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“family trail”(27 reviews)
“bike shop”(7 reviews)
“hired bikes”(8 reviews)
Cycling for all abilities in the Forest of Dean. Traffic free trails with bike hire, cafe, bike shop, and workshop. The trails at Pedalabikeaway include Family cycling, mountain biking and extreme downhill lines, providing something for everyone.
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Cannop Valley | Cycle Centre, Coleford GL16 7EH, England
+44 1594 860065
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Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

We had coffee and cakes there in the morning and I had a fantastic Chicken Stack there at lunchtime. Like a Chicken Brest Burger, with bacon and avocado, just brilliant with chips and salad. Staff were hard working, attentive and very helpful. It is a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Bikerick
Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

We hired bikes for the day - good quality mountain bikes & pretty good value. We did the “moderate” Verederers Trail. It was a good standard for us - we have some mountain biking skills but are by no means experts. We went around twice...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 October 2018

The trails are well maintained and there is a challenge for all abilities. Particularly liked the Verderers Trail as someone who rides regularly but not on terrain as twisty and rocky as this.The cafe and other services are good and as we rode there we...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Richard C
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

I first visited about 15 years ago and thought it was a great place then. What they gave done with it since its frankly astounding. Brilliant cafe, very busy at times, serving great food. Very welcome after a ride on the local trails. I regularly...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank TimH255
Ian O, Owner at Pedalabikeaway, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2018

Thanks for the kind comments. We’re working hard to make sure the FOD is a great place to ride, and it is nice to know we’re getting something right. Cheers!

Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

Did the verdure as a warm up which is a good blue trail then straight into the freeminers trail which is red.it had been raining so the roots were slippy and boy are there some roots .we did the extended trail which I found very...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Richard D
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

My boys (18 & 14) took to the trails, the youngest hiring one of the full suspension bikes (£30 for a half day). The bike was in excellent condition and well suited to the trails, thoroughly enjoyed it will be back again.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Mark O
Reviewed 7 August 2018

This is a bike rental company, situated near many forest cycle trails. The company itself is fine, the trails - which are not operated by the company - are OK, but not that much variety for beginners and families not eager to do x-country cycling....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

I spent two days in the park this week. On one day I took my road bike around the ‘family trail’ which was great. Really clearly signposted and lots of space for passing. Easy gradient the whole way. The following day I rented a full...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Ellie K
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

As a keen off roader a visit to the FoD would not have been complete without a look in here! I was not disappointed! I had my teenage son with me who is not as experienced as me and I was a bit compromised but...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank mark G
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

Came up to the FOD for a coaching session with Katy Curd and I was throughly impressed. Katy has an AMAZING ability to completely make you feel at ease and she explains things in simple terms not just “mtb” It was an amazing day coaching...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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