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Cycling to Castle Howard

Looking for your next adventure? The network of bridleways and quiet lanes in the Howardian Hills makes it an ideal area for both on and off-road cycling.


Take a look at some of the downloadable routes below (kindly supplied by the Howard Hills AONB) or for keen cyclists who like a challenge, the Castle Howard Triathlon takes place in each July. Please sign up to our e-newsletter  to keep up to date with news and events.

Howardian Hills Bike Rides & Rambles
Castle Howard & Nunnington Hall Bike Ride
Biking the Banks from Castle Howard
Biking the Banks from Coneysthorpe

Need a pit stop? Cyclists are more than welcome in the Castle Howard Courtyard where you'll find convenient facilities and our Coffee Shop and Courtyard Cafe, the perfect place to rest and re-fuel.

We have bike racks for those who wish to to enjoy the refreshments or for those who would like to explore the House and Grounds. 

While we welcome cyclists, please note that cycling isn't allowed within the Grounds of Castle Howard or on the pedestrian paths and walkways (except on Triathlon Days),  


Have you enjoyed your time at Castle Howard? Want to tell us what you thought? Take our quick and easy Discover Nature survey. It's your opportunity to tell us about your experience of nature on the Estate and how we can improve our visitor experience.

Thank you for your time and we hope you enjoy your next adventure!