Before your jaunt
Don't forget your essentials
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All our bike hires include a safety helmet, lock and bicycle pump. Plan your journeys ahead, take a fully charged phone (remember signal can be patchy) and plenty of water. If you're going out alone, let somebody know where you are going.
Road safety and signage
Above all we want you to keep safe. Not every road, track or trail is suitable for bikes. Keep a close eye out for guidance signs that show you when you need to take extra precautions, give way to pedestrians or temporarily hop off and push. Know your Highway Code. Here is some useful guidance on road signs
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