Your visit to Forest of Dean

Right in the heart of the forest

Dean Forest Cycles is the perfect place to start and end your adventure, whether it’s a day’s cycling, a walk in the woods or you’re simply stopping in for a coffee.

Where and what to ride?

Cycling is the perfect way to explore the beautiful Forest of Dean area, and it all starts from Dean Forest Cycles.

Based in Park End, in the heart of the Forest we have miles of family-friendly cycle tracks, a vast network of mountain bike trails and near-endless quiet lanes. From our door we have the famous Family Cycle Trail (Colliers Trail), some of the UK’s best mountain biking trails, the Parkend to Coleford Cycle Trail and much, much more.

If you need to hire a bike in the Forest of Dean, we’ve got exactly what you need. We have a great range of hire bikes and accessories, including mountain bikes, kids bikes, eBikes, eMTBs, gravel bikes and family cycle trail bikes.

Wondering what might be the best option for you? Give us a call and we’ll tailor an option to suit you.

Refreshments for your day

Our cafe has everything you need to get you going and keep you fuelled for the day. From homemade cakes, fresh organic coffee and tea to local pasties, toasted sandwiches and cold beers.

Family cycling in the forest

Perfect for all abilities and ages. A fantastic day out for the whole family (including the dog!).

Nothing beats a days cycling in the forest and we’ve got everything you need to make those memories.

Mountain biking in the forest

We’ve got a huge network of brilliant mountain bike trails on our doorstep, and the bikes to suit you.

From experienced riders to those looking to dip their toe in the sport, we’ve got a trail and a bike for you.

eMTB in the forest

There’s a huge number of rides in the Forest of Dean that are perfect for eBikes, from eMTB to more leisurely cycle trail routes.

eBikes are great way to go further and faster or simply get a bit of a boost, and we have everything you need.

Gravel riding in the forest

The Forest of Dean is simply incredible for gravel, with an endless network of routes for all abilities. 

Cafe rides, all-day epics, overnight adventures. We’ve got everything you need to get out and explore.

Two feet rather than two wheels?

It’s not only about the cycling at Dean Forest Cycles.

Give us a call or drop in and we can recommend some great walks in the area, with options for quick strolls and big hikes alike.