Opening times

Boat and bike hire:

10am - 5pm

Bluebird Café:

Open for takeaway only

Getting here

Coniston Boating Centre
Lake Road, Coniston
Cumbria LA21 8AN


Its great to be welcoming you back! Find out how we're keeping everyone safe at Coniston Boating Centre.

Bike hire

Bike hire

Bike hire is currently unavailable

Sadly our  mountain bikes and electric bikes are not available for hire at the moment. Our team are keeping everyone safe with social distancing and cleaning for our hires of motor boats, rowing boats, kayaks and paddleboards.

Hop on a bike and explore Coniston. We've got normal mountain bikes, and 2 fat tyre electric bikes to get you a bit more power for your peddling!

Take your pick from loads of exhilarating routes, whatever your ability. Our team can help you pick the right route and give you a map to take with you.

What sort of bikes are available?

  • Adult bikes - Bergamont Revox 3.0's in a range of sizes
  • Child bikes - Bergamont Revox 3.0's in a range of sizes
  • Electric bikes - Pedego fat tyre mountain bikes suitable for ages 14+ and heights around 5ft 7 to 6ft 2.

Electric mountain bike hire

Mountain bike hire charges:


  • 2 hours: £15
  • 4 hours: £20
  • Full day: £25


  • 2 hours: £5
  • 4 hours: £10
  • Full day: £15

Electric fat tyre bike hire charges:

  • 2 hours: £30
  • 4 hours: £50

Bike hire is currently unavailable


  • Trailer size: Tows either 1 or 2 small children. The maximum weight is 45kg or 7 stone 1 pound. Please note that these are only suitable for children who are able to sit upright unassisted. Please ask for availability and prices when booking.

What else is included?

  • Cycle helmets
  • Spare inner tube

Make the most of your cycling adventure and plan your route before hiring with us!

Is there a deposit?

No, but you must leave a valid ID in the form of a credit / debit card or photo ID.

Do I need to book ahead?

Bikes are hired on a first come first served basis, hire starts at 10am. For more information call 015394 41366.

How to book an electric bike:

Bike hire is currently unavailable

How to book a mountain bike:

Bike hire is currently unavailable

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