Led Bike Rides

All of our rides are fully supported by our friendly, knowledgeable ride leaders who will help you with any mechanical issues and offer useful cycling advice and encouragement along the way.

If you have any questions about any of our rides or led rides in general please feel free to contact us at bike.belles@sustrans.org.uk.

Upcoming rides:

Picnic Ride – Sunday 20th August ~ 15 miles

Join us for a pedalling picnic to the iconic Angel of the North – an intermediate bike ride of about 15 miles round trip. Everyone’s invited – bring the whole family!

20664977_670050886534640_430425286574058449_nMake the most of the Summer weather and pack some sandwiches/salad/cake – whatever you like for this special ride! Our marshals will pack the picnic blankets and some refreshments but please bring along your own picnic favourites for our mid-way stop at the famous Angel of the North.

In the (unlikely!) event of poor weather the route will be changed so that the half-way stop is indoors.

Please arrive early for the ride, our ride marshals will be there from 8.30am to register you and check your bikes.

For more information and to book your free place click on Picnic Ride.

This ride starts from The Life House, Washington Mind, Grasmere Terrace, Washington NE38 7LP.

Big Bank Holiday Bike Ride – Saturday 26th August ~ 20 miles

Everyone’s invited on our big bank holiday bike ride on the 26th August – Bring your family, partners and friends along for this special Bike Belles ride!

20638050_669710409902021_8224388623183211331_nSaturday 26th August the Bike Belles are inviting everyone along for an intermediate ride from the Bike Dock. The ride will take in part of the coast, Bede’s Way and some interesting local historical sites. The ride will be roughly 20 miles round trip and there’ll be a mid-way refreshment stop.

For more information and to book your free place click on Bank Holiday Ride.

This ride starts from the Bike Dock, next to the National Glass Centre, Liberty Way, Sunderland SR6 0GL.