjoy 3 amazing graded mountain bike trails situated amidst the beautiful forest setting.

We have a superb range of mountain bikes & eBike to hire for 3 hours or the FULL DAY.

Shop open 10am - 5pm

Hire rental from 10am - last rental 1.30pm - last return 4.30pm

Adults - from £25   Child - from £17

Family / Group Mountain Bike Skills


Cyclewise Whinlatter - Mountain Biking
22 July 2020 - 22 July 2021

The team at Cyclewise are dedicated to promoting cycling for all which is why we have introduced our "Family / Group Mountain Bike Skills" sessions which we run from our stunning location at Whinlatter Forest Park.

These mountain bike sessions are aimed at all members of the family from age 8 upwards and will cater for your individual group's requirements. Using our own purpose built skills course and the trails at Whinlatter, our coaches will be able to show you the basic techniques to give you the knowledge and confidence to MTB safely, with the emphasis being on fun for all. Pre-booking is essential for this action-packed session of biking skills and fun.


Course Content:
During the session you will learn how and when to control your speed, how to handle corners and pick the correct lines on the trail. We will also teach you about the correct body position for riding on descents and technical climbs making you not only a better rider but a safer one too. All this will take place at a pace and level that is best suited to your group on our purpose built coaching trail.


Instructor Ratio: 1:6 maximum
Course Duration: 3 Hours
Course Cost: £140 (for a group of up to 6)
Course Venue: Whinlatter, Braithwaite, Keswick, Cumbria CA12 5TW

Please contact us to arrange a date for your group.

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