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Forest Leisure Cycling

New Forest

Type:Waymarked Trail

The Cross, Burley, Ringwood, Hampshire, BH24 4AB

Tel: +44 01425 403 584

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Forest Leisure Cycling


Welcome to the home of cycling in the New Forest! We are the acclaimed New Forest Cycle Hire, Cycle & Accessory Sales and Cycle Repairs Centre, based in the traditional and unspoilt village of Burley. Come and enjoy a healthy, active day out on one of our New Forest cycle routes, with rides for all ages and abilities and free parking nearby. 

Hiring your cycles from our central forest location will always be the best way to enjoy one of the most popular New Forest activities. By coming to us you will benefit from expert advice on our New Forest cycle routes as well as finding the right bikes and equipment for you. You can book your cycle hire in advance online

From our picturesque village location in Burley you’ll be able to cycle along our famous Old Railway, visit the Deer Sanctuary, enjoy the Woodland Trail and relax at a real forest inn, or indulge in a sumptuous cream tea in one of the many welcoming tea rooms, all in the most stunning New Forest scenery. In particular our choice of 9 cycle rides provide the very best cycling conditions for families, inexperienced and ‘born again’ cyclists! All our routes can be extended to provide a challenge for the more adventurous cyclists.

Forest Leisure cycling can be found at their brand new, purpose built New Forest cycle hire centre at Burley, easily accessible via dual carriageway routes from the west and is only 1 ½ hours from the London area via motorway and dual carriageway links, visit their website for directions.


Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Add-on to Adult Cycle: Child Seat (1-4 years)£3.00 per ticket
Add-on to Adult Cycle: Dog Trailer£9.00 per ticket
Add-on to Adult Cycle: Tag-a-long (3-7 years)£9.00 per ticket
Adult 29er Bike - Day Hire£20.00 per ticket
Adult Premium Suspension Cycle - Day Hire£17.50 per ticket
Adult Tandem Cycle - Day Hire£35.00 per ticket
Child (4-7 years) 20" Wheel Cycle - Day Hire£8.00 per ticket
Child (7-11 years) 24" Wheel Cycle - Day Hire£9.00 per ticket
Electric Bikes - Day Hire£29.00 per ticket

For full list and further details on pricing information, please visit the Forest Leisure Cycling website.


Provider Preferences

  • Forest Location
  • No Smoking Attraction
  • Outdoor Attraction


  • Guide Dogs Permitted

Children & Infants

  • Family Friendly, Children Welcome

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking
  • Parking (free) - Please park in the gravel car park just above the village, on the opposite side of the road to Burley School.
  • Railway station within 5 miles
  • Secure cycle parking


  • On-Site cafe/restaurant - Pubs and restaurants along cycle routes.

Establishment Features

  • Groups welcome
  • Prior Booking Recommended
  • Stag and hen parties welcome

Specialist Features

  • Cyclists welcome


Map & Directions


  • You Tube Video


  • Regional and Miscellaneous -Brand New Forest Brand New Forest 2012
  • Regional and Miscellaneous -Buy With Confidence - Hampshire County Council and Trading Standards Buy With Confidence - Hampshire County Council and Trading Standards 2012
  • Regional and Miscellaneous -Tourism South East Member Tourism South East Member 2017

Opening Times

Open Christmas
Open New Year
2018 - Opening (1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)

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