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How to find Pedalabikeaway

Based in Gloucestershire close to the M4 River Severn Crossing at Chepstow. The nearest towns or villages are Coleford, Monmouth, Ross-On-Wye, Cinderford, and A48 Lydney.

Easily accessible from M4/48, M5, M50, A40 and A49. Mainline trains via Newport or Gloucester. We are situated on the B4234 New Road.

OS Grid Reference: SO 607 125  Post Code for Sat Nav is GL16 7EH but check the map as this may put you in the centre of Coleford or at the cottages down the road.
Please note that if you are coming from the south via Parkend then the B4234 is closed for roadworks until 4th November 2016 between Parkend and Cannop Ponds. You need to follow the diversion up Fancy road and turn left to come via Speech House. This will add about 5 minutes to your drive time.


Car Parking is managed by the Forestry Commission. A parking ticket can be obtained from the machine in the centre of the car park.

Currently parking charge is £3.00 per day Nov – Feb and £3.50 Mar – Oct. This ticket is valid on the day of purchase at Mallards Pike Lake, Symonds Yat Rock, Cannop Cycle Centre and Beechenhurst Lodge. Discovery passes are available for £25.00 from the Cycle Centre. The pass covers free car parking on all four sites (Cycle Centre, Beechenhurst, Mallards Pike, Symond’s Yat) for one year. A permit is issued by registration number.