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UK - Lake District - Electric Ambleside - Electric Mountain Bike Weekend

Holiday Highlights

  • Sharing your ride with other electric mountain bikers
  • The most diverse collection of mountain bike trails in the Lakes
  • Lots of classic rocky singletrack
  • Miles of technical descents to hone your mountain biking skills
  • Ride the jingle jangle slate xylophone of Hodge Close
  • Two whole days of classic Lakes mountain biking

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Day Description Distance Meals
1 Arrival - Friday Evening Non Cycling Day  
2 Saturday Ride: Coniston Round 35 Miles / 57 Kms Approx. B  
3 Sunday Ride: Hodge Close 17 Miles / 28 Kms Approx. B L  

Meals: B = Breakfast L = Lunch D = Dinner | Please keep in mind the distances and ascent information provided are intended to be indicative and may vary from the actuals due to accommodation changes or when compared on different GPS devices and software

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Holiday Information

Based in the beautiful Lake District town of Ambleside this weekend is the perfect chance to bring your electric mountain bike along to explore some of the UKs classic riding. Joining a group of likeminded riders you’ll use your eBikes to tackle some of the most well-known climbs in the central Lake District after which you will be rewarded by the fantastic rocky descents the characterise this bucket-list riding destination. Taking in some of the most rewarding and challenging singletrack that the Lake District has to offer, this is a classic Skedaddle mountain bike holiday.
Our team will hand-pick the routes according to current local conditions, but they'll always include cracking ascents over Lakeland Passes, miles of top notch cross country riding under the shadow of the Old Man of Coniston, heart racing descents and breathtaking views. This trip is hands down the favourite of many of our guides - these are some of the best technical trails anywhere in the UK. This is a weekend for those who love challenging mountain biking in a beautiful setting!
Riding straight from the front door of our accommodation, we will be faced with technical climbs, steep rocky descents, tight switchbacks and long flowing traverses. In many ways, this is the closest you will get to true alpine riding in the UK.
These fun weekends are all fully guided by MIAS qualified biking guides and supported with a vehicle and driver too. With hearty breakfasts and lush lunches the order of the day, all you need to decide is what to have as your evening meal and which local ale you’ll be sampling.
For groups of friends, clubs or other organisations; if our dates don't fit we can put on your own special weekend for you!

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Holiday Details

Electric Mountain Bikes Only

2 nights B&B (twin share basis)

Breakfast and lunches provided

2 days biking

Guided & vehicle support

Snacks & hot/cold drinks provided

Free train station collection

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