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Mountain Bike Hire

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

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Cyclewise Whinlatter Bike Hire Centre, is based at the Whinlatter Forest Trail Head, near Keswick, and is the perfect location from which to enjoy our 3 amazing graded mountain bike trails situated amidst the beautiful forest setting.

Bike hire at WhinlatterWe have a superb range of mountain bikes to hire available for either 3 hours or the full day. Great fun for everyone whatever their biking ability!  For up to date Whinlatter Forest MTB Trail Information please click here. 

Quality Mountain Bike Hire

We have a superb fleet of quality mountain bikes -  2017 Cube Attentions , a premium hardtail bike, ideal for riding on the Whinlatter trails.

Hardtail 3 Hour Hire Full Day*
Adults £19.50 £26
Kids  ( Age 8+) £15 £20
Helmet hire included   *return by 4.30pm

Family Bike Hire


 Premium Full Suspension Bike & E-Bike Hire

High specification componentry models from  Mondraker, Cube, Yeti, Evil & Scott. For our list of latest models please contact Cyclewise Whinlatter on Tel 017687 78711.

Full Suspension 3 Hour Hire Full Day*
Adults £36 £50
EBikes Adult £36 £50
Helmet hire included   *return by 4.30pm

We recommend you phone us before travelling to reserve a premium bike, especially at weekends and during holiday periods.

Please Bring With You

  • Proof of ID – Driving licence or passport
  • Credit or Debit Card – to secure hire

Bike Hire Collection
Bike hire is available from 10am and all bikes must be returned by 4.30pm the same day. Bikes can be reserved for the full day or the morning only from 10am and must be collected before 11am. They are hired on a first-come, first-served basis only.
Booking in advance is highly recommended on the weekends and during holiday periods to avoid disappointment. For bookings please call us on 017687-78711.

Please Note: When you hire a bike or bikes from us, you will need to bring a credit or debit card as a deposit and a driving licence or passport as PROOF OF ID to secure the hire. Also, if you are taking out a 'premium' hire bike, the hire charge must be paid for using the same credit or debit card.
A helmet is provided with every hire, if you refuse to wear a helmet we can not let you hire a bike.
No helmet - No hire.

Terms and conditions of bicycle hire will have to be agreed and signed prior to hire. This will agree liability for any damages to the bikes including punctures - We do not make any profit from damages; we only aim to cover the cost of the part and time to repair it.

Family Hire 2

Our Standard Hire Bike

                     Cube 2016 Attention

Our 'standard' rental fleet bikes are 2015 & 2016 Cube Attentions 27.5" These high-quality MTBs are the ideal bike to tackle the Altura and Quercus trails here at Whinlatter Forest whether you are a beginner or an experienced mountain biker. Each bike is equipped with quality componentary from Shimano and front suspension forks from RockShox.

Bike Size Guide

Use the following guide to decide on the size of your hire bike(s):

Your Height = Frame Size

Height: 4'8" - 5'1" (142cm -155cm)
Suited bike Size: 14in

Height: 5'1" - 5'7" (155cm - 170cm)
Suited bike size: 16in

Height: 5'7" - 6' (170cm - 183cm)
Suited bike size: 18in

Height: 6' - 6'3" (183cm - 195cm)
Suited bike size: 20in


How To Find Us

Sat Nav postcode CA12 5TW. Whinlatter Forest Park is situated 4 miles from Keswick town centre on the B5292 over Whinlatter pass. Grid Reference NY208245. Our address is Cyclewise Whinlatter, Whinlatter Forest Park, Braithwaite, Keswick, Cumbria. CA12 5TW.


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