The South East has a range of excellent mountain bike facilities to offer with both natural and purpose-made mountain bike trails suitable for all abilities.
From dedicated trail centres like Swinley Forest and Hadleigh Park to the highly technical black graded downhill trails at Aston Hill Bike Park or the vast array of mountain trails in the Surrey Hills the South East has a huge range to offer the mountain bike fans of all standards.
Milland, West Sussex
Penshurst Bike Park
Aston Hill Mountain Bike Park in Buckinghamshire is home to multiple downhill trails, a 4X track and a cross country loop that makes it a must visit MTB venue.
Swinley Forest Mountain Bike Centre situated in Bracknell, has recently been developed into a formal trail centre with three trails of around 24k in total.
Bedgebury Forest Mountain Bike Trails in Kent offers a great mountain bike experience for all abilities, with over 25km of traffic free signposted cycle trails.
PORC is a popular venue with many riders and racers in the South East looking for all types of riding from XC to Dirt Jumps to Downhill. Porc has it all.
Queen Elizabeth Country Park (QECP) consists of two fully way-marked off-road mountain bike trails, including plenty of natural trails to explore in the area.
14 May 2019
First in a series of films about our locals trails at Aston Hill Bike Park. The trail's the story - the talented riders featured bring it to life.
8 May 2019
Plans are in place by Swinley Bike Hub to launch a new coaching and skills development area for their courses including a dedicated freeride zone in the Swinley Forest.
7 May 2019
Watch the highlights from round 3 of the Pedalhounds Multi Stage Enduro Race Series which returned to Penshurst Bike Park.
2 August 2018
One of the oldest mountain bike parks in the UK, Aston Hill, within easy reach of thousands of potential riders is struggling to get the volunteers it needs to keep going.
24 April 2018
Here we go! The first round of the 2018 Southern Enduro Series kicked off at QECP in style with some rain and mud chucked into the mix!
Nearest Town: Newhaven | Trail Type: Pump Tracks
Newhaven Pumptrack and Skatepark has recently been re-developed by award-winning developers Clark & Kent Contractors.
Nearest Town: Gillingham | Trail Type: Pump Tracks
Queen Elizabeth Fields Pump Track located in Queen Elizabeth Fields, Gillingham opened on 10 November 2018 and was designed and built by pump track specialists Velosolutions.
Nearest Town: Horsham | Trail Type: Pump Tracks
Horsham Pump Track has been designed and built by Clarke & Kent Contractors featuring jumps galore. The 200m long track is perfect for both beginners new to the sport and experienced riders looking to improve their biking skills.
Nearest Town: Herne Bay | Trail Type: BMX Tracks
Broomfield BMX track is a hidden gem which has a national standard race circuit which hosts regular race meetings throughout the summer.
Nearest Town: Westcott / Dorking | Trail Type: XC Trails
Leith Hill is very popular with mountain bikers and has one official trail and plenty of off-piste sections for more experienced riders who like to explore.