Category Archives: Mountain Biking

Guisborough Forest (Mountain Biking)

Address: Guisborough Forest & Walkway
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Guisborough Visitor Centre

Further Info here and here and here

Parking is £2 at the Visitor Centre

Note the centre car park closes at different times throughout the year.

Alee Rating: 2 stars (Maybe worth more but went too late and didnt have time to get on to complete the  Blue trail or proper technical parts of the Red trail)

Steep windy uphill climb tests your fitness for at least first half hour.

Guisborough Map

Blue Cycle Route

  • Moderate

An easy/moderate trail of 4 1/2 miles. The route includes climbs and ascents requiring some cycling skills and fitness.

Red Cycle Route

  • Hard

High levels of skill and off-road experience with high endurance fitness are required for this trail.

Harlestone Firs (Mountain Biking)

Address: Harlestone , Northampton, NN5 6UJ

Parking is on the Road just outside the entrance.

Aim: Quick intensive 45min ride before sunset for fitness – this was just what I was after.

Note: there are no particular trails but you can easily make it up as you go. Be careful of large fallen trees across paths.

10 minutes from M1 Junction 16. 1 hour from Birmingham

Alee Rating: 2 stars

Harleston Firs Map

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