Can I cycle in Swinley Forest?

Can I cycle in Swinley Forest?

Swinley Forest is well known for its mountain bike trails. The forest has a 15-mile cycle network which can challenge highly skilled riders. It is also a fun day out for beginners and young riders.

Is Swinley Forest open for mountain biking?

Swinley Bike Hub & The Summit are open Please follow the signage and directions given by our team to ensure a fantastic day for all. PLEASE NOTE THE FOLLOWING SITE FACILITIES AVAILABLE. ALWAYS CHECK BEFORE YOU TRAVEL. – The Forest and the Mountain Bike Trails.

Why is there no cycle in Swinley Forest?

A response from the Crown Estate to his letter says: “It was very clear at the beginning of the Covid 19 national crisis that mountain biking in Swinley Forest was stopped to reduce the number of accidents which happen there on a regular basis.

Do you need a permit to cycle in Swinley Forest?

As a result of these changes The Crown Estate have decided that they do not wish to have a permit scheme for cyclists in the future and that from 1 April 2013 they will manage all aspects of cycling within Swinley Forest. The Swinley Forest Cycling permit scheme will therefore cease to operate after the 31 March 2013.

Who owns Swinley Forest?

the Crown Estate
The woodland is owned and managed by the Crown Estate, and stretches over 2,600 acres of gentle hills from Bracknell to Crowthorne. Our visitors love the forest, and many people use The Look Out as a base to explore the surrounding area.

Is Swinley Forest free?

Prices. The trails are free to ride, with The Crown Estate allowing public access for trail riders. Located at the trail head is Swinley Bike Hub, fast becoming the heart of the forest with its friendly and knowledgeable crew.

Is Swinley Forest protected?

Protection status Swinley Park and Brick Pits is a Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) and has protected areas for the birds that live there. Some parts of Swinley Forest are also covered by the Broadmoor to Bagshot Woods and Heaths SSI, one of the largest SSIs in Berkshire.

What tier is Swinley Forest in?

If you must travel you should stay local and reduce the number of journeys you make. You must not leave a tier 4 area or stay overnight away from home. Residents from tier 1 to 3 should not enter tier 4 areas (this includes Swinley Forest in Bracknell Forest). Residents cannot travel abroad unless an exemption applies.

How much does it cost to play golf at Swinley Forest?

Read 1 reviews of Swinley Forest Golf Club

Address: Coronation Road, N/A, Ascot, SL5 9LE, United Kingdom
Par: 69
Green Fees: £65.00 Midweek;£65.00 with member Weekend

Is Bracknell Forest Tier 4?

Bracknell Forest residents must stay at home and stick to new tier 4 restrictions from Sunday 20 December. New rules were announced by the government on Saturday 19 December, which places the borough in tier 4 from midnight.

Do you have to pay to ride at Swinley Forest?

Are there any mountain bike trails in Swinley Forest?

The Green (beginner), Blue (intermediate) and Red (advanced) mountain bike trails follow numbered ‘runs’. They are mapped at the start of each trail. If you would prefer a more peaceful bike ride, you can use the wide forest tracks. These are shared with walkers and stretch for miles.

How long is the Red Trail in Swinley?

The Red Trail offers up 13km of varied terrain including berms, natural woodlands, technical trail features and smiles for miles.

What do you need to know about Swinley Bike Hub?

Swinley Bike Hub offers bikes (hire/demo/sale), trail clothing, trail protection, and trail items for your ride. Swinley Bike Hub offer incredible Mountain Bike Coaching for skills progression whatever your level or goals.

Can you download GPS tracks for Swinley Forest?

Downloading of trail gps tracks in kml & gpx formats is enabled for Swinley Forest. You must login to download files.