Next Dig Day Dates on Whinstone Lee Tor

Following the completion of Moors for the Future’s work on the Whinstone Lee Tor to Cutthroat Bridge bridleway earlier this year. And now that the bird nesting season is over, we’re heading back there for more maintenance on the track. This will include the sections we worked on in 2016 and the gap between the […]

Keeper of the Peak nominated for another award

Keeper of the Peak is a big voice in Peak District mountain bike advocacy. What started as a throwaway comment on an mountain bike forum has become a hugely valuable service for mountain bikers riding in the Peak District, nominated once more for ‘Best Online Service’ in the Singletrack Reader Awards. A long time ago […]

MTB advocacy and the government’s new agriculture bill

On Wednesday 12th September the government announced their new agriculture bill. What does this mean for mountain biking? “…the (new) Agriculture Bill could spell out good news for off-road cycling. It places financial support for improved countryside access front and centre of its proposals.” Source: Cycling UK Cycling UK launched their “Get On My Land” […]

Hollinsclough trail closures extended to March 2020 – UPDATE

*ARTICLE UPDATED TO INCLUDE OFFICIAL CLOSURE NOTICE* The Emergency Temporary Traffic Management Order (TTRO) on Hollinsclough rakes has been extended to March 2020, meaning Swan Rake and Limer Rake remain closed. This quiet spot near the Derbyshire-Staffordshire border is regarded by many as providing some of the most technical mountain biking on the Peak District rights […]