Information on cycle hire, bike hire, mountain bike hire on Exmoor.
There is no doubt that when on Exmoor, the great outdoors will be calling! If you fancy getting out to explore, then getting on a bike is a great option for covering the distance. Miles and miles of tracks and bridleways criss-cross Exmoor, with loads of great routes for biking ready and waiting for you. Whether you are an experienced athlete or beginner up for trying something new, there is terrain for everyone.
There are several options included below for bike hire on Exmoor. The dramatic landscape offers fantastic road cycling, in addition to brilliant mountain biking for those keen to explore the many off-road trails. Low volumes of traffic mean the roads are pleasantly empty, other the occasional Exmoor pony or wandering sheep! You can choose between the high grounds with extensive panoramic views, or follow the valleys into sheltered woodland. Plentiful pubs, cafes and tea rooms make for welcome refreshment along the way.
Bike Hire on Exmoor
Exmoor Adventures Bike Hire
Exmoor adventures provide high-quality Scott Aspect Mountain Bike hire (hydraulic disc brakes, 100mm front suspension and shimano components). They replace their bikes every 6-9 months to ensure a top standard of rental for keen cyclists. Guiding and Skills Courses are also available for individuals and groups of all ages and abilities.
Included: Quality Scott Aspect Mountain Bike, Helmet, Gloves, Repair Kit, Map of the area, with suggested route and Padlock.
Contact: The Old Bus Garage, Porlock Weir, TA24 8PE. Tel: 07976 208279. Delivery to anywhere on Exmoor.
Website: Exmoor Adventures
Pompey’s Cycles in Minehead offer bike hire of Claud Butler mountain bikes (front suspension, hydraulic disc brakes, and 650b wheels). Bring ID and a credit/debit card to leave as for security. Closed on Sundays and Bank Holidays.
Cost: £18/day. Weekly rates and group bookings available on request.
Included: Bike helmet and map
Contact: Mart Road, Minehead, TA24 5BJ Tel: 01643 704077
Website: Pompey’s Cycles
Tarka Trail Cycle Hire
Tarka Trail Cycle Hire are based in Barnstaple and offer an extensive range of bike hire options. These include road bikes, tandem bikes, children’s bicycles, bike trailers and more. During the summer months or for any children’s equipment, advance booking is advised to avoid disappointment
Cost: £12-£30/day depending on bike model. Half days also available. Longer period hire rates are available on request.
Included: Bike helmets, puncture repair kit, baskets or rucksacks are available free of charge.
Contact: The Railway Station, Barnstaple, North Devon, EX31 2AU. Tel: 01271 324202
Website: Tarka Trail Cycle Hire
Moor Rover Bus
For those interested in a helping hand to get back to base, you can utilise the Moor Rover Bus. This publicly funded service is available for travel within Exmoor National Park, simply request to be picked up and dropped off at a location of your choosing.
Contact The Moor Rover Bus on 01643 709701 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
There are many other outdoor activities and options on Exmoor for friends or family. If you are interested in finding self-catering accommodation here or more advice on planning an Exmoor holiday, feel free to get in touch with The Best of Exmoor.
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