Swinley Bike Hub – Swinley Forest Trail Centre

Swinley Forest is one of the UK’s top destination trail centres. At the heart of the Swinley Forest trail scene is Swinley Bike Hub; an independent, rider owned hire centre & trail shop. Swinley Bike Hub offers bikes (hire/demo/sale), trail clothing, protection, and trail items for your ride. Swinley Bike Hub have a drop in workshop, offer MTB fitness programs together with mountain bike skills coaching and have huge local knowledge to make yours a great day on the trails!

Bike Hire

Swinley Bike Hub has a range of mountain bikes ready to take on the Green, Blue and Red Routes in Swinley Forest.  The Swinley Bike Hub hire bikes are Whyte Bikes, a UK mountain bike brand, that know what the British trails demand. Whyte Bikes are award winning across the entire range of bikes – all are ready to hire direct onto the trails from Swinley Bike Hub. The standard hire bikes are Whyte 603’s, fully fitted with Front Suspension & Hydraulic Disc Brakes. Check availability and hire online now!

Trail Shop

Swinley Bike Hub has a shop situated right here at the trail head in Swinley Forest. We are official stockists and dealers of the following brands: Fox Head Clothing & Protection, Endura Clothing, Muc-Off, DMR, Oakley, Bell Helmets, Giro, SRAM, Shimano, Whyte Bikes & Mondraker. We ride what we sell and sell what we ride, so any advice you need on any kit or bike you are assured to know we have ridden it in wind, rain and shine and on the trails of Swinley! Launching Soon is our – “Shop online, collect in the forest” service, which is perfect to ride straight onto the trails!

The Trails at Swinley Forest

There are 24km of way marked, purpose built mountain bike trail & singletrack at Swinley Forest that ebbs and flows to the forest’s contours. There are 3 levels of trail within the forest which are Green (1km), Blue (10km) and Red (13km) so you are sure to find a trail that suits you! Click here for Trail Details & Trail Map.

Fitness & Skills Coaching

Swinley Bike Hub offers the ideal environment to improve your fitness and skills all in One Forest. If you are looking to increase your strength & cardio fitness and build skill, confidence & flow on the bike – then check out our combined fitness coaching courses with one of our fully qualified (MTB leadership, First Aid, Sports Science) bike coaches. The Swinley Bike Hub coaching team use the latest technology to assess, break down and evaluate skills right on the trails for real time feedback using video cameras. Check out our fitness & coaching here.


Swinley Bike Hub has fully qualified Cytech Level 2 mechanics based onsite 7 days a week.  If your bike needs its regular service, some new parts fitting or that needed trail side repair then pop it in and we will give it the 5* treatment it deserves! Click here to see our Workshop Services

Group Bookings

Swinley Bike Hub offers tailored activities for all types of groups from schools looking for guided rides or curriculum assessments through to specific team building activities for companies looking for a fun day out! Whatever your group requires we can bespoke the offering to you. Click here to make a group booking enquiry

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