Cycle friendly accommodation in

North Yorkshire

At North Yorkshire Lodges we have three stunning lodges, one which is cycle friendly just waiting for your next cycling holiday

Mountain biker holding his bike up
Two mountain bikers at Sutton Bank
Group of mountain bikers

Cycle Friendly Accommodation

We are a cycle friendly business, in fact we love the sport, so much so we have specially tailored our lodges to cater for the cyclist, and provide excellent cycle friendly accommodation each of our lodges are a great base to enjoy a cycling holiday in North Yorkshire, so whether you are a keen road bike enthusiast, or prefer the off the road thrill of mountain biking, we have some of the best roads and tracks right on our doorstep and our lodges will be the perfect setting for your holiday or break.

Bike Facilities

One of our lodges is specifically tailored to cater for the cyclist, here you can find the following bike specific equipment:

  • Specific bike wash area
  • Secure bike lock area
  • Muck off cleaning gear
  • Spare inner tubes for on and off road wheels
  • A foot pump
  • A selection of bicycle tools

E-Bikes

If you are interested in hiring E-Bikes whilst staying with us, we can direct you to the right place, we have contacts with specialists in Pickering and Dalby who will be able to hire you bikes for 1 hour, 3 hours or a full day, depending on your needs.

Both on-road and off-road E-Bikes are available to hire.

We offer guided E-bike tours, with an experienced cyclist who has over 20 years of cycling experience in local off road cycling routes from beginners to more challenging red and black routes.  

E-Bikes have come a long way over the years, stronger motors and a better battery life for on-road and off-road cycling. The off road machines are great fun all year around any riding conditions, they really come into their own on boggy mud terrain and will power through anything, especially in turbo mode.

Bikers Package

We even offer a bikers package which includes locally sourced flapjack, a good selection of local beers and prosseco for the girls

Bike Stand at North Yorkshire Lodges
Bike Stand at North Yorkshire Lodges
Bike Stand at North Yorkshire Lodges
Bike equipment at North Yorkshire Lodges
Bike Stand at North Yorkshire Lodges

Cycling has been a big part of our lives for the past 20 years, our boys also love the sport both on road and off road. We try to get out once a week, usually off road in the winter. Over the past few years night lighting has massively improved with the help of LEDS and better battery technology. All within 20 minute drive of our cycle friendly accommodation are some really good off road routes to do at night, if you are like me and love the extra edge night riding offers, we are happy to recommend some routes including Dalby Red Route which can be accessed 24/7

Cycling at North Yorkshire Lodges

North Yorkshire Lodges is located in a great cycling area for both on and off road cycling

There are hundreds of miles for road cycling on our doorstep, these are some of the best in the UK with breathtaking scenery of North Yorkshire. If you prefer off road, we are close to Dalby Forest with it’s longest red route in he country. With Dixons Hollow on the route if you want to max out the adrenaline levels, a 4X course with table tops, berms and rhythm section, next to the 4X course is a set of three large table tops for experienced riders.

We are also close to Castle Howard which has miles of great single tracks traversing up and down the Howardian Hills.

Yearsley woods is another close by off road track, a bit of a hidden gem, with some serious descents, don’t forget your knee pads if you try it out. We are also close to the North York Moors which again has some spectacular areas for both on and off road.

With the Howardian Hills only a short ride away we have a recognised area of outstanding beauty on our doorstep, with it’s rolling hills and miles for perfect winding roads, and quant villages it’s the ideal location for a days cycling. 

There’s is the popular coast to coast route only a short distance away and coast to coast riders, or tourist are also welcome, or even if you fancy just a scenic ride for a few miles around our park you will be more than welcome

Imagine after a hard day in the saddle, your legs ache, fatigue has set in, what better way to relax and unwind in our lodges with a woodland backdrop in your very own hot tub.

Cycling Routes near North Yorkshire Lodges

There are some fantastic cycle route in the local area close to North Yorkshire Lodges, suitable for all abilities here are a few below:

 

Map of a cycle route close to North Yorkshire Lodges
95 miles | 6,380 ft ascent | Hard
 
Ron Kitching sportive (long route)

Districts – York, Ryedale, Scarborough.

Via York, Strensall, Hovingham, Danby, Rosedale Abbey, Amotherby, Strensall.
Map of a cycle route close to North Yorkshire Lodges
68 miles | 6,500 ft ascent | Hard
 
White Horse Velo sportive (long route)
 
Districts – Hambleton, Ryedale.
 
Via Stokesley, Chop Gate, Helmsley, Ampleforth, Scawton, Osmotherley, Rudby.
Map of a cycle route close to North Yorkshire Lodges
34 miles | 2300 ft ascent |  Easy
 
Velo 29 sportive (short route)
 
Districts – Hambleton, Ryedale.
 
Via Sowerby, Bagby, Ampleforth, Oswaldkirk, Coxwold.
Map of a cycle route close to North Yorkshire Lodges
77 miles| 5000 ft ascent | Hard
 
Velo 29 sportive (medium route)

Districts – Hambleton, Ryedale.

Via Sowerby, Ampleforth, Kirkbymoorside, Amotherby, Hovingham, Coxwold.
Map of a cycle route close to North Yorkshire Lodges
65 miles | 3,300 ft ascent | Medium
 
Great Yorkshire Bike Ride route
 
Districts – West Yorkshire, Harrogate, Hambleton, Ryedale, Scarborough.
 
Via Wetherby, Easingwold, Malton, Filey
Map of a cycle route close to North Yorkshire Lodges
67 miles | 3,370 ft ascent | Medium
 
Ron Kitching sportive (short route)
 
Districts – York, Ryedale.
 
Via York, Strensall, Hovingham, Kirkbymoorside, Amotherby, Strensall.

Cycling Routes in the Howardian Hills

The Howardian Hills have become extremely popular for road cyclists and the AONB has produced a series of three ‘guided’ routes from Malton, which is near by the lodges.

 

Road Cycling near North Yorkshire Lodges

Castle Howard and Nunnington
Kirkham and Leavening
Over the Rye

Mountain Biking near North Yorkshire Lodge

Route from Coneysthorpe
Route from Castle Howard

North Yorkshire lodges provides cycle friendly accomodation, we are in a great location are for both off road mountain biking tracks and road cycle routes within an easy reach.

Book your cycling holiday with us today

07703 828868