The Wild West. A long forest road-based ride, fun routes for families/beginners and a great blue grade trail, all with stunning scenery. Seasonal café, bike hire can be arranged.
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Home to some of the best singletrack in the country (and McMoab!). Something for everyone with the seasonal café, bike hire and children's play area.
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Great rocky granite trails of all grades. Includes The Slab and other notable features.
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Magnificent flowing singletrack for all, and a ride on the dark side of the North Shore timber trail will test the expert rider. Café, bike shop & hire.
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A fine blend of family trails and rough & tough for for the more experienced rider. Includes a competition downhill course, featuring the infamous "Coffin Jump"!
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Probably the best biking centre in Britain. Everything from beginners' trails to extreme downhill. Café, bike shop & hire at Glentress.
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Close to the Scotland/England border Newcastleton serves up a brilliant Blue Route and a riotous Red Route. Village based trailhead with great facilities and bike hire close by.
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The multi-million pound investment in Galloway Forest Park’s new visitor centres has been hailed as a “great boost for the local economy” by Environment & Climate Change Minister Paul Wheelhouse.
Up to date footage of Tweed Valley ospreys rearing their chicks can once again be seen at the two viewing centres at Glentress Forest and Kailzie Gardens.
Police Scotland and Forestry Commission Scotland are teaming up to crack down on anti-social behaviour in Galloway Forest Park ahead of the summer season.
Environment & Climate Change Minister, Paul Wheelhouse, welcomed the drive, enthusiasm and innovation in this year’s Scotland’s Finest Woods Awards winners.
Tourism in Galloway Forest Park is set for a boost with the opening of state-of-the-art visitor centres.
Forestry Commission Scotland has invested £4.5 million to create a brand new complex at Kirroughtree, a totally modernised centre at Clatteringshaws and an upgraded centre at Glentrool.
Local businesses are working with the Commission to provide services within the centres.
Following earlier public consultations, Forestry Commission Scotland is holding a follow up drop-in day to gather comments on the proposed forest design for an area of land called Nether Horsburgh.
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