There are plenty of local cycle routes to suit all tastes and abilities, from gentle rides along the country lanes to well-marked off road routes for serious mountain bikers.
Drumlanrig Castle has a number of routes of varying difficulty through the estate forest and bikes can also be hired on site. For more information and a map of the cycle routes please go to http://www.drumlanrigcastle.co.uk/outdoor-activities/mountain-biking/
Mountain Bike Hire at Drumlanrig. The staff at Rik’s Bike Shed are happy to offer advice to new and experienced riders. For lots more information go to: http://www.drumlanrigcastle.co.uk/outdoor-activities/mountain-biking/mountain-bike-hire/
The 7stanes Mountain bike trails also provide something for everyone from absolute beginners to expert riders. See www.7stanes.gov.uk for more information.
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