Intro to MTB

Do you own a mountain bike but lack the skills and confidence to ride it off-road?


This introduction to mountain biking course is aimed at giving you the skills and confidence to enjoy riding off road.


During the course we will cover:

Mountain Bike basic safety checks, Bike fitment, riding position, effective use of gears and brakes, basic riding skills, to overcome small trail obstacles, cornering, climbing and descending steeper terrain safely, route reading and basic navigation. We’ll also cover some basic trailside repairs.

By then end of the day you’ll have all the skills required to competently ride blue graded trail centre trails.


Tea and cakes will be provided at the end of the course.

Check our events page for dates


£75 per person



Are you happy riding marked trails or cyclepaths but want to get out and explorer natural tracks and trails but afraid you might get lost?


On this course we’ll look at where you can ride, using a map to plan a route, navigation techniques, relating the map to the ground, some riding skills, trailside repairs and what to do if goes a bit wrong.


You will undertake a planned ride and lead sections of the route to confirm and reinforce your understanding of the navigation skills.

By the end of this course you will be fully equipped with necessary navigation skills to go off and explore on your own.


This is not a riding skills course you should be competent on blue graded trails or natural obstacles before booking. See our Introduction to Mountain Biking skills course.


£75 per person


Guided Rides

Discover the best trails to ride and some of the UKs stunning locations on one of our guided rides.


We can offer guided Mountain Bike rides in the Mendips, Quantocks, Brecon Beacons, Marlborough Downs, Wiltshire and around Bath to cope with all abilities. 


Let your guide show you the best trails in the area without the stress of navigating and worry of missing the best trails.

Our guided rides can be half day or full day rides to suit your time scales.


Tea and cakes will be provided at the end of the ride.

Check our events page for dates


£40 per person