Situated in the south west of Britain, Exmoor National Park contains an amazing variety of landscapes within its 267 square miles. A unique landscape of moorland, woodland, valleys and farmland, shaped by people and nature over thousands of years. Where high cliffs plunge into the Bristol Channel. This is an excellent area for mountain biking and road cycling with an abundance of bridle-ways crisscrossing the moors giving you access to some amazing places to ride. The Exmoor Beauty and Beast are Cycle Challenge road rides which take part in the spring and autumn starting and finishing in Minehead taking in some of the most beautiful cycling around Exmoor.
A diverse landscape enables you to enjoy a wide variety of activities. There is something for everyone within Exmoor and the surrounding area: Mountain Biking, Road Cycling, Walking, Horse riding, Fishing (sea and lake), Water sports at Wimbleball Lake together with coastal and local rivers, Climbing, Hang Gliding, Golf and many more.