Hire an Ebike


Looking to hire an e-bike in the Forest of Dean so you can explore further and for longer? Our electric bikes for hire are perfect for all of our local routes with leisure Whyte e-bikes and e-mtbs available.

We have Whyte E-160 S full suspension E-bikes with a 750 watt/hr battery, Bosch motor system and Rockshox suspension – perfect for all our mountain bike trails.

We also have the leisure Whyte Rheo and Coniston electric bikes – perfect for exploring the Colliers trail or slightly further afield.

Wondering what to ride, we can help! You can download a GPX file here, hire a Garmin with routes already downloaded onto them or simply pop into our shop for some trail advice!

Maps are available in our shop and Hire yard

Leisure Ebikes

To explore the family friendly Colliers trail and surrounding gravel tracks.

Hire a leisure Whyte Rheo or Whyte Coniston electric bike for all the power and durability that you need.

Electric Mountain Bikes

To ride every inch of our mountain bike trails.

Hire a Whyte E-160 S full suspension e-bike with 750 watt/hr battery, Bosch motor system and Rockshox suspension – leave no trail unconquered!

What are you waiting for? Hire your ebike today!


All hire bikes must be pre booked (up to 11am on day of hire – subject to availability) – You must be over 18 to hire

You will need to bring UK Photo Drivers Licence or Passport plus proof of address to collect your bike on the day

A £1000 pre authorisation will be taken for E Mountain bikes and £250 for E Leisure bikes and full suspension Mountain bikes

Please ensure you have a valid credit or debit card with you.

To ride an E bike, you must be 14 years or over

You have 30 minutes to complete your online booking once the items are in your basket


What do I need to bring with me?

Photographic ID (Physical Driving license or Passport) and proof of address. Driving license can be used as proof of address.

I have not received a confirmation email when I booked..

Check your spam folder as it has often ended up there

Do you do half day hire?

No, all hires are one flat rate and the bikes can be picked up and dropped off any time between our opening and closing hours.

Can I book over the phone?

No, you can book online and we also accept walk in bookings provided we have the bike/s available.

Can I put a child/dog trailer on an Ebike?

Currently, none of are Ebikes are able to have any accessories fitted.

Selection of hire bikes ready to go

Everything you need!

Pedalabikeaway, located at the Forest of Dean Cycle Centre, is the only Forest of Dean E-Bike Hire with direct (traffic free) access to both Colliers Trail (previously known as The Family Cycle Trail)  and world-class mountain bike trails. There is also a café, toilets and shop on site.

Our bikes are available to hire by the day, 7 days a week.   All bike hires must be pre-booked (up to 11am on day of hire – subject to availability). Please note you will need to bring UK Photo Drivers Licence or Passport plus proof of address to collect your bike, together with a credit or debit card in the name of the lead hirer.

Our hire bikes are expertly maintained, cleaned and disinfected every day. We provide bike helmets, but you’re welcome to bring your own or buy from our shop.