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Mountain Biker Going Down Rivington Pike Steps

Posted by on Dec 23, 2012 in Admin Post, Advanced, Bike, Feature, Rivington, videos | 1 comment

TweetThis video was not filmed by me nor is it me on the bike, the video was made by: http://www.youtube.com/user/stevenjballio?feature=watch

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Ironman Results

Posted by on Jul 21, 2012 in Admin Post, Advanced, Bike, Event, Feature, Information, News, Rivington, rivingtonpike | 1 comment

TweetThe Ironman contest 2012 was won by Dan Halksworth from Jersey in a time of 8 hours and 55 minutes. More information can be found here: http://www.theboltonnews.co.uk/news/districtnews/9825364.Ironman_Live__Follow_our_reporters__live_coverage_throughout_today/ The official website: http://www.ironmanuk.com/ironman-uk

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Rivington IronMan Competition

Posted by on Jul 21, 2012 in Admin Post, Advanced, Bike, Feature, Information, News, Rivington, rivingtonpike | 0 comments

TweetThe 22nd of July 2012 is the date for this year’s Ironman Competition. The competition is due to take place come rain or shine and considering the weather forecast, shine is looking more likely: http://www.thisislancashire.co.uk/news/9822019.Come_rain_or_shine_Ironman_is_ready_for_the_weather/ The Ironman Contest takes place around Bolton this year with Rivington being a passing point in one of the events: http://www.ironmanuk.com/ I will attempt to find the results of the competition and post them on the website either on the afternoon of the Ironman or the day after so keep...

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Great day To Go Up Rivington

Posted by on Jul 7, 2012 in Admin Post, Advanced, Entry Level, Feature, Great Hill, Information, Intermediate, Rivington, rivingtonpike, Walk, Winter Hill | 1 comment

TweetWe are lucky enough to have some good weather today making it a great opportunity to have a walk up Rivington. I added this walk today which is a short (approx 3KM depending which route you choose): http://rivingtonpike.com/short-walk-rivington-reservoir/ If you are looking for a more challenging walk you may be interested in this link: http://rivingtonpike.com/three-great-walks-around-rivington/ Or you could simply walk up Rivington, just park at the barn and head up choosing the route which you want to go. Have a good day. Contact us:...

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More Walks Added Soon

Posted by on Jun 25, 2012 in Admin Post, Advanced, Entry Level, Great Hill, Healy Nab, Information, Intermediate, Rivington, rivingtonpike, Walk, Winter Hill | 0 comments

TweetSorry about the lack of posts recently. This post is just to let everyone know that we will be adding more walks soon so keep checking back for updates.

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Ride up Rivington

Posted by on May 21, 2012 in Admin Post, Advanced, Bike, Entry Level, Intermediate, Rivington, rivingtonpike, Winter Hill | 0 comments

TweetI have just got back from a mountain bike ride up Rivington. I have started going both up and down the ice-cream run (the road up to the Pigeon Tower which you can access by going up Sheep house Lane and making the first right (not too fart after the cattle grid)). This road is designed for hikers, off road drivers and fairly experienced mountain bikers. It is near enough impossible for me to cycle up here but it provides a really direct way up to the pike. If you are looking for a fast/direct route then this is a great way to go, otherwise I would recommend going up to the top of Sheep...

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