Date details
25th Sep 2022 – 28th Sep 2022
Difficulty
Moderate
Duration
4 days, 3 nights (or book any of 1-3 days)
Group size
Up to 30
Location
Start from Bristol, arrive at Goodfest, Mawgan Porth, Cornwall
Activity
Cycling
Price
£295 full-trip, or £75/day-trip (Days 1 & 4 only)
Meeting point
Bristol

Event Summary

Well isn’t this an exciting collaboration!

Heard of Goodfest?

Goodfest is a Festival of creative conversations exploring how to inspire change through purposeful ideas and actions. The 2-day event will be held at Bedruthan Hotel, perched on the hill overlooking Mawgan Porth on the stunning North Coast of Cornwall.

For the first time ever Goodfest festival go-ers (and non-festival-goers) can cycle to the festival in Cornwall, the most sustainable way of getting there! 

Choose to ride the full Atlantic Way from Bristol to Bedruthan, over 3 nights, or join us along the way for one day! (available only on Day 1 - from Bristol, or Day 4 from Boscastle)

The Goodride will build community and visit specific sustainability-inspired projects; foodie stops, coffee stops, renewable energy projects, permaculture bits and bobs, and even the Boscastle Museum of Witchcraft and Magic.. ooer.

The vibe will be similar to our Ride the Change - Cycle to COP26 except for this time we’re all staying together in beautiful YHAs (exclusively hired for us) so your accommodation and food is SORTED.

If you love nature and the outdoors, sustainability, meeting fascinating new people, and want to get your creative juices flowing before the event, then this ride is for you! Good times, guaranteed.

Mark up your calendar now.

We’ll carry the bags (and all your festival gear) as usual.

Booking Options

1. Full-Trip - Guided Cycle to Goodfest from Bristol + Overnight YHA accommodation + Delicious Food (including breakfast & lunch) 
2. Day-Rides (first and last days available only) - Guided Cycle to Goodfest on Day 1 from Bristol + Day 4 from Boscastle (including breakfast & lunch)

Overnight stopovers:

Day 1: Minehead, Somerset
Day 2: Elmscott, Devon
Day 3: Boscastle, Cornwall
Day 4: Arrive at Mawgan Porth, Cornwall! (accommodation from the 28th not included, cycling participants will need to sort their own accommodation if they decide to stay on).

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Goodfest is a Festival of creative conversations exploring how to inspire change through purposeful ideas and actions. The event will be held at Bedruthan Hotel, perched on the hill overlooking Mawgan Porth on the stunning North Coast of Cornwall.

What's included in the cycle? 

Brake the Cycle Ride to Goodfest guarantees:

  • First aid trained, fully guided cycling (1:10 ratio), estimated 3x guides (30 people)
  • YHA accommodation
  • Mechanical support and insurance
  • Support vehicle(s) to carry all riders’ festival luggage to Goodfest site
  • Tasty breakfasts and lunches included (all plant-powered), plus water refills
  • Positive festival warm-up vibes, plus short talks and surprises along the way!

Full Price: £295

Day Price: £75 (limited availability)

Tell me more about the festival location...

Mawgan Porth is a little-known but never forgotten village on the rugged coastline of North Cornwall. With spectacular scenery and a phenomenal beachfront, there is no surprise in learning that those who have discovered the raw beauty of Mawgan Porth are reluctant to share!

Midway between Padstow and Newquay, Mawgan Porth is linked to each town via the incomparably gorgeous South West Footpath, connecting visitors to viewpoint hot spots and breathtaking must-sees such as Park Head. It boasts a wide and sandy, west-facing dog friendly beach that gathers impressive Atlantic swells. The surrounding locale includes; the picturesque village of St Mawgan, a tiny untouched cornish ville set in a deep and pretty valley; Trevarrian a traveller's haven, with rental homes and a popular pub, and Trenance, offering the best views of the beach and coastal vista.

How do I book? (For the Cycle and The Festival)

Simply visit our booking page and follow the instructions - if you also wish to attend Goodfest and want to buy a ticket, use code CYCLE to get a 15% discount off the ticket price, as a thanks from the organisers for travelling as sustainably as possible to the event!

*Get in touch with us directly if you have any specific questions before booking.

 

How do I get back?

Mainline trains (GWR) depart from Newquay (a few miles away), or Bodmin Parkway (a little further) - go here to search for trains.

About Brake the Cycle

Since 2012 we’ve been running cycle trips from single-day adventures to three-week epics.

We add our sustainability-infused twist on many a cycling classic. Our authentic, holistic and accessible trips are for people who are looking to explore new places and passions, challenge their bodies while expanding their minds, and doing it all in a like-minded, supportive group.

What our eco-inspired cycle trips offer:

In 2020 Brake the Cycle officially merged with Adventure Uncovered

More Info

Download the Good Ride tour pack and get more info on the amazing route we take, plus stopovers, what to pack, how to get there, and compare with other trips and more!

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Meet your guides!

Rosie Riley

Rosie Riley

Co-Founder/Director of Adventure Uncovered, writer and dedicated North Sea surfer who settles for cycling, running and outdoor swimming when in London. Advocate and promoter of sustainability and clean technology in the UK corporate sector and developing countries.

Shalyn Wilkins

Shalyn Wilkins

Since joining her first Brake the Cycle trip, Shalyn has been hooked on adventuring by bike. Having now converted countless friends and family (and sometimes even strangers) to the joys of biking, Shalyn joins us to lead rides and share her infectious enthusiasm for exploring by bike, opportunistic yoga, sharing good food and camping under the stars. It's also quite possible that Shalyn holds the record for the most puncture-repairs in a calendar year - so we're glad to be in experienced hands.

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