From riding fast on the red route to taking it easy with the family or making the most of our adapted cycles, Dalby Forest Cycle Hub helps you do it all.
Set firmly in the epicentre of Yorkshire’s top mountain biking destination, with trails for all ages and abilities, heading right from our front door, we’re here to ensure you get the best cycling experience to meet your needs.
There is level access from the main entrance to:Dalby Forest Cycle Hub and ShopTill and Information Point at the Cycle Hub and ShopToilet facilities next to the Cycle Hub
There is level access from the car park to:Picnic benches near the Dalby Forest Cycle Hub (two areas).
Access with steps
Path to main entrance
There is also a side door which has level access down a slope, through a door with a width of 770mm. The side door leads to the lower side area of the shop and then has internal stairs which lead up to the main shop area, where the till is located.
Getting around inside
Visual Impairment - General Information
Ticket/ information desk
Till and Information Point at the Cycle Hub and Shop
The level access route to the till point in the Cycle Hub and shop is around the back of the building, up a gradual access ramp and through the 860mm manually operated door. There is one step to access the Cycle Hub and shop at the front of the building.
There is no lowered counter at the desk and the desk height measures 940mm. However, staff are very attentive and helpful, so they can assist people by coming out from behind the desk if required.
Things to See and Do
Dalby Forest Cycle Hub and Shop
The level access route to the Cycle Hub Shop is around the back of the building, up a gradual access ramp and through the 860mm manually operated door. There is one step to access the Cycle Hub and shop at the front of the building.
There is also a lower area of the Cycle Hub Shop which is accessed from the main Cycle Hub via a series of steps. However, this lower area can also be reached via a level access pathway outside to the right of the building which leading to the side entrance door. This entry point measures 770mm wide.
Toilet facilities next to the Cycle Hub
There is a drop-down grab rail on the right hand side of the toilet and two fixed grab rails on the left hand side of the toilet, all with good visual contrast against the surrounding walls.
Getting around outside
Picnic benches near the Dalby Forest Cycle Hub (two areas).
Customer care support
There is a large variety of adapted/accessible bicycles for both children and adults to hire to suit different abilities and access needs.
There are plug sockets inside the shop, where people can charge their mobility scooters etc.
Emergency evacuation procedures
There is a pager system where cycle hire users can page back to staff members at the shop who can come and help provide help in the forest, as there is known to be a lack of signal in many areas.
Customer care support
There is a free bike testing service where people can come and try out which bike is suitable for them and their needs.