The Forest of Dean is a cyclists dream.  Whether you're a novice or experienced mountain biker hungry for downhill forest tracks, or a road cyclist wanting winding country lanes and short hill climbs - the forest terrain offers it all.   Suitable for families too, the family trail  from Cannop Valley, provides safe cycling for children of all ages, away from traffic and  surrounded by beautiful woodlands.   


Throughout the summer months concerts are held in the Bandstand.  Take along a picnic, sit by the river and listen to live music.  What a great way to spend a summer's afternoon.

Check the calendar for local sportives.  The Wye Tour and Wye Valley Brewery are just two that are planned around this area.

Things to do

There is so much to see, visit, taste and enjoy in the Forest of Dean.  Try canoeing or kayaking, or do some high wire rope courses. Or simply, enjoy walking along the forest trails, looking at the wildlife and taking in the beautiful nature that surrounds you.   In fact, there's so much to see and do, and places to visit, you might want to make a short-list before you arrive! 

Places to eat

On bike or foot, take a break and have a bite to eat at Beechenhurst lodge or Pedalabikeaway where you can enjoy and join the cycling hub.   

Bike Rental & Cycling Packages

Bike Rental From £19 per day

Bike rental available in the Wye Valley .  Bike drop off and pick up service available.

Looking to cycle along the forest trails or roads in and around the Wye Valley?

Daily Guided Rides From £25pp

Local Guides available to take you on a bike tour in the Wye Valley . Rent a bike or bring your own.

Visiting the area for a day or short break and would like to explore the valley with a cycling guide? 

Flexible Cycling Holidays

Stay at one or more of our cycling friendly accommodations and be guided around the Wye Valley.

A complete package, including accommodation, along with guided rides and option of bike rental. 


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