Cycling on the Yorkshire Coast
We love our cycling here in Yorkshire! We even have our own equivalent of the Tour de France - the Tour de Yorkshire. Imagine cycling along a rugged coastline, inhaling the fresh sea air whilst taking in some of the UK's finest views, or biking through thrilling forests, along challenging country lanes and on high open moorland surrounded by rolling fields...it's all possible in North Yorkshire.
Here at DiscoverYorkshire Coast – the official Tourism Bureau, we make life easier for those of you who love to cycle and for cycling first timers. We have everything you need in one place, ensuring you get the best accommodation, cycle hire, cycle routes and general cycling information on the Yorkshire Coast and North York Moors.
Our dedicated team, with expert local knowledge, are here to help 7 days a week - whether you want to book accommodation or just need some hints and tips about where to go and what to do. We can plan your entire trip so all you have to do is sit back, relax and wait for your cycling adventure to begin!
Call us on 01723 383636 – we’ll be happy to help!
Why not enjoy some fabulous biking in the North York Moors? Nothing beats a ride around Sutton Bank with its breath-taking views. Shop, bike hire and guided rides for all abilities.
The 'Moor to Sea Cycle Network' connects Scarborough, Whitby, Dalby Forest, Pickering and Great Ayton in a stunning series of moorland, forest and coastal loops.
A great ride for family groups or newer riders using quiet roads and a seafront off-road cycle route along North Promenade.
Mountain bike hire and sales plus full range of parts and accessories, maps and books.
For a taste of the best and most varied scenery in the Esk Valley, head out by bike on the eastern road circuit from The Moors National Park Centre at Danby.
Several long-distance cycle routes pass through the National Park, giving access to some of the UK's most stunning landscapes. The routes are part of Sustrans' National Cycle Network, and are well signposted.
Big Bear Bikes is a cycle shop and cycle hire guiding and training centre on Dalby Forest' s doorstep in Pickering. We have a large fleet of hire bikes and we service and repair all makes of bikes.
Ride the BoS and conquer the elements... 2017 brings a new challenge over 3 days 12-14th May 190 miles and 16000 feet climb! ARE YOU UP FOR THE CHALLENGE?
South and east of the Howardian Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, sweeping views unfold as the Yorkshire Wolds begin to impose themselves upon the landscape.
Start in the market town of Malton and explore the environs of the River Rye on a leisurely spin around a gently undulating and very pleasant part of the Vale of Pickering.
Mountain Bike Holidays including guiding or instruction in specialist biker accommodation. Guided rides and instruction (without accommodation. For all levels. Bike hire also available.
Operating along the Yorkshire Coast from 1885 until 1965, the old railway line is now a quiet 21 mile traffic-free family friendly route for cyclists.
A large wooded hill rising to 500 feet above sea level and from which you can obtain a breathtaking view of Scarborough. It has an impressive War Memorial, the column rising to 75½ feet, and there is also an attractive picnic area.
Richardsons CC is a club for mountain bikers and road cyclists in the Scarborough area. We’re the biggest and fastest growing bike club on the Yorkshire coast.
The ‘lost dale’ of Bransdale – north of Kirkbymoorside and Helmsley – is a gem, smaller and more remote than the dales on either side, only accessible on a single road that loops around the flanking moors via the dalehead at Cockayne.
Skirt the encroaching moors on a short road ride that takes you across the ancient lands of Spaunton Manor, encompassing the villages of Hutton le Hole, Lastingham, Spaunton and Appleton le Moors.
Head out from the seaside town of Scarborough on a thrilling 32-mile explorer route that also offers a great taste of the much longer Moor to Sea Cycle Network.