CTC - MTB Bikes (Mountain Biking)

Whether you are a seasoned MTB bike junkie or have just bought your first Mountain Bike, CTC can offer you all the advice, training, courses and support you need to ride your MTB Bikes off-road and find new exciting Mountain Bike Trails across the UK.

Essential Information

Josh Lowe on Aston Hills 4X
CTC Bike Parks are an exciting cluster of four sites set in glorious landscapes across South-East England. Managed by local volunteer clubs in...
A group enjoying a MTB Bike skills course on Aston Hill
CTC's UK wide network of qualified and accredited MTB Bike Skills Instructors offers a fantastic range of MTB skills courses. All of our...
Public Bridleway Sign
Here in the UK we have a comprehensive network of routes and trails available to cyclists to get you out into the countryside. Here we clarrify where...
These guides should help you with some of the more technical aspects of off-road campaigning.


Family cycling at Ashridge Estate
Family cycling on Ashridge Estate
For a fun outing for all the family, explore the beautiful Ashridge Estate in the Chilterns.
The Endurance Series 2013
Two Endurance Cross-Country Racers in the open countryside
Once again, The Endurance Series will combine six well known mountain bike events, spanning a range of distances and durations, to produce the ultimate Mountain Bike Endurance Champions.

Who, Where and When

The UK has some amazing places to ride your MTB Bikes off-road, in fact we'd go as far to say that we have some of the best mountain biking in the World right on our doorstep. There's plenty of riding to choose from with lot's of great graded man-made trails and trail centres, miles of bridleway trails through open countryside, a network of canal towpaths and riverside trails and for the more adventurous there are trails that will take you out into the wilds of the mountains in Scotland and Wales.

Whether you're looking for flat and leisurely mountain bike rides suitable for all the family, a pump track or pocket park right on your doorstep or technical mountain biking with plenty of fast and flowing single track, rocky descents and wickedly fast downhills, there's something for everyone out there.

To find a trail head or visitor centre near you simply click on the marker.

We welcome your comments and feedback on all of the trails shown. If you wish to have a trail added, we are keen to build a comprehensive map of places to ride in the UK so if you can see one we've missed (and we are sure there are many) please let us know!




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