Cycling holiday in North Wales?

If you’re a keen road or trail cyclist and you’re looking for a cosy, well located base for your cycling holiday in North Wales then you’ve come to the right place.

Based just next to the B5429 near the Farmer Arms public house our Shepherds Huts offer you a comfortable and well situated location from which to base your cycling holiday.

Road & Trail – we’re ideal for both!

Whether you are a road cyclist or a trail biker we have plenty to offer you right from your doorstep.

If you’re looking for a new cycling holiday in North Wales, route, bike ride, track or trail and perhaps somewhere you haven’t been before and you are planning a cycling holiday, then you have come to the right place.

Fancy a road route cycling holiday in North Wales?

From right outside your door you can join one of the many road routes around North Wales, choose to head towards coastal, mountain or forest lined routes or go offroad and test yourself in some of the most stunning and Internationally renowned locations that the UK has to offer.

Some of Britain’s best and toughest riding is locate right near us, tucked away here in the tranquil hills of North East Wales. You can stay with us and within 30 minutes be riding riding through dramatic valleys and tackling some of Britain’s most challenging climbs – including the Bwylch y Groes, Llanberis Pass and other routes in Snowdonia. 

Find out more about our local road routes via;

Mountain and Trail biking

If your guilty pleasure is Mountain Biking then what better could we offer you than Mountain Biking in Snowdonia. We have some of the worlds best trails all set up, tried, tested and ready for you, not least the awesome trails that comprise Coed y Brenin, where a £1.7m extension to its visitor centre and beginners’ bike skills course has been recently opened.  Coed y Brenin is perhaps the most comprehensive mountain bike trail centre in North Wales, not to mention the longest established centre in the UK. It boasts top notch facilities and the biggest choice of trails, hire facilities and a whole host of other recreational options.

In addition the Antur Stiniog mountain biking centre, based at Llechwedd slate quarry, is wowing downhill fans and provides an ‘uplift service’ should you want to take advantage of it.

Rhydd Ddu, one of the best 5 moutain bike rides in the UK is also within about 30 minutes of us. This superb mountain route will take you to the top of Wales’ highest peak — and back down along a route you’ll try hard to better and you won’t ever forget. This trail starts with a hard climb up to Bwlch Maesgwm, and then from there you’ll enjoy a superb descent all the way down to the lakeside town of Llanberis. Once down in Llanberis we recommend you pop in to the Pete’s Eats cafe for a well deserved coffee, chip butty or one of their lovely cakes!

Closer to us we can offer you a range of mountain bike trails at Llyn Brenig.
Llyn Brenig offers a bike hire service, ideal if you want explore the area or further afield in the Clwydian Hills and North Wales! Their bike hire service also includes hire of protective equipment are available for all age ranges. They also have some tag-alongs and trailers if you need them.

Closer to us we can offer you a range of mountain bike trails at Llyn Brenig.
Llyn Brenig offers a bike hire service, ideal if you want explore the area or further afield in the Clwydian Hills and North Wales! Their bike hire service also includes hire of protective equipment are available for all age ranges. They also have some tag-alongs and trailers if you need them.

 For those of you considering a ride up in the forests in around Betws-y-Coed then you might wish to visit Beics Betws for your bike hire or spares, who also cater for Dark Forest Rides