Cycling Friendly - Food & Drink Providers

Cycling Friendly Food and Drink Providers checklist


Please answer the questions below. If you would like to provide more information about any of your responses, please use the box at the end of this form. This award is applicable to registered North York Moors Tourism Network businesses who will be listed (for free) on the North York Moors National Park website. By signing this document you are committing to meeting the essential criteria at all times. Once accepted you will be awarded “Cycling Friendly” status and issued with two logos and guidelines for use. Any business reported not to be complying with the essential criteria may be removed from the scheme and will be asked to remove all logos and references at their own cost.


Essential Criteria:

We are based in the North York Moors National Park or wider influence area* and will promote cycling activities and events via our website, social media and other forms of marketing where possible. See


We have joined the North York Moors Tourism Network and will promote the cycling friendly initiative and other cycling friendly businesses wherever possible/appropriate. This might include bike hire, retailers, servicing or accommodation.


Customers’ can access our premises via cycle routes or legal rights of way. If our location isn’t ideal for access by road bike we make this clear. In addition to this, we will support and promote initiatives that encourage safe cycling and shared use of public rights of way.


We provide safe, secure and accessible bike parking with loan locks where necessary e.g. if the cycle parking area isn’t lockable or visible to customers.


We are flexible with customers and cater for them visiting with wet or muddy clothing with appropriate seating/areas available (e.g. wipe down chairs).


We provide an emergency toolkit containing essential tools (see separate list), multi valve floor pump and puncture repair kit with tyre levers or spare inner tubes (chargeable). Where space allows we will provide a work stand or a facility for working on bikes.


We offer free water fill ups for customers’ drinks bottles and hydration packs.


We provide access to a first aid kit appropriate for outdoor activities.


We provide information on cycle centres, trails, routes and have local guide books, route maps and OS explorer maps (for reference or to buy).


We provide sockets to charge phones, navigation devices or electric bikes (the latter is not compulsory but if we have electric bike charging transformers we will state which type).


Upon successful application we will display the dark skies friendly logo and North York Moors National Park partnership logo** on our website. This will include the relevant links to NYM web pages.


You may also wish to consider:

A service to print the downloadable cycling routes on NYMNP website as information to help with route planning.


Offering basic spares such as inner tubes, chain links, energy drinks or bars on a chargeable basis.


Please use this box to add any extra information about your responses above


If you have not previously applied to use one of the National Park's locator logos, please choose the most relevant for your business:


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Your Full Name:




Name of Your Business:


Email: (please double check it is correct)


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