Bike hire

Price: From £8 for children and from £15 for adults

Hop on a bike from Brockhole! A range of bikes are available to hire - including adult bikes, child bikes, tag-alongs and trailers.

Brockhole lakeshore bike hire prices

Length of hireAdultChild

Up to two hours



Up to four hours



Full day




Simply call the team to book

You can book your bikes by calling us on 07919 881622 or simply ask at the lakeshore activity kiosk.

Bike hire charges include helmets, locks and puncture repair kits - plus a ticket for the Brockhole to Bark Barn Bike Boat whilst it is running. From Bark Barn you can discover woodlands, bridleways and even a castle - a wonderful family day out!

We do ask for full payment when booking to secure your place, we also ask that you bring some ID in the form of a bank card or drivers license on the day as a form of deposit.


  • Tag-along size: for a small child to sit on of under 50kg or 7 stone 12 pounds.
  • Trailer size: tows either 1 or 2 small children. The maximum weight is 45kg or 7 stone 1 pound.

Hire times

Last hire is 3pm.

Brockhole to Bark Barn Bike Boat timetable 2016

Enjoy riding along the quieter western shore by taking your bikes on the boat from Brockhole to Bark Barn Jetty.

EXTRA dates have now been added for October Half Term, hire a bike and hop on the boat on Friday 28th, Saturday 29th and Sunday 30th October with the last return at 4.00pm!


Depart Brockhole

Depart Bark Barn















4.40pm (summer only)

5pm (summer only)


Prioritised Parking - at busy times we prioritise car parking for those holding pre-booked activity tickets that were booked before arrival on site. Please show your paper ticket or on-line confirmation to the parking attendant. We do not prioritise parking for activities not booked before arrival and we always require the valid paper ticket or on-line confirmation.

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