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Cycling in Sherwood Pines Forest Park

Sherwood Pines Forest Park is the regions premier venue for off road cycling and has a wide variety of trails for all abilities.

Make the most of your forest adventure with our Cycle Happy activity sheets for your mind, body and soul. You'll find lots of ideas for fun things to try out on your ride, with activities for the whole family

Cycling in the forestFun ways to exercise your mind

Give your brain a boost with our Cycle Happy activity sheet for the mind. Take the forest alphabet challenge and head out on a mini beast hunt.


Get your body geared up to cycleGet your body geared up

Let the kids take control with our Cycle Happy activity sheet for the body. The activities are great for building self-esteem, stamina, and fuelling a sense of adventure


Workout for your soulA workout for your soul

Being outside makes you feel good on the inside and these soul-satisfying activities will help the whole family unwind. Enjoy more of the forest with cycling activities for the soul

Adventure Cycle Trail
  • Moderate
Adventure cycle trail
Bike Park
  • Extreme
Bike Park in Sherwood Pines Forest Park
Family Cycle Route
  • Easy
The Family Cycle route covers a 3 mile loop that starts at the Visitors Centre and loops through the forest on the extensive all-weather network.
Singletrack Network
  • Moderate
With over 45 miles of unmarked singletrack to ride, Sherwood Pines provides an almost unlimited supply of technical offroad trails for the more advanced cyclist.
Skills Loop
  • Hard
Test your skills on the skills loop before venturing deeper into the forest.
The Kitchener Trail
  • Hard
At 13km long the Kitchener Trail, is fast and a challenge to ride at differing times of the year.
Last updated: 09/16/2015

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