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Cyclewise Whinlatter Bike Hire & Shop

  • Keswick
  • Outdoor
  • Ages 9+
  • Cycling

Attraction Information

Take your adventure off road with Cyclewise Whinlatter Bike Hire & Shop.

Roll up and hire one of their high-quality mountain bikes. From here the hills are your oyster, following one of the UK’s leading mountain bike trails. They have the right equipment for the job with premium hardtail mountain bikes, specially designed to handle the uneven terrain. Parents can also hire electric bikes if the mood strikes.

This day out is built around families with the possibility of courses and BC Qualifications. You can even pre-book family coaching sessions over the school holidays.

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Opening hours

Monday to Sunday 10:00 - 17:00

Last Entry

14:00 for bike hire.


Premium Hardtail Mountain Bike Hire 3 Hour Hire:

Adults: £19.50

Kids: £15.00

Full Day Hire:

Adults: £26.00

Kids: £20.00

Travel & Contact Information


Whinlatter Forest, Braithwaite, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5TW, England

Phone number

017687 78711



Click here to visit Cyclewise Whinlatter Bike Hire & Shop's website.

FAQ & Additional Information

Yes, there is parking onsite.

The main Car Park is on a 'Pay on exit' system. The are 2 pay stations situated in the main car park and one by the Visitor Centre. 

Yes, there are toilets, accessible toilets and baby changing facilities.

Yes, there are baby changing facilities.

Yes, you can bring a picnic.

There are baby food/milk warming facilities available.

Yes, there is an onsite restaurant.

Siskin's Cafe on the Park, offers a tasty range of baguettes, salads, soup, toasties and cakes.

Yes, Cyclewise Whinlatter Bike Hire & Shop is wheelchair friendly and has accessible toilets.

Yes, Cyclewise Whinlatter Bike Hire & Shop have stated they are pushchair friendly.

Pets are allowed!

Additional Info


In the event of adverse stormy weather the Whinlatter Forest Park will be closed to ensure the safety of visitors.


Helmet is included with hire. Trainers or sports shoes are advised. Appropriate active clothing to be worn relevant to weather conditions. Be prepared that you may get muddy!

Public Transport

Bus route 77 & 77A Keswick-Whinlatter-Portinscale-Keswick. A 15 minute bus journey from Keswick Bus Station to Whinlatter Forest Park.

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