Mountain Biking is an off-road variation of cycling, where the bike used has been designed to withstand heavy use on rougher terrain such as designated trails, single tracks through forests and gaps in vegetation.
Where to go Mountain Biking
7Stanes AeAe Forest, Ae Village, DG1 1QB
7Stanes DalbeattieRichorn, Dalbeattie Forest, Dalbeattie, DG5 4QT
7Stanes GlentressGlentress Forest, Peebles, EH45 8NB
7Stanes GlentroolGlentrool Visitor Centre, Newton Stewart, DG8 6SZ
7Stanes InnerleithenInnerleithen Forest, Innerleithen, EH44 6PW
7Stanes KirroughtreeKirroughtree Visitor Centre, Galloway Forest Park, Newton Stewart, DG8 7BE
Mountain Bike Inspiration
Strap on your helmet, mount your saddle and follow in the tyre tracks of our Everyday Adventurers.
Mountain Biking Trail Grade Guide
If you are just getting started with Mountain Biking, then you should learn which trails are right for you. In this guide we explain the different types of MTB trail and what the different colour codes mean.
4 July 2019
How to call Mountain Rescue
It’s a situation we all hope to avoid, but being prepared for an accident in the mountains is essential. To help you prepare for staying safe on your hill-walking days, we’ve pulled together this guide with all the information you’ll need in case of an emergency.
9 May 2019
A Mountain Biker's Guide to Grizedale Forest
This popular trail centre for mountain bikers sits in the southern central area of the Lake District, between lake Windermere to the East and Coniston to the West. Read Chris’ guide to discover all that it has to offer.
29 August 2018