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Cycle Hire 2022
The best cycling in Shropshire, Herefordshire and Wales. Petchfield Farm is situated in the beautiful Teme valley - just 5 miles west of Ludlow. You can cycle on idyllic flat lanes ... right into Wales if you want!. There are plenty of teashops, pubs, castles and best of all ... hardly any cars.
Hybrid Trail Bikes
Visit Hopton Castle
Cycle to a Teashop
Cycle to a Riverside inn and return on a Roman road
Cycle maps show the best cycle routes
Opening Times: 9am - 5pm (booked in advance). We are open every day from May to the end of September, but only if you book in advance. Its best to book your bikes a day in advance. Or you can call and check availability on the morning (call 9am). Click here for a full cycle hire price list.
Special Events/ Groups: If you would like to hire bikes for a special event, on a set date, and need to book bikes well in advance. We take a non refundable booking fee of £10 per bike, at the time you book.
Security deposit: Debit or credit card details are required as a security / damage deposit. This is taken when you collect the bikes on the day.
All our bikes are set up specifically for road and country lane cycling, We do not offer off-road/downhill biking in the forest.
Safety: You must bring your own cycle safety helmet, and wear bright coloured clothing. Cycle safety helmets are not compulsory but very strongly recommended.
Detailed cycling maps: all included, showing the best cycle routes, teashops, pubs, picnic spots and how to avoid the hills.You can also buy these maps independently (see map sales).
Cycle to Roman village for tea & return on a Roman Road (3-4hrs)
Cycle to Wales following the River Teme on an idyllic lane (all day)
Three Castles to Clun on a magic road that takes you into the hills without you noticing it! (all day)
Easy cycle ride to a riverside inn for lunch (3-4hrs).
Cider Orchards route, following the river Lugg and Arrow to Eardisland, with some short hills (all day)
Safe cycling for all the family
Quality 21 speed hybrid trail bikes ideal for country lanes
Lightweight mountain bikes
21 speed "rapidfire" and front suspension (Trek hardtail)
Well-researched route guides and maps showing teashops, pubs, places of interest and how to avoid hills (all included)
Tandems and lightweight trailer bikes
All bikes are fitted with special puncture-resistant "Slime"
Safe customer parking at Petchfield Farm
Quiet country lanes
All our bikes are set up specifically for road and country lane cycling
How to Find Us: Petchfield Farm is on the Ludlow to Wigmore road at the edge of Mortimer Forest. Elton, Ludlow, Shropshire, SY8 2HJ