The South Peak Loop is it any good?

If your only impression of mountain biking in the Peak District is of bleak moorlands, gritstone outcrops and technical, rocky riding, this new circular loop could be quite an eye-opener for you. Taking in beautiful dales, deciduous woodland and lush open countryside, the South Peak loop is a great multi-day trip or a tough one […]

Meet The Team – Dan Noble

We thought it’d be a good idea for you to know more about the committee members at Peak District MTB. In no particular order we’ll start with Dan Noble… Dan is the outcast of the Peak District MTB committee, residing as he does in the Staffordshire Moorlands. Once resident in Buxton, Dan moved to Leek […]

Traffic Regulation Order Consultation – Washgate, Hollinsclough

Washgate is a tucked-away trail on the Derbyshire/Staffordshire border near Hollinsclough, click to view map.  It’s one of a handful of technical, rocky descents in the immediate area (or climbs if that’s your thing) and can be linked with some great riding to the west at Three Shires Head, to the north near Buxton and to […]

South Peak Loop Official Opening

Peak District horse-riding advocacy group Peak Horsepower are officially launching their new South Peak Loop on April 14th at Hulme End in Staffordshire. The 70-mile waymarked route, taking in some beautiful White Peak scenery, complements Peak Horsepower’s Kinder Loop in the northern Peak District and is, of course, open to cyclists too. For those mountain bikers who served […]