Muddymoles: Mountain biking (MTB) in the Surrey Hills and Mole ValleyMuddymoles: Mountain biking (MTB) in the Surrey Hills and Mole Valley

Cycling News, Reviews, Chat and Ride reports


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Sunday, 14 December – Mud ‘n sunshine

Six of us made it for the slightly delayed start time of 9am, delayed due to a number of Christmas Celebrations on Saturday night. Joining me were Dave ‘D-Dub’, Elliot, Karl .. os Fandango, James S and JR. After some indecision over the precise route, we opted for ‘View to a kill’ and ‘Petrol Pump’ as the preferred route to … Read the rest…

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Sunday 7th of December – great trails and the promise of sunshine

It’s been quite a while since I’d made it to a Moles Sunday ride, or even a longer MTB ride, so it was great to get out this morning. Braving the poor, put improving weather we made a group of four, James, DaveW, JohnR and I.

Ride Report – 30 Nov 2014 – Gorillas in the mist

It’s been a couple of weeks now since we have managed a Sunday ride report, or even a Sunday ride. Read the rest…

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Ride Report – 16 Nov 2014 – Leaf litter louts

As we know, we’re riding in that AONB known as ‘The Slurry Hills’, and today it lived up to its name. The trails were typical of this time of year. Read the rest…

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Remembrance day mud

After this weeks bursts of solid rain it was a relief to see a dry Sunday morning and 7 Moles drag themselves out of bed and make the effort to get up to Bocketts car park for what was to be an expedition into the Surrey Hills with mud avoidance high on the menu!

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Ride Report – Sunday 2nd November – Big Al’s blow-out

Despite the dire forecast, assembled at Bocketts were Big Al, Jonesy, ‘Old’ Karl, Elliot, Colin and myself. A morning on our backsides awaited! Read the rest…

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Ride Report – Wed 22nd October – A ‘Wet and Dry’ night ride

The trails were dry, but it was definitely ‘a wet ride’ as we ended up in The Anchor for a few beers. A good turn-out for a Wednesday evening, with seven of us at the start to watch Jonesy faffing about with yet another flat, he’ll soon learn and go tubeless.

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Ride Report – Sunday 12th October 2014 – First Mud

For this ride report I would like to tell it in the form of a dance.

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Ride report – 05/10/14 – Dry trails are still out there

How much longer can it continue? Well there is mud out there now but not as much as there could be, next week looks like it’s the end though…

Elliott on Wonderland

Ride report: Sunday 28 September – bit of an epic

Phew, that was a big one! 32 miles for a Sunday ride was a pretty decent effort, and had a few of us flagging by the end of the ride. I said on the forum Saturday night I thought it was a tad ambitious, but nothing ventured, nothing gained eh?!

Trouble In Paradise

Ride report: Sunday 21 September- Western Front

A stack on Trouble in Paradise, a stack on No Name and a stack on Rip van Winkle, but no injuries! Read the rest…

Matt gets air on Yoghurt Pots

Ride report: Sunday 14 September – Dusty gnarr

The weather continues dry, giving us the chance to take our pick of trails. Our referendum voted Yes for Holmbury! Read the rest…