Peak District Cycling
Discover cycling in the Peak District National Park. From family trails to a challenging climb, beautiful summer scenery, to winter mud and grime. From road warrior or mountain bike, to seasoned pro or a child on a trike. Learn what to take and where to go, whether clocking up the miles, or going slow.

Discover route ideas such as the Peak District Railway Trails, including the Monsal, Manifold, and Tissington Trails, and challenging hilly climbs such as the Cat & Fiddle. Read detailed cycling route descriptions, photographs and videos. Visit the blog for information about events, including the Tour of Britain, the Monsal Hill Climb, L’Eroica Britannia and the Peak District Summer of Cycling, including the latest news about Peak District Cycling.

Latest updates:

Eroica Britannia 2016

By |1st July, 2016|

Despite torrential rain in the week before the festival, Bakewell was once again the perfect host of the third running of Eroica Britannia from the 17th – 19th June 2016.

Buxton Mountain Time Trial

By |27th March, 2016|

The Buxton Cycling Club Mountain Time Trial is held on Good Friday every year. This year it took place on the 25th March with 181 riders entering, a record number for the event.

Zwift – First Look

By |24th October, 2015|

It’s pouring down outside. Not a little bit of drizzle, but one of those mornings where a visit to the outside bin seems an adventure too far. So what are your options? Catch up on jobs, join the hoards at your local crowded shopping centre, or settle on the sofa for Saturday morning TV.

Monsal Hill Climb 2015

By |6th October, 2015|

From ages 8 to 78, from lightweight 5.5KG speed machine, to Penny Farthing, the 85th Monsal Climb was made up of a eclectic mixture of cyclists tacking the 675 yard hill climb in the heart of the Peak District.

Tour Of Britain 2015 Stage 6

By |11th September, 2015|

Stage 6 of the 2015 Tour of Britain was a 192.7km route, starting in Stoke and finishing in Nottingham. The route took in a lot of the Peak District, from the Roaches, to Buxton, Castleton and Bakewell.

Brickworks and the Goyt Valley

By |27th July, 2015|

Grade: Challenging. Starting from Macclesfield, postcode: SK11 6QG, this 24 mile challenging route includes classic Peak District climbs, the Brickworks from Bollington, and the climb through the Goyt Valley towards the Cat and Fiddle Pub.


Routes, trails, where to go, videos and photos for cycling in the Peak District National Park. Discover Railway Trails such as the Monsal Trail and Tissington Trail and famous hill climbs like the Cat & Fiddle.Read more


Events, news, advice and tips for biking in the Peak District. Reviews and ideas for beginners and experienced cyclists. Clothing and equipment reviews and information.Read more


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