Cycling & Mountainbiking
Perthshire and Pitlochry could have been made for the cycling enthusiast.
There are many scenic cycling routes in and around the town, ranging from a few gentle miles, or much longer for the more adventerous ! We have a file on cycle routes in Perthshire for you to look at while you are with us, which will help you enjoy the Perthshire countryside. Please note that we also have a store for bikes and a drying room for any wet gear that you may need to dry off after a long day out on your bike.
Specialist cycling company Skinny Tyres offer some unique packages and a real taster of cycling in Highland Perthshire. We’re also excited to announce the they have some courses for 2014 which will be based with us at Craigmhor Lodge & Courtyard. Courses are in the run up to the famous Etape race and there’s also a week long one including entry to the Etape!! Please call us on 01796 472 123 for further details.
Bikes can also be hired from a Escape Route, a cycling and outdoor shop on Atholl Road in Pitlochry. Their prices are competitve for all types of bikes, with bikes able to be hired on a half day or daily basis. Knowledgeable staff are also on hand to help with any cycling questions. www.escape-route.biz
Pitlochry is also the base for the Etape Caledonian Cycling Event which takes place in May of each year.
Highland Safaris – Land Rover Safaris • Visitor & Trail Centre
Visit Highland Safaris: This Visitor and Trail Centre offers miles of beautiful woodland walks and biking trails, BiketraX: a MTB Skills course, plus their Red Deer Park, Gold & Gem Panning, The Safari Lodge Cafe & Gift Shop – one visit just isn’t enough. Tel: 01887 820071