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Cycling at Another Place, The Lake
Another Place, The Lake
Cycling at Another Place, The Lake

Cycling in the Lake District

Fantastic views, changing landscapes and miles of well-documented routes. Cycle trails in The Lake District rival the best in the world.

Cycling Ullswater

There’s something for everyone around Ullswater; from casual bike rides to adventures off the beaten track.

Bring your own bike to get going straight away or hire bikes nearby from Lowther and spend your days exploring their estate on purpose built cycle tracks, away from busy roads. Park Foot or any of these cycle hire organisations  can also offer local bike hire.

Before you go: Check The Lake District National Park Authority’s guides on best sources for weather reports.

Read on for our list of the best cycling options nearby.


Lowther Castle cycling trails

The Lowther Estate is a 20 minute drive from the hotel, in the beautiful Eden Valley. Book directly with Arragon cycles, before you arrive.


This 196 mile circular route has six different tours in Eden Valley and further afield. With its quiet country lanes, the Lakes & Dales Loop is suitable for all abilities.

Ullswater Another Place The Lake

A mix of easy cycle rides and technical mountain bike routes starting from Ullswater. The routes all feature in Eden Tourism’s ‘Biking Around Ullswater’ guide, which you’ll find on our front desk.


Avoid the roads altogether at Whinlatter forest. The purpose built mountain bike trails are the longest in the Lake District, and they’re well supported with trail guides and a cycle shop in the heart of the forest.

Cycling in the Lake District infographic

For every family-friendly ride, there are ten challenging routes up and around the fells. Inclines reaching a tear-jerking 33% and elevations up to 426m.

Cycling from The Lake

Storage can be made available for bikes, so you can hire nearby or bring your own.

Don’t forget to pick up your copy of Eden Tourism’s ‘Biking Around Ullswater’ from reception for guides and maps in the local area.

Bike storage

We have limited storage onsite for bikes. Please speak to the in house host team for further information. All bikes are left at owners risk. Another Place does not accept any responsibility for items stored with us.

Cycling at Another Place, The Lake
Cycling at Another Place, The Lake