Parsley Hay Bike Hire


For more information and to book online

Parsley Hay
near Buxton
Derbyshire SK17 ODG
Tel. & Fax: (01298) 84493

How to reach us

Our Parsley Hay bike hire centre is situated eight miles south of the spa town of Buxton. Easily reached via the A515 from both Buxton and Ashbourne, Parsley Hay makes the ideal starting point to explore the Peak District.

Opening Hours

Parsley Hay is operating a walk in system, first come first served. No need to book in advance (unless you want adapted bikes - please call the centre), please just turn up on the day. You will need photo ID (passport, photo driving licence), please read the information on our pages in advance.

  • Customers must follow all Covid-19 guidelines when collecting and returning hire bikes
  • There is no provision for rescues or first aid when bikes are out on hire, therefore cyclists are advised to ride within their abilities and take responsibility for themselves, please do not put pressure on National Park staff and medical professionals.
  • There maybe a queue at the centre when you arrive during busy times (9.30am to 11am), please be patient or if possible plan your visit around these times.
  • Bikes can be hired from 10am until 4.30pm

If you would like to purchase an ex-hire bike, require a service or are in need or a repair, please make an appointment with the centre.

From August 2020 we are open every day until 1st November.


  • Group hires (10 or more) can be booked in advance by calling the centre. We will ask that you pay in advance to confirm your booking. Bikes are not be guaranteed to be available unless booked and paid for in advance. Please see terms and conditions for group booking. Discounted group rate will only apply to schools and cannot be applied at weekends, bank holidays or during the school holidays.
  • All customers will be treated on a first come first served basis including bank holidays and weekends. We stock a large fleet of different types of bikes and although we cannot guarantee bikes will be available at very busy times, we rarely run out of bikes. We will do our best to accommodate your hire needs, as we have bikes returning to the centre throughout the day.
  • Please call the centre to book accessible bikes, due to the limited number available.


View our cycle hire price list page.

Where you can cycle

Parsely Hay is situated on the High Peak Trail and Tissington Trails and is an ideal centre for exploring the White Peak and South West Peak on traffic-free routes.

About the bike hire centre

The cycle hire centre at Parsley Hay includes a refreshment kiosk, toilets (including disabled facilities), bike racks, picnic tables and seating areas are all provided on site.

The car park is pay and display. See car parking page for prices.

The friendly and knowledgeable Bike Hire staff are on hand to offer help and advice and can repair small mechanical problems or fully service your bike. The Visitor Centre provides maps and guides on the area.

Information on our cycles

The following cycles are available from this centre:

  • Adult cycles
    • with child-seats
    • with trailers
    • with tag-alongs
  • Child cycles
  • Tandems
  • Accessible bikes
    • Wheelchair bike
    • Hand-cranked bikes
    • Boma all terrain electric wheelchair
    • Trikes
    • Tandem trike
    • Tramper mobility scooter
  • Dog Trailers

More information about our range of bikes and our facilities can be found in the Parsley Hay access statement PDF icon (1MB)

Our other bike hire centres

Tissington Trail cycling route

Map to Parsley Hay Bike Hire

Driving directions

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