What’s happening with the Macclesfield Forest trail closures?

The storm damage at popular riding spot Macclesfield Forest has lead to some trail closures and some questions and queries from the mountain bike community. Our trusted colleague in mountain bike advocacy – Keeper of the Peak – has the low down for us: “The ‘complete closure’ of Macclesfield Forest following Storm Emma has raised […]

Positive news for Lyme cyclists in 2018

Last year the National Trust ran a consultation on cycling at their Lyme Estate in the north west Peak District near Disley (more info here). People from multiple user groups got involved in the consultation, resulting in permissive trails being opened up on the estate during August and September last year. Due to the success […]

Marshalls needed for British Heart Foundation Challenge

Can’t do the British Heart Foundation (BHF) Peak District Mountain Bike Challenge but still want to be involved? Be a marshall! Without marshalls, rides like the British Heart Foundation events can’t happen. And because we here at Peak District MTB have such a good relationship with them, if we can get some marshalls, the British […]