Cycle trails in the Midlands

Cycling is not only great exercise but a really interesting way to explore some of the landscapes looked after by the National Trust. From simple routes for families to mountain bike trails for thrill seekers we've got a ride for all types of cyclist. So strap on your helmet and explore the Midlands by bike.

The Tramway Trail cycle route at Calke Abbey in Derbyshire
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Calke's Tramway trail 

Take the multi-use Tramway trail today and discover some of the old horse-drawn tramway that linked Ticknall to Ashby.

Family cycling at Clumber Park

Cycling at Clumber Park 

Choose from a range of bikes to hire from our Cycle Hub and explore over 20 miles of beautiful trails through a variety of landscapes. Download your trail maps here.

Dudmaston comer woods boy cycle explorer trail

Enjoy a family bike ride on the Explorer trail

Explore Dudmaston's wider estate. This mixed surface route is suitable for families and less experienced cyclists.

The shadow of a bike on a path at the top of Long Mynd
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Long Mynd Classic 

This is a 'must do' mountain bike ride for any experienced rider that wants to experience some of the best routes on Long Mynd.

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Cycle trails at Dark Peak

Explore Dark Peak on your bike and be rewarded with some of the best views the Peak District has to offer.

Mountain biker looking at the view
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Cycle Longshaw and beyond 

Discover our easy mountain biking trail, the White Edge Lodge loop, and enjoy lovely views across the Hope Valley.