an action packed weekend in the British countryside
Overnight at our beautiful, fully equipped base camp in the Chilterns Hills.
Enjoy 2 days' riding on epic gravel routes - taking full advantage of the stunning off-road terrains. You'll be treated to a mix of canal-side paths, sweeping forest sections in Wendover Woods (highest point in the Chilterns) with great views and the spectacular Ashridge Estate. ~30 miles on day 1 and ~22 miles on day 2. Prepare to be amazed by spectacular scenery, indulge in post-ride banter in the evening around the campfire with pals. Savour delicious locally sourced produce and soak up the outdoor vibes around the fire under the stars.
Type: Bikepacking - Distance: 30 + 22 miles - Elevation: 1500 + 1500 ft
OVER 2 Days - fitness level: pretty good - booking Grp size: Min 2, Max 6
your enjoyment - our mission
From our base camp in the Chiltern Hills just a stone's throw from Ivinghoe Beacon we have created a truly chilled out experience for you. As passionate cyclists and adventurers ourselves - our mission is to take care of you and ensure you have an unforgettable few days. You just have to take care of getting yourself here and we'll take care of the rest. We have deliberately kept things simple whilst paying attention to every last detail.
There's nothing better!
Included in your experience
We've thoughtfully designed the Ridgeway route to pass through some of the most iconic scenery in Britain. Enjoy camping in our handpicked campsites featuring epic views and sleep in our sumptuous bell tents, fully equipped with all camping and cooking gear (although you'll need to bring your own sleeping bag and pillow, if you're a softie). In the mornings and evenings chow down on some delicious locally sourced food and drink before taking on the trails on your own steed or one of our Sonder adventure bikes.
Whats not included: train fares, lunch and refreshments en-route, water bottles,
You'll need to bring your own sleeping bag (we'll transfer between campsites with your luggage)
You must wear your own quality cycle helmet which conforms to the latest safety standards.
2, 3 & 4-person tents with camp beds
Adventure bike option
gravel camp itinerary
2 days/1 night
9:00 - 9:30am Arrive at Tring station by train (under an hour from London) on Saturday. We transfer you to base camp - the start of your adventure. Alternatively - drive and park at base camp near Ivinghoe.
Fuel up with a fresh coffee on us while you and your fellow riders saddle up and prepare to ride out for ~30 miles of glorious gravel riding.
Lunch en route.
Return to base camp to enjoy sundowners, braai (BBQ) and local produce. Spend the evening chilling around the campfire before tucking in for the night in a comfy bell tent.
8:00am Breakfast and ride out for your second day at 9 for a ~22 mile day.
Return to base camp and celebrate!
We transfer you to Tring station so you can make your way home. Alternatively, hop in for a transfer back to your car at the start.