Macclesfield Forest

  • Macc Forest Classic

    Macc Forest Classic is a mountain bike route in the Peak District in Engalnd. It is graded moderate and is 18.4 miles long. It climbs through Macc Forest to the Cat and Fiddle pub before looping back through Three Shire Heads. The ride is a good taster of rocky Peak District riding, and includes some great descents. It kicks off from the from the Trentaback car park opposite the Trentaback Reservoir (GR961711)


    GPS log courtesy of The Edge Cycleworks. A full route guide for this ride is available on their website here: Macc Forest Classic


     

  • Macc Forest Hard

    Macc Forest Hard is a mountain bike route in the Peak District in England. It is graded as Hard / Difficult in technical ability and is 24.6 miles long. It covers much of the classic route as well as Tegg’s Nose and a couple of different trails around Three Shire Heads. The extra trails give the route a real kick with some tough rocky challenges to try and clean. Even with the variations it still retains all the good bits from the Classic route. It starts from the car park at the far end of the Ridgegate Reservoir (GR961711).


    GPS log courtesy of Flattyres-MTB. A full route guide for this ride is available on their website here: Macc Forest Hard


     

  • Macclesfield forest and Goyt Valley

    A mixture of forest tracks and bridleways around Macclesfield forest and the Goyt valley near Buxton. A big ride with great scenery.