Great places for a family bike ride

Head to one of the places we look after and explore it with your family by bicycle. While youngsters pedal away their excess energy, you’ll have the chance to enjoy some of our most beautiful landscapes. Some of our properties now hire bikes. Here's our pick of top family cycle rides for you to enjoy.

View of the bridge at Clumber Park, Nottinghamshire

Clumber Park, Nottinghamshire

With 20 miles of trails to explore, Clumber Park is perfect for beginner cyclists. Visit the beautiful landscape park with your family for a fun day exploring by bicycle.

A visitor cycling along a track through through autumnal woodland on the Ashridge Estate, Hertfordshire

Ashridge Estate, Buckinghamshire 

Cycle through ​beautiful woodlands and hilly grassland, in the heart of the Chilterns, as you explore Ashridge.

A blurred stylised photo of a man off road cycling in the Purbeck Countryside near Studland, Dorset

Barrington Court & Montacute, Somerset 

​Explore the South Somerset countryside on this gentle 20-mile circular bike ride at Barrington Court & Montacute.

Two ladies cycling on the Blickling Estate, Norfolk

Blickling, Norfolk 

There's so much to see from the saddle as you cycle round our east of England places. Blickling in Norfolk is a great place to start.

A team of road cyclists on the Zig-Zag Road at Box Hill, Surrey

Box Hill, Surrey 

​The woodlands and chalk downs of Box Hill are a popular destination for a family bike ride.

A lady cycling around the estate at Erddig, Wrexham, Wales

Erddig, Wales 

​Erddig is a fantastic place to go cycling, with a vast country park to explore.

The Octagon Pond at Gibside, Newcastle upon Tyne

Gibside, Northumberland 

Explore this family-friendly landscape park by bike, stopping at a picnic spot en route.

A couple on the beach at Portstewart Strand, Co Londonderry, Northern Ireland

Portstewart Strand, Northern Ireland 

Have a two-wheeled adventure at Northern Ireland’s only World Heritage Site, Portstewart.