Resources for planning and interesting stuff to read...
We are working on getting discounts from our favourite providers and try to support local business. We also provide a 10% discount for serving military and veterans.
Recommended Local Bike Shops to Bath, UK
- Sheldon Brown Website - This is the font of all cycling knowledge. From changing a tyre to gear ratios, find it all here!
- The Youth Hostel Association - http://www.yha.org.uk If you going the YHA on their annual or lifetime scheme you get a discount for every stay.
- Hostelling Scotland - https://www.syha.org.uk As with the YHA in England and Wales, you get a discount for every stay if you become a member.
- Mountain Bothies Association UK - www.mountainbothies.org.uk
- The Wild Swim Bike Run Ltd 'Wanaka New Zealand Self Catering House' - 3 Bedroom Mountain Villa
- National Trails - http://www.nationaltrail.co.uk
- The Highland 550 - http://www.highlandtrail.net
- West Highland Way - www.west-highland-way.co.uk/home.asp
- Coast to Coast Cycle Route - http://www.c2c-guide.co.uk
- Sustrans (UK Cycling Charity) - http://www.sustrans.org.uk
- 7stanes (Scottish Mountain Centres) - http://scotland.forestry.gov.uk/activities/mountain-biking/7stanes
- Hillwalking by Steve Long (Book)
- Mountain Craft & Leadership by Eric Lanmuir (Book)
- The SAS Survival Handbook by Lofty Wiseman (Book)
- Survival of the Fittest by Mike Stroud (Book)
- The Natural Navigator by Tristan Gooley (Book)
- Singletrack Magazine - Great for the wilder side of mountain biking and route information.
Events we love...
- The Brutal Extreme Triathlon - North Wales, UK
- Celtman - North West Highlands, Scotland, UK
- Challenge Roth - Bavaria, Germany
- Challenge Wanaka - South Island, New Zealand
- The Epic - Lake Hawea, South Island, New Zealand
- Tour Aotearoa - New Zealand
- Tour Divide - Rockies, United States
- Bike Bath - Bath, England, UK