Hire your bikes at Pedalabikeaway

-located at the Forest of Dean Cycle Centre-

The only bike rental location with traffic free access
to family and mountain bike trails, located at the start and finish of every cycling trail in the Forest of Dean

As well as bike hire, you can find a friendly cafebike shop, bike repair workshopex-hire bikes for sale plus toilets, showers and bike wash.

Plan your visit

A great base for your Forest of Dean adventures on 2 wheels.

We’re open 7 days a week 9-5.00pm (our cafe is open until 9pm Thursdays and 7pm Saturdays ) and our bike hire has the best quality and range of bikes available in the area. 

Father riding behind son on narrow track surrounded by ferns with forest behind.

Where to ride

Whether you want a gentle ride, to refine your mtb skills or really shred the downhill tracks, there’s plenty of trails to choose from.

Check out the pump track and skills area too! All trails conveniently lead back to the car park and café so you are never too far from a snack.

Bike Hire

Whatever size or type of bike you need, tag-alongs and trailers too, we can help!

We invest in a new Whyte Bike fleet every season and have something for every member of the family whatever the trails you choose – from kids seats and trailers up to full suspension e-mtbs.

A selection of Ex Hire bikes for sale in the Hire yard.

Pedalabikeaway Shop interior with counter


Forgotten your gloves? Or maybe you fancy new goggles or you’re looking for a present…

Our bike shop has you covered! From cleaning products by Muc-off, to the latest designs from Troy Lee, come in and have a browse.


Our café has delicious home baked cakes and great food cooked from scratch every day.

You can sit inside next to the fire, relax outside in the sunshine or under our new canopy. Enjoy a hot or cold drink and reflect on your great day in the Forst of Dean.

Kitchen team member behind counter serving 4 burgers

Cycling for everyone in the Forest of Dean

See all that is happening at the centre.