Cycling Breaks at The World Famous Tan Hill Inn…

Stunning cycle routes
on our doorstep

The Yorkshire Dales and Swaledale offer rewarding Mountain Biking and Road Biking.

The intricate network of bridleways and rideable trails together with great roads, tough climbs and stunning landscapes offer something for both the experienced and the hobby cyclist.

The Tan Hill Inn sitting at the top of the moor at 1,732 feet above sea level offers a unique base to stay and take advantage of the excellent cycling on offer. After a hard day cycling what could be more welcoming than open fires, good food and a friendly atmosphere to discuss your day’s exploits.

With its range of services and amenities catering to the needs of cyclists, the Tan Hill Inn is the perfect base for exploring the Yorkshire Dales on two wheels. Whether you’re a seasoned pro or a beginner, the inn has something to offer for all levels of cycling ability.

Our services

We also offer a range of services and amenities to cater to the needs of cyclists, including:

Secure Storage

The inn offers secure bike storage for cyclists, providing peace of mind that their bikes are safe and secure while they are exploring the local area.

Bike Wash

The inn also offers a bike wash service, allowing cyclists to clean off any mud or dirt from their bikes after a day of cycling.

Cycling Routes

The Tan Hill Inn is situated on several popular cycling routes, including the Tour de Yorkshire, making it the perfect base for exploring the local area on two wheels.

Packed Lunches

The inn also offers packed lunches for cyclists who prefer to pack their own lunch for the day’s ride. The lunches include a sandwich, crisps, fruit, and a drink, providing the energy needed for a full day of cycling.

Drying Room

Cyclists can also use the dedicated drying room to dry off any wet clothes or gear.

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Book a room

Our bed and breakfast packages can be tailored to suit your requirements and include bike hire, for the day or just half a day, helmet, spares pack and route map.


We can offer front-suspension mountain bikes, road bikes and hybrids, which are all available across the size range.

Example. 2 adults staying 2 nights in a double en-suite room with bike hire for 2 days – £270.00

Call us on 01833 62 82 46 or contact us to discuss our range of wonderful cycling breaks in the North Yorkshire dales.

With its stunning scenery and challenging terrain, the Yorkshire Dales is a haven for cycling enthusiasts.

How to find us

The Tan Hill Inn is at ‘the Top of the World’ sitting high above the beauty and delights of Arkengarthdale, Swaledale and Teesdale, click on the map below to get directions on Google Maps.

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Established 1840.

The World Famous Tan Hill Inn is Britain’s highest public house at 1,732 feet (528m) above sea level.

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