Cycling at Malham Tarn

Visitors mountain biking on the Malham Tarn Estate

Whether you want an energetic cycle ride to get the blood pumping or a gentle social ride with friends and family, we have routes and inspiring countryside to suit your style of cycling.

Mountain Bike Skills

Ever fancied mountain biking but weren’t sure where to start? Join an experienced guide for a family beginner’s course on mountain biking at Malham Tarn.
 
Discover our events below
 

Cycle routes

Our first family friendly cycle route around Malham Tarn is available for you to download below.
 
For those of you wishing to extend your choice of routes for mountain biking in the area, we will soon be creating some more cycle routes for you to download and try, so keep an eye on this page for new routes to come soon.
 
Other great pedalling opportunities that come past our door here in the Yorkshire Dales are a number of National Cycle routes, these include: National Route 10, Route 68 Pennine Cycleway and the Way of the Roses.
 

Free cuppa

Remember to treat yourself to a free cuppa. Yes, where there is a National Trust cafe, arrive by bike and be part of our cycling friendly offer in Yorkshire and the North East.