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Cycle trails at Delamere

Latest News (04/09/2017 11:38)

The Manley section of Delamere will be closed between 5-9-17 to 30-9-17 due to harvesting operations. This means both No Brains and Manley Hill Skills Area will be closed. The White Trail section will remain open from Engine Flats North to Barnsbridge North. Please adhere to safety signage and diversions.

Family cycling on a forest trail in Delamere Forest ParkExplore the forest on two wheels. We've got cycling trails for all abilities from relaxing family rides to mountain bike trails and a bike skills area.

There are two principle cycling routes marked out within the forest both are classified as forest road routes. More advanced mountain bikers should spend sometime to navigate their way around the myriad of routes and trails within the forest. A map for the forest, is available from Tracs Bike shop and Delamere Cafe  at a cost of £2.

Alternatively come along on Thursday evening to TRACS bike hire to take part in a free led ride of the forest. This led ride starts at 6.30pm (please check first).

Where to Cycle At Delamere

Old Pale

Why not cycle up to the top of Old Pale and enjoy superb panoramas of the Cheshire countryside or on a clear day views as far away as the Liverpool city skyline.

After your ride, why not use the bike wash at Tracs Bike shop and leave the mud behind!

Our waymarked cycle trails

  • Hunger Hill Trail - start at Delamere forest centre - blue waymarkers - 6.4 km - 0.5 hour - forest road  
  • Whitemoor - start at Delamere forest centre - white waymarkers - 11 km - 1 hour - forest road

Cycle Hire

Cycle hire is available from TRACS (UK) situated just the left-handside of the forest centre car park. TRACS (UK) offers a good range of child and adult bike to hire.  The well-stocked shop has a wide range of spares and accessories and they also provide bike repair service and mountain bike training courses.

Opening hours 10am-5pm.  

Group hire and cycle skills coaching is also available. For details or advance booking please contact Tracs on 01606 881802

Please be alert at all times of other forest users.

Spooky Halloween Cycle Trail
  • Moderate
Bring the family to this spooky Halloween Cycle Trail
Last updated: 8th June 2017

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