cannock chase

Cannock Chase is an accessible, cleverly designed trail centre that’s a blast to ride, the Midlands mountain biker’s quick-fix.

A relatively short Berwyns route contains some superb riding with three good technical descents on rocky terrain that allows it to be ridden in all…

The Dentures route circuit has plenty of high-speed action, though the drop from Glatting to Haughton is perhaps our favourite. Okay, definitely!

This Grim’s Ditch route is probably no secret to the riders living in this part of the world, but it almost certainly will be to…

This Tarr Steps route contains a medieval stone North Shore section, with the story going that the Devil himself has sunbathing rights on the slabs.

This Cadair Idris route is a great mountain-top outing which for the majority of the ascent/descent isn’t too technical but does require some proper effort.…

This one’s ‘out there’ even by Scottish standards, with this North Harris route making up some of the most westerly ground in Britain.

Andy McKenna of Go-Where reaches parts of Scotland other guides can’t reach. We asked him for his favourite ride and he came up with this…

This Crug Mawr route is all about the super-flowy, sandy, singletrack descent. Proof that you don’t need to go far over the Welsh border for…

Stake Pass is brutal, intimidating, and downright hard, Stake Pass is also rewarding, fun to ride (when you’re not pushing) and achingly beautiful.

Ben Damph's 24km doesn’t sound much, but this is a tough route, with a big climb and a big descent. The days are really short…

Skye is one of the best places to ride in the UK, so get up to Scotland and sample our route from the June issue.