Hiking and cycling

There are plenty of walks and cycle routes that surround the park which you can enjoy, whether its exploring local villages or mountain trails you just need to decide between a gentle or challenging activity.

A walkers paradise

Kielder Water and Forest Park is home to some of the most breathtaking walks and scenery in the UK. Feel like you are in a movie set by walking around the woodland environment and lose yourself in your own imagination with the huge trees and untouched woodland carpet.

Drop in at the reception for great hiking trails or cycle routes or look at the packages that you can book during your stay.


Cycling routes for all the family! From a leisurely cycle ride around the lakeside to a black mountain bike run high up in the mountains, there is a trail for everyone. Why not try the bike park and test your balance skills on the beams.

Tip: bike rental

You don't need to bring your own bike to explore the wonderful Kielder Forest during your stay. At Landal Kielder Waterside you can rent a variety of different bikes.