Biketreks. A passion for cycling in the heart of the Lake District.

Ibis bikes are now at our Ambleside Store!

Words by bktr on 11/12/2016 11:40:00
Those of you who have been paying attention will have noticed that we’ve been expanding our range a little over the last few months. This is down to two things: we’ve gotten rid of all our road bikes to Ings and now have a lot more room to play with, and there are simply to many companies around.... More

The Mason Bokeh Has Arrived!

Words by bktr on 11/12/2016 12:40:00
Do anything, go anywhere, Adventure bikes are becoming more and more popular by the day!  The MASON Bokeh is the latest in a selection of bikes that will pretty much go wherever you want.  Based in Brighton, MASON is well and truly a british brand, born out of the inspiration of Dom Mason who.... More

ASSOS….A BAFTA Winning Performance

Words by bktr on 20/01/2017 14:14:00
The Tom Hardy of Cycle Wear ....  We all want it!  In one way or another ASSOS cycle clothing is like Tom Hardy - at its pinnacle of performance and mastery.  Like Mr Hardy Assos simply blows the competition off the surface of the earth, the performance is astonishing, unequalled, unrivalled and incredible.  A BAFTA winning performance every.... More

The Service Centre At Ings Is Finally Open For Business!

Words by bktr on 16/11/2016 13:28:00
Since opening the doors to our Ings store 6 weeks ago we have been inundated with requests to service peoples bikes but have had too much work on building bikes for the shop in all honesty!  Well we are now glad to tell you that we have all our stock bikes built up and ready for you to.... More

Our First Alchemy Arktos Build And We Aren’t Messing About- Podium WIN Too!

Words by bktr on 15/01/2017 11:08:00
As most of you will know we took on the brand Alchemy a few months ago and since the Arktos has graced our shop floor it’s had more than a few pairs of admiring eyes and wondering grubby mitts!  Destined to be “the” bike of 2017/18 by Pink Bike and Singletrack we are glad we had the.... More

Giro Switchblade – An Enduro helmet you can use for DH

Words by bktr on 29/10/2016 11:20:00
Who remembers the original Giro Switchblade? I’m guessing only the “older” readers amongst you as it debuted in 1998 when something called “freeride” was becoming cool, think of it as the foundations of Rampage for the yoofs reading this!  Essentially it was a cross-country helmet with a chin bar literally bolted on so that when you got.... More