Mountain Bike Tours

We've been mountain bike guiding in the Dublin and Wicklow Mountains since 2005 and know every single twist, turn and view point on the trails! Check out our itineraries below and choose the right tour for you.

Leisure Mountain Bike Tour - Ballinastoe

We're here to make this a bike tour to remember. We'll start off gently and bring you on an amazing journey through the wild forests and heather covered uplands of the Wicklow Mountains. 

As you get comfortable you'll start to feel the breeze on your face as the trail flows across the hill side. We'll take plenty rest stops and snap lots of photos of the beautiful countryside overlooking the Varty Lakes and Irish Sea.

This tour is suitable for older families or groups of friends looking for an active Saturday afternoon in County Wicklow. 


Expert Mountain Bike Tour - Ballinastoe

If you've already got some mountain bike or indeed cycling experience then this is the tour for you. We'll show you the trails we ride ourselves and make sure you get the most from your trip to Wicklow. 

Ballinastoe is a mountain bike mecca and has dozens of amazing trails to choose from but nailing the best trails and optimal route is where we come in. We'll size you up on the bike, set the suspension just the way you like it and then hit the trials. 

Let's hear about your mtb experience and what type of trails you like to ride because once we know that, we will know exactly where to go.

This tour is perfect for avid mountain bikers who want to ride amazing singletrack and see the best views of County Wicklow. 


Leisure Mountain Bike Tour - Ticknock

There really is nowhere quite like Ticknock. Where else could you feel so free and removed from the hustle and bustle of daily life, yet be just 20 minutes from the capital city! With breath-taking views over Dublin Bay and beyond, we're here to make this a bike tour to remember. 

We'll start off on steady uphill climb where you can get your bearings and begin to let your mind wonder. As you get comfortable you'll start to feel the breeze on your face as the trail flows across the hill side and before you know it you'll be fully emersed in the experience.

There will be plenty of photo stops and breaks to re charge the batteries. And speaking of batteries, this tour is a whole lot more fun on electric bikes, these can be added in the cart. 

This tour is suitable for older families or groups of friends looking for an active way to explore the Dublin Mountains.


Expert Mountain Bike Tour - Ticknock

Ticknock is an amazing place to ride with it's technical trails and stunning views over Dublin City and bay, but did you know there are lots of new trails under construction right now and we've got the latest information on those!

As with all our tours, we'll start with a welcome coffee and get to know you and your mtb experience before hitting the trails. We'd definitely recommend a full sus bike for Ticknock and of course, we will setup your suspension just the way you like it too.

This tour is perfect for experienced cyclists and avid mountain bikers who want to maximise their trail time.


Facts

  • This is a private tour for 1 to 6 people
  • The duration is 2 hours long
  • Complementary tea or coffee upon arrival
  • Sizing and fitting of bikes and helmets
  • Experienced fully qualified professional guide
  • Mechanical assistance and first aid support
  • Safety briefing and basic introduction 
  • Guided tour - the perfect trails for you!

Age and Ability

The minimum age we recommend is 11 years old. Our tours can be tailored to suit novice or expert riders. This is a private tour and we can vary the trails and pace to suit your needs, making it as challenging or as easy as you like. Please note these are mountain bike tours and you should have a good standard of cycling technique as a minimum. 

Directions

Ballinastoe Mountain Bike Trail in Wicklow - directions here.

Ticknock Mountain Bike Trail in Dublin - directions here.

Cost

The base cost is €110 for 1 person and €40 per extra person added. For example a 2 person tour is €150. The maximum group size is 8 people.

Bike Rental 

Bike Rental is not included but there is a 50% discount off each bike if needed. You can add the bikes in the cart.