What do we do on trail maintenance days?

Trail maintenance. Dig days. Shovel-wielding. Often called different things, our volunteers are working hard across the Peak District to make sure the trails you ride are kept in good condition. Why? The rights of way network we ride doesn’t maintain itself. Drains get blocked, rarely-used trails get overgrown, popular trails get worn out. If no […]

Bridleway Maintenance, Edale, March 2019

Way back in March, before Spring had sprung, when it was still wet and very windy and some patches of snow still lingered in the high moorland gulleys. Peak District MTB volunteers spent a few hours on a Thursday doing some bridleway maintenance on the Mam Tor to Greenlands bridleway. In some ways it was […]

Trail Maintenance Days 2019

Here’s an overview of Peak District MTB’s trail maintenance days: Roaches Dig Days: Peak District MTB – Trail Maintenance Ongoing trail maintenance on the Roaches Estate in the Staffordshire Moorlands, these are usually the 2nd Sunday of every month meeting at 9am until mid-afternoon. The next Roaches maintenance day is Sunday December 15th meeting at […]

Lyme Park peak district mountain bike riders

Lyme Trail dig days – can you help?

We’re delighted to see the great progress our friends at Lyme are making with opening up additional access for mountain ¬†bikers. Can you help with creating the new trails? The National Trust’s Graham Clark has arranged the following provisional dates for dig days and would love more volunteers: Saturday April 6th Sunday April 28th Sunday […]

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