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The South Lakes Group

Your local off-road cycle touring club

 For cyclists who love off road leisure cycling in South Lakes and Yorkshire Dales

Part of the ‘Where the Brew Stop? The off-road cycle touring website’. The site about off-road cycle touring routes, cyclist’s cafes, local group events , the South Lakes Group and good photos.

Cycle Shops, Cycle hire and Repairs

South Lakes Area, Manchester Area, Cycle Hire,Yorkshire Dales. If your local cycle shop is not list below e-mail Simeon  the details.

In South Lakes and North Lancashire Area


Wheelbase, Staveley Mill Yard Back Lane, Staveley, Cumbria, LA9 9LS. Tel: (01539) 821443


Ghyllside Cycles, The Slack, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 9AQ  Tel:(015394) 33592  

BikeTreks, Rydal Road, Ambleside, Cumbria LA22 9AN Tel:(015394)31245


Askew Cycles, The Old Brewery, Wildman Street. Tel: (01539) 728057

Brucies Bike Shop, 9 Kirkland, Kendal, Tel: (01539) 727230


Bicycle Magic, 103 Penny Street, Lancaster, Lancashire. Tel:01524 844389

The Edge Cycleworks, 2 Chapel Street, Lancaster Tel: (01524) 840800

Cycle Point Ltd, Castle Station, Meeting House Lane, Lancaster. Tel: 01524-389410

Smalleys, 28-30 Parliament Street, Lancaster, LA1 1DQ Tel: 01524-63478

Colin Stone, Cycle Repairs  Tel: 07908 782027

Bike Repairs, Collection & delivery service Tel: 0790 878 2027.


Dyno-Start, 1-3 Scotland Road, Carnforth, Tel:(01524) 732089


Morecambe Cycles, Unit 1, Alice Street, Morecambe, Tel:01524 426674

Mild and Wild Cycles, 289 Marine Road, Morecambe. Tel: 01524-411133

Oggys Cycles, 34 Regent Road, Morecambe. LA3 1QN Tel: 01524-832860


Lakeland Cycles, 3 Whin Drive, Bolton-le-Sands, Lancaster, Tel: 01524-735465


Grizedale Mountain Bikes, The Grizedale Centre, Nr Hawkhead, Cumbria. LA22 0QJ Tel: 01229-860369

Manchester Area

Gerry Shields Cycles, 1-5 Old Road, Failsworth, Manchester. M35 0BQ Tel : 0161-681-2975

Yorkshire Dales

Dales Bike Centre, Parks Barn, Fremington near Reeth. DL11 6AW Recently opened a dedicated bike centre in Swaledale with Cafe, 14 bed accommodation, bike workshop/shop, secure bike store, bike wash, drying room, laundry.  Location is great, just off the Yorkshire Dales Cycleway, MTB Coast to Coast and sustrans 71.