Quercus trail at Whinlatter

Quercus trail - single track forest trail

This fantastic blue grade route is a gem waiting to be discovered. Expect flowing single track with gentle berms, rolling jumps, wide gradual climbs with technical features for the adventurous riders. 

The Quercus Trail is named after the Latin for oak because the furthest loop of the trail runs through Masmill Oak Woodland.

Whinlatter is home to the longest purpose-built mountain bike trails in the Lake District.

To find out about mountain bike hire, contact our on-site hire specialists.


Trail information

Whinlatter Forest, Whinlatter Pass, Keswick, CA12 5TW
A trail map is available at the visitor centre
Grade - Blue
Is this grade for you?
Blue grade trails are suitable for intermediate cyclists or mountain bikers with basic off-road riding skills.
Trail Length
Short: 2 miles (3.5 km)
Trail Length
Long: 4.6 miles (7.5 km)