Cumbrian Web Links

Web sites relating to mountain biking and the surrounding area!

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Freelance Commercial/Sports Photographer and Web Site Developer based in Kendal, covering the North West to help you promote your service or event.

Adventure21 outdoor pursuits and adventure activities provider for stag and hen parties, management training, corperate team building, families, individuals, youth and school groups and adult and junior birthday parties.

Open Adventure Adventure Racing in the North of England.

Polaris Challenge

Sleep Monsters Race Reports, News, Race Events, Calendar, Forum, Training Articles and Advice, Photo Galleries, Racer and Team Profiles.

North West Orienteering Association orienteering in the North West.

Ambleside Lodge Ambleside.

Ann Tysons House Hawkshead.

Appleby Manor Country House Hotel Appleby. Relaxing and friendly hotel on the edge of the lake district.

Armathwaite Hall Hotel Bassenthwaite, Keswick.

Belted Will Inn Hallbankgate, Brampton.

Borrowdale Gates Grange-in-Borrowdale.

Borwick Fold Cottages Hawkshead - Holiday Cottages with stunning mountain and valley views.

Bridge Hotel Buttermere.

Gold Rill Hotel Grasmere.

Grange Hotel Grange-over-Sands.

Grasmere Hotel Grasmere.

Holemire House Barn High Lorton, Cockermouth.

Holly Trees Hotel B&B carlisle. Near to Lake District and Hadrian's Wall.

Lakeland House Coniston.

Stybarrow Cottage Glenridding.

Temple Sowerby Country House Hotel, Eden Valley.

The Coach House Appleby - in Eden more than a B&B.

The Manor House Oxen Park - Traditional country pub, located in the small hamlet of Oxen Park.

Lake District Hotels a choice of five family owned hotels.

Applegarth Hotel & JRs Restaurant Family-run Lake District hotel in Windermere.

Burn How Bowness-on-Windermere.

Chestnuts Hotel Windermere.

Fir Trees Windermere.

Gilpin Lodge Hotel Windermere.

Holbeck Ghyll Hotel Windermere.

Latimer House Guest House Bowness.

Linthwaite House Hotel Windermere.

Miller Howe Hotel Windermere.

Pinethwaite Cottages Windermere - Holiday cottages.

Waverley Hotel Windermere.

BBC - Where I live: Cumbria

Cumbria County Council

Lake District National Park Authority

Lets Stay Lake District Don't just visit. Stay!

Cumbria Police

Buttermere Web

Coniston Web

Langdale Web

Wasdale Web

Bear RS Mountain Biking In Northen England.

Bog Trotters mountain biking in the Lancs / Yorks / Lakes area's.


Hamsterley Trailblazers

South Lakes Group of Rough-Stuff Fellowship.

Grizedale Mountain Bike Challenge

Mint Cake MTB Trailquests from throughout Cumbria.

Trail Cyclists Association

Harris Active Sports Nutrition products, e.g. SIS, High 5, Isostar etc.

Wilfs Cafe Staveley. Let your taste buds go wild! Editor Recommends!

Bump British Urban Mountain Peddlers.

MTB Britain

Mountain Bike Scotland Mountain Biking Guide to Scotland.

Tynebikes promoting better facilities for cyclists in and around Tyneside.

Cycling Performance Tips extensive knowledge base for the mountain biker.

Health Boards If you have health problem, there may be advice here.

Peak Performance - Cycling

NHS Direct The NHS Direct self-help guide covers the most common symptoms which people call NHS Direct about for advice.

Abdet Cycling holidays in spain.

CycleActive Holidays Cumbria.

Fat Tyres Mountain Biking Mountain biking holidays in the UK.

Jolly Good Alpine Adventures

Mountain Beach

OutBreak Adventure Holidays Holidays in the French Alps.

River Deep Mountain High Mountain Resorts, Hotels and Lodging.

Defra Recycling and waste.

Recycle More

Reverse Vending Reverse Vending machines.

We Are What We Do authors of Change the World for a Fiver.

UK Energy Saving The website gives information and tips on ways to save energy and also how to save money on household bills.

C2C Guide the definitive resource centre for the Sea to Sea cycle route.

Cumbria Bridleways Society is a Rights of Way Organisation.

Cycling at Kielder Water

Grizedale Forest Cool firetrail, singletrack and the new Northface trail!

Reivers Guide Tynemouth to Whitehaven.

