Demo bikes

Try before you buy

Dean Forest Cycles is the perfect place for a mountain bike demo ride. With a range of the latest Marin and Scott demo bikes available and some of the UK’s best trails on our doorstep, we’re guaranteed to give you the proper try-before-you-buy experience.

Dean Forest cycles demo bikes

Test riding a mountain bike in the Forest of Dean with Dean Forest Cycles is easy. Simply book in advance, bring some photo ID and you can test ride your potential new dream bike on the trails on our door step. 

Demo rides cost £80 for eBikes and £60 for full suspension MTB.

Marin demo bikes

We love Marin Bikes here at Dean Forest Cycles. ‘Made for Fun’, the Marin range includes something for everyone from kids bikes to high-performance full suspension mountain bikes.

Our Marin demo bike fleet includes:

Marin Rift Zone 2 29″ full suspension mountain bike – sizes small to extra large
Marin Rift Zone 2 27.5″ full suspension mountain bike – sizes small, medium and large
Marin Alpine Trail E1 eMountain bike – sizes medium to extra large

Marin Rift Zone 2 29 demo bike Dean Forest Cycles
Red Marin Alpine E1 Demo Bike

Scott demo bikes

Another favourite of the Dean Forest family, Scott Bikes create some of the fastest, lightest and highest-performing bikes, from road to gravel to urban to mountain bike. 

Our Scott demo bike fleet includes:

Scott Strike eRide 920 eMountain bike – sizes small, medium and large

Scott Strike 920 studio image