The Trailblazers are a group of MTB enthusiasts with the common aim of making Hamsterley Forest a centre of excellence for mountain biking that attracts riders of all abilities, our main activities are:
- Trail building renovating and maintaining existing cycle trails and developing new ones.
- Development realising the full potential of the Forest as an MTB centre and seeking funding for development of the trails and facilities.
- Promotion ensuring that Hamsterley attracts as many riders as possible to the Forest and its surroundings.
Mountain biking is a potentially hazardous activity carrying significant risk.
It should only be undertaken with a full understanding of all inherent risks.
The guidelines at forest trailheads must always be followed in conjunction with your own experience, intuition and careful judgement.