Exploring the Mountain Biking Paradise of Gisburn Forest

Nestled in the heart of the picturesque Ribble Valley in Lancashire, England, lies a hidden gem for mountain biking enthusiasts – Gisburn Forest. With its diverse trails, breathtaking scenery, and a welcoming atmosphere, Gisburn Forest has become a haven for riders seeking the perfect blend of adrenaline-pumping adventure and natural beauty. 

So, why is Gisburn Forest the perfect location for your next adventure - well, we've wrapped it all up in this guide:

Trails for Every Skill Level:

Gisburn Forest boasts a range of trails catering to riders of all skill levels, from beginners to seasoned experts. Novice riders can enjoy the gentle slopes and well-maintained paths of the blue trails, while more experienced bikers can test their skills on the challenging red and black routes. The carefully designed trails make Gisburn Forest an ideal destination for riders looking to progress and push their limits. Check out our Trail Guide here for more information.

Scenic Beauty Amidst the Pines:

The forest's natural beauty adds a unique charm to the mountain biking experience. As riders navigate through dense pine forests, they are treated to stunning views of the surrounding landscape. Gisburn Forest's well-preserved natural environment creates an immersive and refreshing escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life.

Trail Maintenance and Sustainability:

Gisburn Forest is renowned for its commitment to trail maintenance and sustainability. The dedicated trail crew ensures that paths are well-groomed, obstacles are properly maintained, and environmental impact is minimized. This commitment not only enhances the riding experience but also preserves the forest's ecological balance.

Community and Events:

The mountain biking community at Gisburn Forest is vibrant and welcoming. Regular events, group rides, and clinics contribute to the sense of camaraderie among riders. Whether you're a solo adventurer or part of a group, Gisburn Forest provides a supportive and inclusive environment for all.


Gisburn Forest stands as a testament to the perfect fusion of natural beauty and exhilarating mountain biking. Whether you're a beginner looking to develop your skills or a seasoned rider seeking a new challenge, Gisburn Forest offers an unforgettable experience. As you pedal through the lush trails, surrounded by the beauty of nature, Gisburn Forest will undoubtedly leave you with lasting memories and a renewed appreciation for the thrill of mountain biking.


Why Choose Ebike Hire Centre for your next visit?

Access and Parking: We're perfectly located just 50yds from Gisburn Forest, with ample FREE parking available for all customers.

Facilities: Food and drink is available on-site, courtesy of The Old Vicarage Tearoom. Open for dining inside and outside, as well as takeaways. We also have amenities such as restrooms, ensuring a comfortable and enjoyable visit.

High Quality Bikes: All our bikes are regularly serviced and maintained by trained and experienced bike mechanics.

Group Bookings Available: With over 35+ bikes to choose from, we have plenty of options - including; top spec Electric and Standard Mountain Bikes, Kids Electric and Standard Bikes and Touring/City Bikes.


Ready to find out for yourself?  Click here to book now, or get in touch today!

Email: info@ebikehirecentre.co.uk
Phone: 07596 148836

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