Fairholmes Visitor Centre,
Peak Mountain Biking is based in the beautiful Dark Peak area of the Peak District National Park around Derwent Valley and Ladybower Resevoir. They provide Skills Courses, Guided Rides and One to One Skills Training aimed at introducing new riders to off road mountain biking and developing the skills, confidence and techniques of less experienced riders wanting to improve their off road riding technique. The Skills Courses and Guided Rides start from Fairholmes Visitors Center, Bamford, Hope Valley S33 0AQ.
Ideal if you are new to mountain biking or maybe you are a less experienced rider and you want the reassurance that you are riding to the best of your ability. It is a full day course that covers many aspects of mountain biking including riding skills, map reading, bike set up and maintenance. You will start at 09.00 with the morning session concentrating on developing the skills and techniques listed above, break for lunch and the afternoon session will be a full riding session covering terrain that will test and put into practice the skills and techniques learned during the morning session, with the aim to finish around 16.00
Leave your maps and compasess at home, guided rides gives you a great taster of riding in the Dark Peak area of the Peak District National Park utilising the best trails around, these rides are demading and require a good level of skill and fitness.
One to One Skills Training
These courses are identical to the Skills Courses with the exception that it will just be you and your instructor. You should contact Peak Mountain Biking directly to arrange a One to One course.
Group Skills Course - £79.00.
One to One Skills Course - £150.00
Guided Rides £150 -6 people max
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The bike rides start from Fairholmes Visitors Center, Bamford, Hope Valley S33 0AQ. The visitors centre is located on the shore of Ladybower Reservoir right in the heart of the Dark Peak.
- Baby changing facilities
- Credit cards accepted (no fee)
- Picnic site
- Public toilets
- Accepts groups
- Children welcome
- Guided tours for individuals
- Guided tours for groups