Whinstone Lee Tor

We’ve been approached by the land manager of the Moscar Estate that owns the land around Whinstone Lee Tor. They are concerned about mountain bikers riding directly south from Whinstone Lee Tor towards Ladybower. Bikers call this route Les Arcs / Mono / Alpine / Telegraph. We do know that many riders aren’t aware of […]

Digley reservoir resurfacing

You may not realise but the Peak District doesn’t end at Langsett or the Woodhead pass, it extends north into the beautiful rolling hills around Holmfirth. Whilst the area is perhaps more famous amongst roadies because of the Holme Moss climb (a mini-Alpe-d’Huez with flatcaps and whippets) it has some cracking routes, like this one […]

The Longshaw Estate

The Longshaw estate sits on the eastern side of Sheffield. Over the last few years the National Trust have been keen to welcome more mountain bikers. Its trails might not be that gnarly but opening up permissive bridleways and linking them to the Eastern Moors has made a huge difference to the riding in this […]

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A Welcome Roaches Christmas Present

Natural England have given approval for a year’s trial of a new permissive cycleway on the Roaches Estate in the Staffordshire Moorlands. This will give mountain bikers a greater range of legitimate trails to ride on the estate, and link existing routes into a much better off-road experience. Peak District MTB and local volunteers will […]

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