Vertebrate Graphics Books and CDs of local routes!

Walney to Wear Cycle Route (W2W) coast to coast.

Bike Scene Guisborough, Cleveland.

Buz Clothing Active outdoor clothing brand first formed in 1986.

Crumpler Bags Truly mad site, but they do make dam good bags.

Garland Cycles Bedminster, Bristol.

Helly Hansen

Hollymill Cycles Carlisle.

Howies organic, ethical clothing.

Keswick Mountain Bikes Keswick.

Kudu Bikes Hawes, North Yorkshire.

Leisure Lakes

Life Cycles Amazing deals on Mountain Bikes and more.

Merlin Cycles Leyland, Near Preston. Great Wheels!

Polaris Apparel

Rough Designs Funky and funny clothing for both blokes and birds.

Scotby Cycles Caldewgate, Carlisle.

twentysixinches Funky mountain bike and extreme sports gear inspired by riders from across the globe.

Wiggle Jack Wolfskin online retailer.

MET Office

BBC - Weather

Spam Shirt make your own t-shirt!

Threadless Not Custom, but awsome designs!

Your Design Looks good and you can you can edit quite a lot!

Ace1mail Freeride & downhill mountain bike news and reviews.

Atypyk Products that are original!

Cyclewise Training SMBLA Mountain Bike Course Providers.

Cumbria Railways

Gravitydropper Seatpost

JD Pictures Low Budget Filmmaking.

Limerick Downhill team

Lakeland Challenge Team building events.

Mountain Bike Instruction Training Courses.

Montague Paratrooper mountain bike.

Gravatar Globally Recognized Avatars

The Bike Zone Motorcarnage, the politics and history of road safety.

Pacific Blue Official Website (No longer exists, but was a great TV series!)

Patterdale Village Store

Pink Bike

Sprayfly mes explorations.


Feed Yes gives rss feeds to websites without feeds.

Wheelbase Mill Yard, Staveley.

foofpod iPod sleeve case.

Skins gradient compression performance clothing.

Yoga Matters yoga clothing, yoga accessories, yoga gifts.

Space Chase the award-wining Britsh film from Catsnake Studios featuring elements of Parkour.

Under Armour Performance Athletic Apparel.

Ugogirl Womens' Performance Sportswear.

Pearl Izumi Technical Cycling, Running & Active Outdoor Wear.

7stanes Scotland's Biking Heaven!

The Stretching Institute Do away with muscle and joint pain for good!

Singletrack Mountain Bike Magazine.

MTB the Dales routes accommodation and advice on mountain biking in the Yorkshire Dales.

C2C Cycle Ride May 2007 The story of a Whitehaven to Sunderland Coast to Coast cycle ride.

Cross Cumbria Cyclists

Sledge Hammer winter bike with skis!

The English Lakes - South Western Area (OS Explorer Map Weather Proof) Explorer OL6.

The English Lakes - South Eastern Area (OS Explorer Map Weather Proof) Explorer OL7.

The English Lakes - North Western Area (OS Explorer Map Weather Proof) Explorer OL4.

The English Lakes - North Eastern Area (OS Explorer Map Weather Proof) Explorer OL5.

Howgill Fells and Upper Eden Valley (OS Explorer Map Weather Proof) Explorer OL19.

The Rough Guide to The Lake District (Rough Guide Travel Guides)

Mirefoot Cottages Self Catering Cottages in The Lake District near Windermere and Kendal.

Dalston Hall Golf Course and Caravan Park

Jon Sparks Photographer and Writer.

Try-Cycles an up and coming social enterprise based in Oldham formed in answer to a real need for cycle training throughout the borough.

Dirt Rag Mountain Bike Magazine.

Taylors Farm Cottages our self catering holiday cottages provide a perfect base for exploring the Lake District and the Eden Valley.

The Cumbrian Web Directory

Vital Signs Fist Aid Training.

mtb# a mountain bike route guide.

Eden National Cycle Network Rangers

On Your Bike Coaching Cycle Training Resource.

Fix the Fells give now!

Bike Week gets more people cycling more often!

Give Cyclists Room to get cyclists the 'ROAD-ROOM' they are entitled to.

Sustrans the UK's leading sustainable transport charity.

Bike for All

The Gables Guest House Bed & Breakfast in Ambleside

Pedal Pushers Online home of the best Cycling content

Cicerone Cicerone publishes over 250 walking, trekking, mountaineering, climbing and mountain biking guide books to Britain, Europe and Worldwide for adventurous explorers.

