Mountain Biking And Cycling Around Milton Keynes

In the sections below you can find out all about mountain biking and cycling around Milton Keynes. The Milton Keynes area offers a wealth of cycling and mountain biking opportunities that should satisfy the needs of every level of mountain biker or leisure cyclist. For further information on mountain biking and cycling around Milton Keynes please use the links in the text below.

 

Mountain Biking and Cycling in Aspley Woods

One of the best areas for Mountain Biking near Milton Keynes are the Aspley Woods mountain biking and cycling trails. Typically referred to as ‘Woburn’, Aspley Woods is located near to Woburn Sands. Over many decades the area has offered numerous trails made by cyclists and mountain bikers from all over Buckinghamshire, Bedfordshire and even further afield. ‘Woburn’ was also one of the first places to openly offer riders the chance to build their own jumps and runs in a designated jump area now known as Woburn Bike Park. Find our more about cycling in Aspley Woods here.

The privately owned woods are managed by the Greensand Trust who also administer the horse and cycling permits that are needed to ride areas other than the public rights of way (bridleways).

 

Mountain Biking and Cycling in Rushmere Country Park

In addition to ‘Woburn’ cyclists and mountain bikers looking for mountain biking action near Milton Keynes are welcomed at Rushmere Country ParkRushmere Park has a a Cafe and toilets and both family and mountain bike permissive cycle routes which are directly accessible from the car parks. For more information about mountain biking and cycling trails at Rushmere Park visit here.

The Greensand Trust also manages the site and administers the horse and cycling permits that are needed to ride the permissive cycle trails.

 

Other Mountain Biking and Cycling near Milton Keynes

Other areas for mountain biking and cycling in the area include Chicksands Bike Park and Aston Hill and a little further afield there is a variety of trails, bridleways and green lanes around the Marston Moretaine/Ampthill area, the Dunstable Downs, and throughout the Chilterns. You can find out more about these areas by choosing the links supplied above.

 

Mountain Biking Clubs in Milton Keynes

There are numerous cycling and mountain biking clubs in and around the Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, Bedfordshire and Northamptonshire area and those that directly support Aspley Woods through the Club Cycle Permit Scheme include those listed on our supporters page. If you know of any other local ‘supporting’ clubs, please let us know and we’ll add them to the list.