Lanhydrock Cycle Hub is an exciting new mountain bike centre that opened for business on the 15th February 2014! There are 10km of green and blue graded MTB trails, a skills area, a balance track, a cafe, car park and bike hire. The Lanhydrock trails are located just north of the Lanhydrock estate near Bodmin, Cornwall in South West England. They are targeted at families and novices.
Cardinham Woods in Bodmin is the Forestry Commission’s premiere recreation site. Situated in the breathtaking valley of the Cardinham Water river, it contains trails suitable for riders of all cycling abilities.
There are several miles of gravel tracks (‘forest roads’) meandering through the woods and alongside the river. Cyclists are welcome to explore these routes, and share them with the many walkers, families, dog walkers, and horse riders who also enjoy the woods.
For those wanting more of a challenge, there is also the blue (moderate) graded Bodmin Beast cycle trail. 12km of single track, with climbs, descents and technical features you’ll need a good level of fitness to complete the route.
The Camel Trail is a 17 mile route based on an historic railway track.
Gawton Gravity Hub offers over 500ft of unrivalled gravity fed descent. Four tracks with everything from flowing single track, to steep technical descent, Gawton Gravity Hub has all a gravity addict needs to get hooked and wanting more. To make the most of your day’s riding, book on the new uplift service with super fast turnaround times. In addition our new trail centre hut, open on uplift days, offers refreshments, toilets, parts and accessories.
The Padstow to Wadebridge line was opened in 1899 providing access from Waterloo via Okehampton and Launceston, but the section from Wadebridge to Poley’s Bridge is one of the oldest in the world and was opened in 1834.
Initially it was intended to bring sea sand from the estuary to farms inland. Bodmin through to Wadebridge was connected to the mainline system and operated until 1967, whilst the line between Bodmin and Poley’s Bridge, which was only used for freight, and closed in 1984.
Our cycle hire has bikes for all ages and abilities and you can hire for a half or a full day. Helmets are free when hiring a bike. We are open every day 10am-4pm.Booking in advance is essential during school holidays.
Call 01208 265975 for more details or to book.
We are a friendly, family run cycle hire business situated in the heart of Wadebridge directly opposite the beginning of the beautiful Wadebridge to Padstow Camel Trail cycle route. We have a large selection of bikes for hire. catering for all needs and abilities. Our fully trained staff are on hand and are happy to advise You with your bike selection to ensure that you have a safe and enjoyable day out! For your added convenience we can offer you FREE on site parking where you can leave your car safely with us for the day until you return.
or if you like your gadgets download the Mapmyride or Strava apps to your iPhone or Android. This will allow you to track your times, distances and progress online and also view unregistered trails that people in the area have discovered.