The Dales Bike Centre
Stu and Brenda, backed by their team of guides and bike technicians, together run the Dales Bike Centre. Situated in Fremington, they are Swaledale’s friendly mountain biking experts, providing the best local route knowledge, mountain biking advice and cake!
Mountain Bike Hire
At the Dales Bike Centre you can hire a bike from a range of 30 Trek bikes, all of which are of the highest quality, regularly safety checked and made sparkling clean after every outing. Bike hire is offered by the full day or half day, or if you wish to hire a bike for longer a discounted rate is offered. Included in your bike hire is a helmet, pump, spares pack and a map to help you find your way around the local dales. If you are unsure where to go don’t be afraid to ask the team as they will happily advise you on great routes for your capabilities.
Guided Mountain Biking
If you’re not confident navigating yourself around the dales, take advantage of the Dales Bike Centres guided mountain biking tours. Each tour is guided by a qualified, professional guide with many years’ experience in mountain biking and great knowledge of Swaledale’s mountain biking hotspots!
Mountain Biking Skills Courses
Not only does knowing how to mountain bike safely prevent a number of accidents, it also makes the ride easier and more enjoyable for you. The Dales Bike Centre has put together a range of courses catering for the complete novice, to those looking to improve their skills and confidence for more challenging rides. Check their website for the full range of dates and courses.
Dales Bike Centre Café
The Dales Bike Centre Café provides the perfect pit stop if you need refreshments when out on a ride. Not only do they offer some really tasty food and source all their food locally, they have also been listed in the top 20 café stops in the UK by the Bike Hub. If you have a sweet tooth then you’re in for a treat as they are renowned in the area for their fabulous homemade cakes!