2025 Date and Location coming soon!

2024 we are building smaller events, gatherings, and learning opportunities. All with a build up to a fantastic festival in 2025. We hope you can join us.

Gravel bike, mountain bike, Ebike, something in-between! Join us for a weekend of wilderness riding, confidence inspiring skills coaching, empowering workshops and our fun, community Wild Wye Raid aka cycling treasure hunt!

Whether you’re a weekend rider or a cycling addict. Regardless of your age, ability or the quality of your bike. This gathering is for you.

2024 promises to bring more rides and more coaching on terrain and a level to suit you. Whether you are the newbie, or someone wanting to push your skills. We’ve got it.

We’re a 100% women lead, women run festival. Providing opportunities for women in business and women in cycling. 

RIDE

On the trail skills coaching. Guided rides pitched at your level. A self-supported treasure hunt finale. Submerge yourself in bluebell carpeted woodlands, riverside gravel lanes and deserted countryside bridleways. 

LEARN

Develop bike skills to foster confidence. Learn how to maintain your bike to promote self-empowerment. Develop map and app reading skills to develop your sense of freedom. Be inspired by our coaches at our Ask the Experts Q&A. 

 

NOURISH

Foster feel good feelings and feel-good thoughts throughout the weekend. Dip into rider specific yoga classes, cycling specific foodie master classes and jaw dropping inspirational movie viewing. 

CAMP

Rest and play at our picturesque camp/glamp site. You’ll enjoy stunning views of the Wye Valley, with trails direct from your bed!  Tent, campervan, or glamping pods, you choose how you sleep. 

FEED

Enjoy lovingly cooked, tasty food provided by local, women lead businesses. Community evening meals are included and cater for dietary restrictions. Breakfast can be enjoyed at your camp stove or purchased from our onsite breakfast trucks.   

What is the Wild Wye Raid?

Grab your bike, join a team, plan your raid.

A community treasure hunt by bike, that brings the laughs and the prizes.

Knowledge is power, APPLIED knowledge is dynamite! The Wild Wye Raid is your chance to take the skills and knowledge learned over the weekend, share them with your team and explore the Wye Valley.

Using our Wild Wye Raid map, you and your team will navigate your way around the Wye Valley to designated heist spots. You decide on the route based on your desire for potential loot. Hit a heist spot and solve a cryptic clue to receive a raffle ticket entry for our Bike SWAG raffle. 

Keep an eye out for the Mission Impossible challenges. Where you can earn a feel good treat in exchange for a daring feat!

Who’s it For?

If you’ve a passion for adventure and love to be out in nature on two wheels, then this gathering is for you. Gravel, Cross Country, Mountain Biking. Call it what you will. There are rides and routes for all skill levels whether you’re a newbie rider or an experienced adventure seeker. Attending with friends or coming solo, our festival offers a warm, safe, friendly experience, with an emphasis on fun.

What will the weekend look like?

Friday

Camp set-up
Ask the experts campfire Q&A
Map / Nav intro
Community Campfire Dinner

Saturday

Morning Yoga for cyclists
Route / Map workshop
Trailside Coaching MTB / Gravel
Bike Maintenance Skills n Tips
Guided rides
Community Campfire Dinner
Inspirational film night

Sunday

Morning Yoga for Cyclists
Breakfast Treasure Hunt set up
Wild Wye Raid -a fun day of cycling with social stops along the way
Bike SWAG Raffle