Folly View is ideally located for you to explore and enjoy the variety of cycling that the South Shropshire countryside offers. Whether it’s cycling along quiet country lanes or mountain biking through forests, you’ll find it all in the local Shropshire Hills.

Just 7 miles and less than 15 minutes drive from Folly View you’ll find Hopton Wood which is the home of mountain biking in Shropshire. As well as challenging competition routes there are novice and family trails. You can find more information about cycling in Hopton Woods here, and also information about cycling in the wider Welsh Marches area here.

Mountain Biking

Mountain Biking

The Shropshire Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty features a variety of countrysides for all cycling abilities – from quiet country lanes to forest cycling routes and dedicated courses – you can find more information here about cycling in the area around Ludlow.

Another useful resource listing circular cycle routes from many Shropshire towns is provided by the Shropshire’s Great Outdoors Web site.



The nearby Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre in partnership with the national cycling charity Cycling4All has developed an all ability inclusive cycle trail.

You can also find information about local cycle routes within the Cycling category of our blog posts.

Bikes and Repairs

South Shropshire is well served with cycle shops including these within 20 minutes drive from Folly View:

At Folly View we also provide secure storage for your cycles.