Hamsterley Forest is one of the Northeast’s premier mountain bike destinations, with over 2000 hectares of forest to explore on 33 miles of waymarked trails and countless more miles of seldom travelled forest road.
Whether it is high octane thrill seeking you are after on one of the extreme downhill courses, or a quiet cycle with your family, Hamsterley Forest has something for cyclists of all-abilities.
Please note we currently have no bike hire facility at Hamsterley (as at January 2020)
- Distance: 5-10 Miles
- Grade: Hard
- Route Surface: Off Road
- Theme: Forest / Woodland Trail
- Forest Location
|2021 (1 Jan 2021 - 31 Dec 2021)|
* Forest open all year round (24 hours a day) for access on foot or by bicycle. Main Bedburn car park is open 24 hours a day. Forest Drive and associated car parks are open 9am-4pm (weekends Apr-Oct, 9am-5pm). No overnight parking is permitted.