Welcome to Blackwell Mill Monsal Trail Bike Hire

Monsal Trail Cycle Hire Prices £17 Adult | £10 Child | £27 Electric BikeOne Price All Day!

Tag-a-longs, Trailers & Baby Seats available

01298 70838 / 71986 bookings taken by phone only

THE BEST CYCLE HIRE PRICES ON THE MONSAL TRAIL   

Situated at the START of the Magnificent Monsal Trail, in the Peak District National Park. The centre is approached by entering the Wye-Dale car park on the A6 (opposite the Topley Pike Quarry entrance), 8 miles north of Bakewell and 4 miles south of Buxton on the A6.

The Monsal trail is a disused railway line closed in 1968 and converted in 2010-2011 into a new traffic-free cycle track, allowing people to cycle from Blackwell Mill, Nr.Buxton to Bakewell. The eight and half mile trail follows the river Wye, taking you through several newly opened lit tunnels, between steep gorges, surrounding limestone hills and across the spectacular Monsal Dale viaduct making this an exceptional cycling experience.

Monsal Trail Map - Cycle Hire, Blackwell Mill

Discover the Monsal Trail

Discover along the way the stepping stones and natural springs, lime-kilns and the old station at Millers Dale built in 1863 where the hustle and bustle of the past are but a distant memory. Spot the cotton mills of Litton and Cressbrook built in the 18th century, here the force of the river Wye was used to power the water wheels of the mills. Stop and look down to see the river Wye waterfall at water Cum-Jolly unseen from this view point for over forty years.

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TRAFFIC FREE CYCLE HIRE FROM THE BEGINNING OF THE MAGNIFICENT MONSAL TRAIL.
CYCLE THROUGH STEEP GORGES,LIT TUNELLS AND ACROSS THE SPECTACULAR MONSAL VIADUCT MAKING THIS A EXCEPTIONAL CYCLING EXPERIENCE.THE BEST HIRE PRICES ON THE MONSAL TRAIL

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Fab ride today, great service thx guys. I’m sure my bum will recover eventually!! 😂🚲

Dave rocks 😎

Very pleased for you as business is now up and running again! Get those pedals whizzing round ❤️

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Steady on old boy! 😍

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We are pleased 😀 to announce that all Government requirements for reopening the Cycle hire Centre  on Wednesday 1st July have been met.  We have taken every precaution to keep our staff and visiting customers safe.  All bikes and equipment will be sanitized between rentals.  Here’s to fresh air and getting on ya bike .......

We are pleased 😀 to announce that all Government requirements for reopening the Cycle hire Centre on Wednesday 1st July have been met. We have taken every precaution to keep our staff and visiting customers safe. All bikes and equipment will be sanitized between rentals. Here’s to fresh air and getting on ya bike ....... ... See MoreSee Less

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See you in October

Excellent 👍

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We are pleased to announce we will be REOPENING Wednesday 1st July 2020.

Dave the Dog will be here to welcome our customers with his Meet and Greet service .......... We look forward to seeing you and getting you on ya bike !!
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We are pleased to announce we will be REOPENING Wednesday 1st July 2020. 

Dave the Dog will be here to welcome our customers with his Meet and Greet service .......... We look forward to seeing you and getting you on ya bike !!

We are pleased to announce we will be REOPENING Wednesday 1st July 2020.

Dave the Dog will be here to welcome our customers with his Meet and Greet service .......... We look forward to seeing you and getting you on ya bike !!
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Yay! Hope all goes well for you darling xx

Good luck with the reopening 💙💙

Best of luck with reopening.

Just in time for a good couple of Summer months Cheryl nice one 👍

Yah! Great news, well done, good luck with it all 😊

Wonderful!

Dave must be happy! 😄

Hi Cheryl ! We will add this update to Explore Buxton

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Seashell Stockport You and rach should come and we’ll go for a ride to bakewell:)

Thanks Sarah it would be lovely to see you x

Dave will be desperate to get back to work. Hope the good weather returns for your opening xxx

And you Isaac would Absolutely love it Love to you all xx

Great news x

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Can’t wait,

Yes August is our peak time so would recommend booking

Hi we are planning a weeks holiday in Buxton in August - is this is a busy time for you ? - would you recommend booking bikes in advance ? Thanks

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY DAVE...... 10 Years old today 🐶
Woof Woof Hurray click on Dave`s website today. www.peakblackwellcyclehire.com
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Had a good impression from when I phoned to book bikes and no answer on phone. When a company then takes time to callback to see if you wanted them that tells me they care!

Super helpful proprietor when we picked up bikes and pointed out places worth stopping on the Monsal Trail which was really helpful. Map provided and really good value a day.

Phone and book and enjoy a great day!!

Blackwell Mill Cycle Hire - Monsal Trail - TripadvisorBordersGirl

Great little cycle hire shop, gave us loads of info and tips on the Monsal Trail route, even offered to come get us if we got stuck !

Blackwell Mill Cycle Hire - Monsal Trail - TripadvisorYorkshire Sooze

A brilliant bike hire service. We were given all the tips on our bike ride to Bakewell and back. Bikes were of excellent quality and the owner is a very helpful genuine guy who is eager to please!!

Blackwell Mill Cycle Hire - Monsal Trail - TripadvisorJohn M

Perfectly situated at the beginning of the Monsal trail. Great bikes, we had manual and electric in our group. Mum is in her 70’s and found the electric motor really useful, the 17 mile round trip was easily manageable. All our needs were catered for bike-wise, we were even offered gloves to borrow (gets pretty chilly in the old railway tunnels)and a rucksack! Great experience and a really satisfying day.

Blackwell Mill Cycle Hire - Monsal Trail - TripadvisorSophie R

Had a lovely cycle ride in Derbyshire. Bikes at Blackwell are well maintained and on one of the best trails in Derbyshire. Now used this place three times. Never let down. See you soon I hope.

Blackwell Mill Cycle Hire - Monsal Trail - TripadvisorNancy L

Great little bike rental shop at the start of the Monsal trail. Walked along the Wye River from the car park. Friendly service – provided recommendations where to stop for food on the way. Booked an e-bike the night before. My wife really enjoyed the bike and its “pick-up” after only lightly pedaling – made the ride “effortless”. The trail was busy with a few walkers “blocking” the trail – not following suggestions to keep to the left and allow cyclists to pass. Stopped at the Hassop Cycle Cafe for lunch. Beautiful scenery in late September sunshine!

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