The British Winter isn’t exactly inviting for mountain biking… Short days and long nights can mean that riding time is limited to that Qui...
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!
Swinley Bike Hub has a range of mountain bikes ready to take on the Green, Blue and Red Routes in Swinley Forest. Whether you’re looking to demo a new bike before you buy or just experience the trails on top quality equipment, our hire bikes are perfect.
We are the UK hire centre for Marin, Whyte, DMR, Pivot and Ritchey bikes with mountain bikes, cyclocross, gravel and kids bikes available to ride. Our fleet includes the Bike of the Year 2016 Whyte Bikes T-130 S.
All bikes are ready to hire direct onto the trails from Swinley Bike Hub. Check availability and hire online now!
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!
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.
Swinley Bike Hub offers the ideal environment to improve your skills. If you’re looking to increase your skill, confidence & flow on the bike – then check out our 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 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
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
From day one Swinley Bike Hub, Swinley Forest was all about introducing and growing Mountain Biking for all. The Hub puts on unique events throughout...
Race bikes, snap photos, win bikes. Way back in the summer, we hosted the first Swinley Enduro right here at Swinley. We raced, we ate Hog Roast, Mari...