Wensleydale Bike Club

Cycling UK Affiliated Group

Wensleydale Bike Club

Welcome to Wensleydale Bike Club homepage, who are an affilated group of Cycling UK

Contact details

Helen Pollard
01969 666873
Our activities 
MTB/Offroad rides
Family rides
Women only rides
About us 

Wensleydale Bike Club


Community Bike Club suitable for all ages and abilities.  Bikes available to loan during the sessions. Learn cycle skills for on and off-road cycling. Led rides. 

Delivered by Stage 1 Cycles instructors on behalf of Yorebridge Sports and Leisure Centre (community fitness charity.


Activities take place in the Hawes and Askrigg area, and further afield in the Yorkshire Dales.

​Stage 1 Cycles

The Firebox Cafe

Station Yard

Burtersett Road

Hawes, North Yorkshire






Information about the group rides 


We deliver fun sessions  on Saturdays to children of all ages from beginners to competent off road mountain-bike (MTB) riders.

Adult mountain-bike (MTB) sessions run on Thursday and Sunday pm (ladies only)


Saturday term time:

  • 9.30-10.30 Beginner Group - Level 1 Traffic free skill session based around games and fun activities. Suitable for all ages of children who can pedal independently
  • 10.30-12.30 Intermediate Group - Trail riding group who are developing their MTB skills. We follow local bridle ways and routes around the Wensleydale area. Suitable for confident cyclists.
  • 4.30-7 Advanced Group - Trail riding group for those children and young adults with excellent MTB skills and fitness.

Adult mountain bike (MTB) every Thursday and Sunday (ladies only) 6.30pm onwards.

Schools Holidays:

Balance bike sessions (Tuesday am)

Away trips (details to be announced each holiday)

All activities are found on our Stage 1 Cycles Facebook Page or website.

We are committed to allowing our activities to be accessed by all children regardless of families means or if they own a bike. Therefore we deliver as volunteers and charge a minimal fee.  

Email: ride@stage1cycles.co.uk

Stage 1 Cycles & Firebox Café - Station Yard, Hawes, North Yorkshire, DL8 3NT


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