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Forrest Hire Bikes

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Fabulous experience cycling

I thoroughly enjoyed my experience of cycling in this beautiful landscape. Forests full of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
tigereyeliz
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Sydney, Australia
Great service with these guys

Very happy with the experience here, and the bikes are top notch quality. We had heaps of friends... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Debw1965
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Melbourne, Australia
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2 weeks ago
“Fabulous experience cycling”
2 weeks ago
“Great service with these guys”
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The trails are set in beautiful Otway ranges near the Great Ocean Road and are a showcase of flowing, undulating single track that will provide a great experience for any rider regardless of their abilities. Our hire fleet was selected to be the...more
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33 Grant St, Forrest, Victoria 3236, Australia
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+61 448 843 236
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I thoroughly enjoyed my experience of cycling in this beautiful landscape. Forests full of eucalypts and gums, wattles in full bloom, grass trees and wildflowers everywhere, it was absolutely gorgeous. We got bikes from this great company who talked us through the trails of which...More

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AlexanderM4556, Owner at Forrest Hire Bikes, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

How beautiful is it when the bush puts on its blossom show. You'll now need to come back and see the grasstrees when they are in bloom. Thanks for taking the time out of your journey to take our bikes out there for a spin...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very happy with the experience here, and the bikes are top notch quality. We had heaps of friends going mountain biking and we forgot to pre-order. These guys went above and beyond to find us bikes and fit us up. Very impressive. Thanks

Thank Debw1965
AlexanderM4556, Owner at Forrest Hire Bikes, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the great feedback. Happy to be of service , we love seeing people get out on the trails with friends and having a blast and were pleased to hear we pulled it together for you on the day

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Staff is super friendly and very helpful. Only 5 minuets from trails. Had so much fun, would highly recommend.

Thank Charlotte S
AlexanderM4556, Owner at Forrest Hire Bikes, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Charlotte. Glad to hear that your crew had a great time and found the location of our shop conveniently placed. Hope to you you folks out here again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very easy process to book and organise including the abilty to change pedals to clip ins or flats. Awesome bikes thay easily saw us through a full day on tricky trails. Great local knowledge and advice, well maintained and cleaned equipment. Were happy to work...More

Thank Nellie M
AlexanderM4556, Owner at Forrest Hire Bikes, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Happy to be of service folks, glad we were able to help you out with your bike set up too. We always love to hear everyone's stories when they return, its nearly pne of the best things about what we do.

Reviewed 11 September 2018

A fantastic day mountain bike riding with my young adult family and their partners. The staff were very helpful and friendly and prepared us well for the ride. The track was fantastic and we had a great workout and an awesome day. I would recommend...More

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AlexanderM4556, Owner at Forrest Hire Bikes, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2018

Thank you for your feedback. So glad to see your crew all getting out on the trails and having a great time, regardless of the weather and a little mud. We hope to see again in the near future

Reviewed 20 August 2018

Friendly staff, high range bikes, car park available and nice restaurant across the road with craft beers. Staff gave us directions, recommendations and information suitable for beginners. Quick and easy booking.

Thank BillieS68
Alexander M, Owner at Forrest Hire Bikes, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

Hi Billie. Thanks for the feedback.. Glad you found the service excellent and had a great time. Yes we're certainly are in a top spot in a top town and the beer definately is a post ride bonus. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Can’t express enough how friendly and helpful the staff were with my first proper mountain bike riding experience! I’ll definately be returning and recommending this great little place to all!

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AlexanderM4556, Owner at Forrest Hire Bikes, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thankyou. We were glad we could help you out with your first MTB adventure. We only wish we could have done something about the weather too. Next time we will organise a nice dry day for you. Hope to see you again in Forrest soon.

Reviewed 8 July 2018

This was our MTB experience and the weather was just awful. But we still had a really great day thanks to Sandy and Paula! Communication and attention to our needs was exceptional. I highly recommend this place.More

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Alexander M, Owner at Forrest Hire Bikes, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

Hi Martine. So glad to see you folks get out on the trails on our bikes. Kudos to you all for heading out in that sort of weather too . We're really pleased you enjoyed our services and hope we see you again when you're...More

Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

Awesome bikes. Friendly service. Staff came and rescued us when we got into a pickle. Lost our map, got a bit geographically displaced as the afternoon was getting on. Highly recommend this company and the bike riding in Forrest itself. Had a fantastic day!!! We’ll...More

Thank Kylie S
Alexander M, Owner at Forrest Hire Bikes, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2018

Hi Kylie. Glad we could help you out and ticked a few of the boxes for you. Remember you're never entirely geographically displaced, you are always somewhere. We'd love to see you folks again, hopefully not too far in the distant future. Sandy & Paula

Reviewed 13 June 2018

Great mountain bikes for the Forrest tracks, perfect location to pick up bikes and just ride to tracks. Staff provided great insight on what tracks were good and what to try (based on experience level) - really helped decide what tracks to do. Lovely, warm...More

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Alexander M, Owner at Forrest Hire Bikes, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2018

Thanks so much for the positive feedback. I'm really pleased that we were able to help out and that our local knowledge of the trails was so well appreciated. See you again sometime soon

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