Mountain bike cycle routes


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Visit Harrogate - mountain bike routes - this part of the Yorkshire Dales has some amazing mountain biking on its doorstep. You will find epic climbs and challenging descents easily accessible within a short drive or road ride. From cross country leg busters to full on downhill, from gentle tours of the rolling hills on quiet country tracks, to the most technical man made trail centre in the UK, don't even consider leaving the mountain bike at home when you visit Harrogate and district.

Hedgehog Cycling – mountain bike routes - Yorkshire Water has created a bike trail near Fewston reservoir. Starting from the car park in Swinsty Moor Plantation, it runs through the Beecroft Plantation, via a 'features' area, and up to Timble woods. There's also a trail through the Swinsty Moor Plantation.

North Yorkshire County Council – Nidderdale Loop - a challenging, circular off and on road route with good views. Some steep climbs and descents with rough off road technical sections.

British Cycling - mountain bike routes - browse a collection of some of the best cycle routes in the UK - all accredited by British Cycling.