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Experiences

Turn a Journey into a Memory

The feeling of almost effortless motion whilst exploring a new area, or maybe seeing a familiar place but from a new perspective; we provide you with an experience that allows you to focus on the sights and sounds of the beautiful scenery around you, safe in the knowledge you are fully supported.

Our bespoke Experiences will always include lovely views, interesting places to visit and opportunities to pause and enjoy delicious food and drink, whether it be at an indulgent restaurant, rural pub, or wholesome cafe.

We provide a door to door delivery & collection service* of our high quality e-bicycles or e-tandem, a customised route to follow using a free app on your smart phone, a water bottle, helmet loan and on-call mechanical support if you are unlucky enough to have a problem. 

Cycle independently, with our experienced guide or, for the ultimate responsibility free experience, on the back of a piloted e-tandem!

*to hotels & B&Bs within 45min radius. Increased distances possible (delivery & collection fees apply).

Independent

Explore the local lanes using our meticulously maintained, top of the range e-bikes and e-tandem, following the bespoke route we have crafted for you, to suit your aspirations. 

Enjoy the countryside, the freedom and the power of the bike.  Feel confident that support is at hand should you have any mechanical problems. 

Price

Price per Bike

2 hrs (min 2 people): £35

Half day (4 hrs): £50

Full day (8 hrs): £70

Enquire

To help us know what type of e-bike experience you are looking for, we will need to know:

  • Where you will be staying
  • The date you are available
  • The number in your group
  • Your height (s)
  • Your bike choice (e-tandem or individual e-bike)
  • Whether you would like to be guided/piloted
  • An idea of your cycling (normal bike) experience eg Experienced, Intermediate, Beginner, Returner to cycling 
  • Whether you have ridden an e-bike before

If you would prefer to chat, then give us a call!

Guided (optional)

Enjoy the confidence of having a private guide cycling with you to take all responsibilities from your shoulders and to showcase the beautiful corner of the South West in which we live. 

With local knowledge, navigation and bike mechanic skills as well as experience guiding cycling journeys, you will be in expert hands.

Price

Price for a Guide

2 hrs: Pls enquire

Half day (4 hrs): £55

Full day (8 hrs): £85

Enquire

To help us know what type of e-bike experience you are looking for, we will need to know:

  • Where you will be staying
  • The date you are available
  • The number in your group
  • Your height (s)
  • Your bike choice (e-tandem or individual e-bike)
  • Whether you would like to be guided/piloted
  • An idea of your cycling (normal bike) experience eg Experienced, Intermediate, Beginner, Returner to cycling 
  • Whether you have ridden an e-bike before

If you would prefer to chat, then give us a call!

Piloted

Relax and recharge whilst enjoying the unique experience of riding an e-tandem without having to drive!  Perfect for those who want to feel the buzz of cycling a tandem, without the responsibility of riding an unfamiliar piece of kit, or navigating.

Our experienced cycle guide will be happy to pilot the tandem and travel with you (and your group on individual e-bikes), for a stunning ride through picturesque landscapes, on a route of your choosing. 

Price

Price per Tandem (includes cost of pilot if 1 rider)

2 hrs: £70

Half day (4 hrs): £115

Full day (8 hrs): £155

Enquire

To help us know what type of e-bike experience you are looking for, we will need to know:

  • Where you will be staying
  • The date you are available
  • The number in your group
  • Your height (s)
  • Your bike choice (e-tandem or individual e-bike)
  • Whether you would like to be guided/piloted
  • An idea of your cycling (normal bike) experience eg Experienced, Intermediate, Beginner, Returner to cycling 
  • Whether you have ridden an e-bike before

If you would prefer to chat, then give us a call!

How to Book

2. Choose your Experience

3. Choose Your Destination

4. Contact Us

All experiences include:

  • User's guide to your e-bike / tandem & What to Bring/What to Wear advice.
  • Bespoke route for your smartphone using the free Komoot App
  • Free offline maps of the area and turn by turn voice navigation on Komoot, unlocked with an Open Road Experience Voucher Code
  • Delivery & Collection of your e-bike / tandem
  • Loan of Raleigh Helmets
  • Provision of a bio, recyclable water bottle (with half & full day experiences)
  • Bike fit / adjustment to ensure comfort
  • Saddle bag with simple multi-tool & disposable gloves, and a universal bracket on the handlebars to mount your smartphone
  • Face to face introduction / confidence session
  • On-call support (by phone)
  • Roadside Technical support in the case of a puncture or serious mechanical

Optional additions (extra charge):

  • Be accompanied by an Open Road Experience Guide / Pilot (for tandem) with knowledge of the local area
  • Spare battery for extended route


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