Cycling around Rutland Water is a favourite activity amongst locals and visitors, the mainly off road circular route is 23 miles – or you can miss out the peninsular to make it 17 miles. Cycle hire is available from Whitwell and Normanton, or bring your own bike and enjoy one of the best cycle routes in England! There are some excellent pubs en-route, such as The Horse & Jockey at Manton, where you can reward yourself with some refreshment.

    Rutland Cyclingan extensive cycle shop with bike hire options to enjoy the variety of cycling routes. You’ll enjoy a pleasant day cycling  in a stunning countryside setting with beautiful views across Rutland Water. Rutland Cycling have a variety of bikes for hire including easy riding cruisers, lightweight hybrids, mountain bikes, tandems, children’s cycles, buggies for toddlers and electric bikes.