Holidays in Glenlivet

Visitor Guide

Cycling and Mountain Biking


Cycling and Mountain Biking

in Glenlivet and the Cairngorms, Aberdeenshire, Grampian,

Moray, Nairn and Inverness-shire

Reviewed Mar 2018


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Bike Hire is available from several of the activity centres listed including The Glenlivet Estate.  Otherwise bikes can be hired from

Base Camp Bikes in Grantown on Spey.

Outdoor Discovery in Aviemore and Coylumbridge

Bikes and Bowls in Elgin

Bike Revolution of Lossiemouth

Stuart Cycles in Forres


The Glenlivet Estate

The Glenlivet Estate has purpose built mountain bike trails as well as other off-raod routes across the estate.  They also have bikes for hire.

The trails were closed for maintenance during the winter of 2018.  One of the trails is due to open at Easter, but check the website for details.


The Lecht

The Lecht Ski Centre have built a couple of mountain bike tracks of varying difficulty for use when the snow's not there.


Moray Ways

A range of trails across the whole of Moray


Speyside Way

Their website   will give you information on which sections of the route are suitable for cycling.


Cairngorms National Park


Craggan Outdoors (near Grantown on Spey)

Bikes available for hire.

You can hire a bike and map and go off on your own or join one of their guided rides.  Best to gook ahead

01479 873 283


Forestry Commission

The Forestry Commission provide a wide range of opportunities for cycling and mountain biking, with some specialist mountain bike trails.



Rothiemurchus Estate (near Aviemore)

Their website is undergoing a bit of renovation, but I think bike hire is available, but best to telephone and check

01479 812 345


Loch Insh Outdoor Centre (south of Aviemore at Kincraig)

Bikes available for hire - best to book ahead

01540 651 294




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