Phone contactJohn Sutcliffe: 0788 773 1552
  • Stiff Climbs

    Some stiff climbs on all these rides

  • Beauty

    All the rides are beautiful whatever the time of year

  • Hot in Lakes

    Phew it can be hot in the Lakes as well!

  • Cumberland sausage

    Cumberland sausage a local Lakeland speciality

  • Spring lambs

    In Spring sheep and lambs fill the fields

  • Wild flowers

    Wherever you cycle the verges on the lanes are always covered in wild flowers

  • Dry stone walls

    The geology determines the landscape dominated by dry stone walls

  • Traffic Free lanes

    Wild virtually traffic free lanes on all rides

  • Signed lanes

    Even the smallest lanes are well signed

Self Guided Rides

Self Guided Cycling

  • Start and finish the self guided rides from our Lowick base
  • Free secure car parking while you are away cycling (only with bike hire)
  • Bike hire with panniers or bike trailers to carry your own luggage
  • Accommodation can be arranged in Lowick and en route
  • 'Meet and Greet' at rail stations by arrangement
  • A great selection of road bikes to hire including E-Bikes
  • Hire bikes suitable for all levels, ages and sizes of cyclists

All our rides can be either guided or self-guided, apart from the Coast-to-Coast which is only available as self guided.

We deliver and collect hire bikes for the Coast-to-Coast ride at the start and finish.

Recommended hire bikes for these rides:

Flagship bikes, E-bikes, Road Bikes, Family Bikes

Sustrans Cycle Routes in South Cumbria

Sustrans have developed an extensive range of cycle routes throughout the country, covered by Sustrans pocket MAP 31.

Some routes well marked by blue signs for self guided cycling.

Route 72 Ravensglass to Allonby: part of Hadrian's cycle way

Route 71 Workington to Appleby: the western third of the Coast to Coast

Route 70 Barrow in Furness to Kirkby Stephen: Walney,Wear and Whitby .. W2W

Route 68 Sedbergh to Leadgate

Route 700 Barrow to Silverdale: Bay cycle route

A spectacular 196 mile on-road cycle route through the best of Cumbria’s countryside.


A breathtaking family-friendly cycling journey around Morecambe Bay from Walney Island to Glasson Dock.


A challenging cycle route from the West Coast of Cumbria to Tyneside in the North East.

Moderate Rides

Cycle Ride prices

£35 (2-3 hour ride) + £20 each additional person

£35 (2-3 hour ride) + £20 each additional person

Whole Day:
£70 (5-6 hour ride with lunch break) + £40 each additional person

Pre booking and payment is essential.

To book now and for more information, email John or call 0788 773 1552 or text LT for a call back.

Fees correct as of 25 July 2017

Park and Ride

Here at Lowick we have free parking while you are away cycling together with toilet facilities. If you are travelling up to the Lakes for a day's cycling anyone hiring a bike or taking a bike tour can have a complimentary hot shower at the conclusion of the day's event, please bring your own towel. Similarly if you wish to start and finish the Fred Whitton from Lowick, parking and a free shower are complimentary together with a cuppa and cake on your return.

Bike Hire

Bike Hire

We have a comprehensive range of Titanium and Trek Madone carbon road bikes available for hire suitable for men, women and teenagers.

More info about Bike Hire in the Lake District