Cycling

Bower Cottage is an ideal location to set off on challenging mountain bike rides straight onto tracks and bridleways towards Hayfield, over to Ollerset Moor and Kinder via Jacob’s Ladder to Edale.
Cycling
If road bikes are your passion then you could explore the Peak District hills of the Goyt Valley, or head down to the Roman Lakes, Cheshire plains, Chester and back, lots of circular day routes, we are on Sustrans route 68.There are lots of fitness training routes close by e.g. over the Peak District hills, the Cat & Fiddle, Snake Pass and Holme Moss. If you are wanting to build extra fitness you can do that here.
Welcome to Bower cottage in the Peak District
Welcome to Bower cottage in the Peak District
Bower Cottage is run by cyclists, a few years ago cycled “Lands End to John O’Groats on a tandem for our two week holiday.
There is an excellent cycle shop in New Mills within walking distance (Sett Valley Cycles) for last minute repairs.
We have lots of contacts at local bike clubs.
Secure storage for bikes and cleaning facilities available to wash bikes etc.
We can help with local maps and routes, OS mapping etc.