This is a classic mountain biking guide written by Derek Purdy.
A bumper guide of 40 routes, all thoroughly researched, covering the North East from the Scottish border to the A689 in the south, and from the east coast road to Haltwhistle.
This is a classic mountain biking guide written by Derek Purdy. Published in 1997. It is looking dated but if you are stuck with where to go in Durham then this publication is the one to give you ideas - its also very cheap compared to other guides!
28 routes of wide variety (probably more of the routes are on old railway tracks than you would find in modern guides but there are also full on mountain biking routes to test the best).
The big book for planning rides throughout England and Wales. Inludes two chapters for the north east of England: Northumberland & the Cheviots, and the North Pennines & Central Northumberland. About 20 natural mtb areas plus details of trail centre riding at Kielder Forest , Chopwell Wood and Hamsterley.