End of summer Bikefest in the South Lakes fancy it?
Scenic campsite one mile from Hawkshead Brewery, routes for Gravel, Enduro ,Bikepacking riding .3 days camping for £15 with quite family camping. Children free with paying adults
Marquee, toilets, catering will be available dependant on numbers but it will go ahead!!! If anyone has been to one of the events I have cobbled together you will not be disappointed. Cannot guarantee the cocktail bar this year though
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We have four independent uk bike makers coming with bikes to demo and drool over!
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Will post routes up soon
Gravel 100km and a tweaked version to the #jennride50 which will pass by the best bivi spots in the area.
Not forgetting Nan Bield Circuit Garburn circuit incorporating 3 rivers and HP Plantation which is near the campsite
4 major independent bike builders uk have mentioned an interest ,room for a few more.
Hoping to have some Bikepacking Gurus on site to help and prepare people if they need a night on the hills.Posted 1 month ago
Yay entries are coming in will limit to 200 paying entries. Already got a few uk bike brands pencilled in including Stooge and Alpkit .More numbers makes it more attractive to other smaller companies so please book early there is a 30 day refund if your plans change 🙂
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RichPosted 1 month ago
For those face bookers website coming soon!
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Camping quiet family field is at the rear!
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South Lakes Bike Fest 31st of Aug to the 2nd of September. £15 gets you a festival ticket that includes camping for the whole weekend kids under 16 stay for free with paying adults.
Friday evening ride in the local area, lights needed the ride will end at the Hawkshead Brewery.
150 km Gravel ride with an option to bike pack it or do in one go. GPX download route 10am Saturday start
50 mile Bikepacking route for MTBs taking in some great vistas and cafes for you to enjoy GPX download route 3pm Saturday start.
Guided bikepacking routes with qualified guides max 12 people £5 extra to be paid on the day, start time TBC on the Saturday
2 mountainous mtb routes which includes High St and Nan Bield, maps will be available. ( Anytime)
2 low level but techy xc routes in the Kentmere/Longsleddle Valley Maps will be available. (Anytime)
During the day there will be mtb skills sessions and bikepacking tarp erection and tips on sleeping in a ditches!!
Bike brands like Alpkit/Stooge will bring some bikes to Demo. (more TBC)
Marquee/music/firepits/toilets/a shower! food / coffee/ beer from Kirbky Lonsdale Brewery will be available. If you want to be part of the team to put Staveley on the biking map get in touch. Entries open soon via Eventbrite please share with friends, independent bike companies and anyone that loves riding in fantastic locations.Posted 1 month ago
A little video to entice you all
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End of the month pay day time it will be the best £15 you will spend campsite open from Thursday 2pm Food and beer from Fri 6pm
Entries at 50 plus really do guys to sign up early as its less hassle getting the right amount of toilets and getting Live music to the venue!!!!!Posted 2 weeks ago
Pleased to have these guys supporting the event and providing free skills sessions for all abilities http://trailhum.com
Wood fired Pizzas provided during the weekend from Alex and his crew
Alpkit are bringing their festival vibe with teepees slack lines and fire pits not forgetting a huge range of demo bikes and bike packing goodies!Posted 2 weeks ago
It will be 🙂 For those who don’t want to camp for the weekend there are day tickets(£5 on the gate payable on the day does not include camping) which helps towards the cost of running the event. This is just for the Saturday and parking will be first come first served but would help if you park in Staveley and rode up.Posted 1 week ago
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