Mountain biking

Mountain Biking in Edmundbyers

Overview

15 miles from Edmundbyers, Hamsterley Forest offers something for everyone. Riders of all abilities are encouraged, whether you want a leisurely ride out with the kids, or a full-on downhill experience, you’ll find it here.

Open 24 hours.

Hostels nearby

Mountain Biking in Edmundbyers

Hamsterley, Durham, DL13 3NL

Map references

OS Grid Ref: NZ 09190 31235

Lat/Lng: 54.676093, -1.8590072

Contact information

Email: [email protected]

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Barnard Castle

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Beamish

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Bowes Museum

The greatest collections of European Fine and Decorative Arts in the North of England - a great day out for all of the family.

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Bowlees Visitor Centre

A fantastic base for walks, the centre provides information and displays on the landscape, wildlife and people of Upper Teesdale.

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Cycling in Edmundbyers

We're just off the Coast to Coast cycle Route. The area offers miles of country lanes and off road routes through the wilds of County Durham.

Cycling

Cycling in Langdon Beck

The hostel is close to the Coast to Coast cycling route. Local roads offer great cycling for all abilities for anyone who wants to enjoy stunning views over the North Pennines landscape.

Richmond Castle

Richmond Castle

Discover this Norman castle’s fascinating past before taking a peaceful stroll round the secluded Cockpit Garden.

Mountain Biking at YHA Langdon Beck

Mountain Biking in Langdon Beck

Hire a bike at Hamsterley Forest and explore the graded trails including serious levels of descent and lovely family routes through the tranquil woods.

Eggleston Hall Gardens

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Derwent Reservoir

Derwent Reservoir

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Killhope Mine

Killhope

Killhope is a fully restored nineteenth century lead mine, where you can experience for yourself the life and work of the lead mining families of the Pennine dales.

walking

Walking & Rambling in Edmundbyers

Follow the 7.7 mile Edmundbyers Lead Mining Trail through the Burnhope Valley. Explore the moorland and delightful river valleys of County Durham.

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Watersports in Edmundbyers

The 1000 acre, three-mile long reservoir offers a safe and fun way to learn water sports. The boundary between Northumberland and Durham runs right through the middle of the lake.