Ridden Path Ridden path is a new website to help combine the regions and trails from around the United Kingdom.

Heart Internet UK Reseller Hosting, Multiple Domain Hosting, Personal Hosting and Domains.

Mountain Bike Maintenance The Online Guide To Mountain Bike Maintenance.

xclusia Conifers Leisure Park offers you the base to explore a unique part of the country. Dumfries & Galloway is famed for its stunning landscapes and coastline. Its your choice, relax in the peace and quiet or enjoy a thoroughly invigorating break. gadgets, games, boys toys & gift ideas from

PIXmania digital cameras, camcorders, DVD players, TVs, Hi-Fi, sound, scanners and printers.

The Digital Camera Company UK's longest standing e-tailer of digital cameras and accessories.

Field & Trek Camping equipment, Outdoor equipment, Waterproof clothing and more. The best place for cheap CDs, with free delivery!

Buy Buy Bicycles UK bicycle shop, cheap kid bike shop, discount bicycle kids.

First Aid Warehouse First Aid Kits, Blood Pressure Monitors and Medical Equipment

Macdonald Hotels bring you an outstanding collection of over 60 properties in great locations right across the UK, from elegant manor house retreats set in extensive grounds, to modern and contemporary hotels in city centre locations.

Cameras2u the latest in digital photographic equipment at the lowest possible prices.

Jessops digital camera, camera, digital dv camcorder and accessories.

Mountain Activity Section the oldest section in the Camping and Caravanning Club.

Flog your Bike A great place to sell your bike and accessories, or find a bargain bike for sale.

British Trails Mountain Bikers Online Resource To The British Isles

The Sun Inn Hawkshead - A traditional Lakeland Inn.

moredirt for riders by riders.

SPINNOFF offer Cumbrian based, professional guiding for families, groups and individuals.

Great4camping offers an extensive selection of Camping equipment and accessories.

DH - North Shore : Extreme Downhill, Freeride & North Shore mountain biking! the extreme site devoted to downhill, freeride and north shore mountain biking.

English Proofreading and Editing Service English Proofreading provides a one-to-one personal proofreading service to help your written text make the right impression.

Snow+Rock offer specialised gear for your keen mountain biker. We have a selection of jackets, gloves, hydration packs, energy food and many more items, on offer today.

Julie Tomkins, Massage Therapist fully qualified, trained and insured to offer high quality, professional treatments in Indian Head, Full Body & Sports Massages and Reflexology, covering areas around Manchester & Cheshire.

Yates Estates high-standard self catering holiday accommodation with all the comforts you need to create a relaxing and memorable holiday in Portinscale nr Keswick or Great Strickland nr Penrith. Secure bike storage at both properties. Cyclists welcome.

Sanoodi the easy way to map out and share your world of adventure!

Stonetrail Holidays Holiday Accommodation - Horse Riding, Pony Treckking, Cyclists, and Walkers in the Lake District and Yorkshire Dales National Park

bikegoo Bicycle Cleaners, Bike Pumps, Bike Tools, Bike Inner Tubes, Lubes and loads more.

Destination Cumbria The only specialist activity information and booking service in the Lake District.

Horse and Groom Court Cycling Barn, Egremont 4 bed cycling barn in West Cumbria

Trailbrakes Scottish mountain biking holidays

Cumbria Way Cycle Route The Scenic 2 day alternative to the C2C

Glaramara Guest House The ideal Base for your Walking or Cycling weekend break.

Country Lanes Lake District We offer cycle hire, cycling holidays and tours in the UK. Based at Windermere Railway Station and Lakeside, Newby Bridge.

Cycle Gear All Types of Bikes - Folding, Mountain, Road Racing, BMX, Trials and Great Brands

The Lakes

The Eagle and Child Inn situated on the edge of the quiet Lakeland village of Staveley.

Halfpenny Cottage lies on the edge of the village of Backbarrow. It is within the English Lake District National Park about a mile from Newby Bridge and the foot of Lake Windermere.

Lakeland Cottage Holidays our properties range from quietly situated cottages, through converted barns, apartments and town houses, to larger houses set within their own grounds.

AW Cycles Fox Riders, Endura and Assos at AW Cycles

Organico organic wines based in Staveley and ambleside.