This is a Mountain Biking Nirvana. Offering everything from singletrack to one of Britain's most technical downhill race tracks, there is a lifetime of routes available.
This a real Bikers town, with shops, uplifts, guiding companies and specialist Fork services all based here. Dunkeld is also a well know stop on the competition service with a Downhill race and 2 Enduro races. Add in regular Kids camps and Girls only rides and you instantly get the feel that something special is going on.
WHERE TO GO:
SDA Downhill Track - Known as one of the most technical race descents in the country, this track is open year round with Uplifts available. It is situated in Craigvinean Forest.
Craigvinean Forest - Miles and miles of fire roads to ride on with awesome views through the pine forest. Throw in some great descents and singletrack into the mix. It is even possible to ride offroad to Aberfeldy, 16 miles through Craigvinean and Griffin Forests. It is the ideal E-Bike desitination too.
Birnam Hill - Amazing views down to towards Dunkeld, featuring awesome singletrack on one of the Dunkeld Enduro's most popular routes. The Dunkeld Enduro has 5 different sections to tackle all with their different flavours and attractions.
Loch Ordie - A great half day ride along a mixture of trails, fire roads and singletrack brings you up to this stunning, remote Loch.
HOW TO DO IT:
Progression Bikes - Based in Dunkeld. Progression Bikes offers a fully stocked Bike shop, Bike Hire, Guiding, Bike Camps and Uplifts. Pop into the shop for a coffee in St Ninians Gardens before you head out onto the trails. www.progressionbikesscotland.com
Flotec Suspension - Situated next to Progression Bikes in St Ninians Gardens is Scotland's only specialist Suspension and Seatpost experts. www.flotecsuspension.co.uk