The next BMTB Open XC Group Ride
is to be held at Swinley Forest near Bracknell.
This is a very popular location for our Group Ride Events.
This event is open for
Cross Country (XC) riders of all levels of ability and is open to Club
members and non Club visiting riders. Non club members can attend as a
visitor rider for up to two rides before having to join as a club
member, you can find out more here.
The Group Ride will be a led route by our BMTB staff riders and will
be held on local Swinley Forest singletrack starting and ending at the
Lookout Discovery Centre at Swinley Forest.
This event is free of charge.
The ride will be starting promptly
at 10:00am so please be at the Swinley main car park in good time to get kitted up
(especially if arriving by car) to avoid delays.
The meeting point for the ride is
outside the main entrance of the Lookout Discovery Centre.
The ride WILL be
starting promptly at 10:00am
Route information for the day:
The day will be split into two halves. You can expect
the morning to be around 10-15miles before heading back to the Lookout
for tea and cake. An optional extra 5-10mile loop will be held as well
after the tea and cake stop.
The whole route will be remaining inside of the Swinley Forest area
making the most of the endless singletrack Swinley has to offer.
Unless you hold an annual ride permit for
Swinley you will need to purchase a days ride permit for £3.00 which
are available from the main reception at the Lookout Discovery Centre.
A map of the Discovery Centre car park can be
For Sat Nav users the postcode for the Lookout Discovery Centre is
More information on Swinley forest can be found here
Car parking is free at the Swinley
Forest Lookout Discovery Centre. It is a busy car park so we recommend
you do not leave valuables in your cars.
Our BucksMTB Club Rules apply.
Helmets are mandatory. No helmet, no ride.
This is an "BucksMTB Club Event Group Ride". Please make sure you view
our ride terms and conditions.
Pre-registering is required
events so that we know numbers attending, for things such as car
parking space, number of maps required, number of staff required and
so on. Pre-registering is mandatory and easy to do by completing the online
form below. Before pre-registering your attendance to an event(s)
please read our terms and conditions.
Click here to view terms and conditions