The Gateway to Northern Devon

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Also based at Barnstaple Railway Station is:

Tarka cycle hireWe are at the heart and centre of the Tarka Trail, a perfect place to start, finish or stop off at - for your Tarka Trail day out


OTTER with BIKE smallThe Cycle Hire is very easy to find, as they are conveniently located beside Barnstaple Railway Station, with large, inexpensive parking – the perfect start point for exploring North Devon by bike!

You can follow all the road signs pointing to either the ‘Railway Station’, or the ‘Cycle Hire’ itself, as shown on the map below.

If you are travelling from outside the area, as we are at the Railway Station, why not plan a trip on the train when you arrive you can pop into the Cafe and pick your bikes up all at once!

Tarka Trail Cyle Hire

The Railway Station, Barnstaple, North Devon, EX31 2AU. Tel: 01271 324202
GPS: LAT 51.074035°  |  LON -4.063258°

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