Hicks Lodge Cycle Centre
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Open - All Clear

Nearest Town: Ashby   

Hicks Lodge Cycle Centre has two mountain bike trails, designed for complete beginners to the more confident cyclists, situated at the heart of The National Forest. Read more

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Hicks Lodge is a great day out for all budding cyclists. From complete beginners to the more confident. Situated in young woodlands, at the heart of The National Forest, the site has been designed with the whole family in mind.

Wood Farm Trail - This off-road trail provides a great introduction to mountain biking, taking in a variety of habitats and views. Starting near the long loop on the Family Forest Trail, follow the green arrows. The trail finishes on the Family Forest trail short loop.

Shell Brook Trail - The loop starts and finishes on the Family Forest Trail short loop but provides the chance to experience off-road trails and to progress skills and fitness levels. Taking riders around the whole site and mixed woodlands, it may be rough and uneven and includes jumps, bumps and berms. Suitable for mountain bikes only.

Nearest Town: Ashby
Website: www.forestry.gov.uk
Sat Nav: LE65 2UP
Grid Ref: SK 329 155

Trail Reviews Summary

Fun factor
Fun factor 6.3333 out of 10
Trail variety
Trail variety 5.0000 out of 10
Trail quality
Trail quality 5.7778 out of 10
Facilities
Facilities 7.8889 out of 10
Location
Location 7.5556 out of 10

"Hicks Lodge"
Review by: notsonukeproof on 6 October 2011


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From the A42, take junction 12 towards Ashby-de-la-Zouch. Turn left after the golf course just before Ashby, then turn right on Willesley Woodside towards Moira. Look out for the entrance signs for Hicks Lodge. Sat Nav: LE65 2UP.

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Last modified: 2015-06-01 17:29:51
Hicks Lodge Cycle Centre 3.3 out of 5 based on 9 ratings. 9 user reviews.

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