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Cyclewise are mountain bike and road cycling experts based in the Lake District, Cumbria. We are an award winning adventure activity business, a Top 20 independant retailer, one of the biggest providers of British Cycling Mountain Bike Leadership Awards. We also offer a wide range of MTB skills and bike maintenance courses delivered by highly qualified British Cycling coaches.

We have a mountain bike specialist shop at Cyclewise Whinlatter – a UK leading trail centre at Whinlatter Forest, near Keswick- where we retail a quality range of bikes and accessories and offer trail centre bike hire, with a premium fleet of mountain bikes and electric bikes, so  you can ride 3 amazing graded mountain bike trails. 
At our Cyclewise Cockermouth store our road bike experts will provide professional advise on our excellent range of bikes, cycle repairs and bike fits. Both our stores repair workshops are certified e-Bike service centres and ran by Cytech qualified mechanics. 
Cyclewise is a diverse rider-owned cycle business and also delivers Bikeability training to school children and businesses. Finally we can advise you on the best practice of mountain biking provision and technical advice on bike fleet management and maintenance.

Unit 2, Fairfield BuildingsSouth St Cockermouth CA13 9RU

Guides and Coaches

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Cyclewise are one of the leading mountain bike coaching and guiding companies in the North.

We have been committed to providing a professional service with highly qualified staff for over 10 years and operate in Lake District, Cumbria, one of the most stunning and best biking areas in the UK.

All our staff are professionally qualified with British Cycling Level 2 Mountain Bike Leader or above, fully insured, hold relevant Outdoor First Aid Certificates and Enhance DBS certificates

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Guided Rides

Perfect for a ‘hassle free’ awesome biking adventure

The guide will take care of all the navigation, sort any mechanical issues and even offer few top tips where appropriate to enhance your day. Hiring a guide is perfect for groups from schools, families, centres, corporate or social. What ever your past experience or skill level , we have the right guide to look after you. If you require bike hire in addition to a guide then you will automatically receive a 10% discount off any bike hire. Click here for our booking request form.

Price: £175 per guide   (ratio 1: 10 , £155 per an additional guide)

Duration: Full day (usually 9.30am – 4.30pm)

Meeting Point: Cyclewise Whinlatter


Skills Coaching

Improve your MTB skills and have more fun on the trails.

Private Coaching

Our private coaching sessions are with highly qualified staff, we tailor the coaching day to meet your needs, be it from progressing your technical  trail expertise to confidently tackling large obstacles and drop offs. By improving your skills you will ride with more confidence and control, and ultimately get more enjoyment from mountain biking. Click here for more details.

Price: range from £170 to £480

Duration: Full day (usually 9.30am – 4.30pm)

Meeting Point: Cyclewise Whinlatter or prearranged location

Coaching Courses

We have a superb range of skills courses for you to choose from depending on your ability, for 1 or 2 days, from core skills, intermediate skills to more advanced pump & jump courses. Click here for more details.

Price: from £80

Duration: One or Two Days available

Meeting Point: Cyclewise Whinlatter