Dales Mountain Biking – Tour de Upper Nidderdale, Yorkshire Dales (inc bike hire & lunch)

With someDales Mountain Biking Centre Yorkshire of the best dales mountain biking trails in North Yorkshire, explore the highs and the lows of Nidderdale, with some exhilarating climbs and some amazing descents. Enjoy stunning views, come rain or shine, along this all-weather mountain bike trail. There is something for all abilities from steep and rocky to flowing and grassy.

The tempo and alterations to the route are tailored to your group, so you can fully enjoy this amazing experience. However, there are a few added extras if you’re up for a challenge. A little bit of biking experience and fitness is recommended – what a way to discover mountain biking in Yorkshire! You will be led by one of our friendly and qualified instructors who will spend time coaching and training along the way.


Meeting at How Stean Gorge for 09.30, we will get our equipment and kit ready for an epic day out, exploring the best mountain bike trails Yorkshire has to offer . Once we are ready we will head up to Scar House Reservoir where mountain bikes will be waiting to be set up for a skills session.

From here we will head out on our ‘Tour de Upper Nidderdale’, following the Nidderdale Way down the dale and then picking up the 6 Six Dales Trail. Our day will finish at How Stean Gorge Cafe, where you will be greeted with a refreshing drink and slice of cake to celebrate.

We will have plenty of time along the route to stop, take pictures and have a bite to eat. Your lunch will be provided by the cafe at How Stean.

How Stean Gorge will provide you with all the specialist equipment  –

  • Helmet, Gloves & Eye Protection
  • Knee Pads
  • Mountain Bike
  • Packed lunch & Drinks

Please bring along

  • Sports T-shirt
  • Jumper
  • Waterproofs
  • Trainers
  • Shorts/leggings
  • Socks
  • Change of clothes for after.

Rucksack with water bottle/nibbles/sun-cream/spare layer

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