Glentress Forest, Peebles

4.9
#1 of 25 in Outdoors in Scottish Borders
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  • August 20, 2017
    Bike hire good value. Excellent, well laid out trails for all levels of ability. Loved the Osprey watch. Lunch in the cafe was tasty and well priced. A great day out, enjoyed by us all.  more »
  • August 13, 2017
    Frequent visitors but today we took along 3 local teens who are just getting the bug. They had a great time and trails were great. (The roots on super G are now making it such horrid section though) J...  more »
  • August 11, 2017
    Great forest for mountain bikers of all levels. Problems and questions, the staff of the bicycle shop were always with advice and practical assistance. The Cafe at the foot of the mountain is also not over-priced and invites to the rest after a successful downhill ride a.
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  • Fun fun fun. Love this place. Spooky is awesome, but plenty of Blue options too. Good cafe and facilities so the whole family can tag along.
  • Excellent varied mountain biking, great progression from fun blue routes to exciting reds. I haven't tried the black route yet but it's supposed to be good
  • Excellent purpose built mountain bike trails, extensive walking paths ample parking and a great cafe. Heaven for mountain bikers with a well stocked bike shop. Graded trails from easy family pedals to full on black circuit and pike Park + Innerleithen downhill trails just a short drive away. Cafe is great wide selection of "proper" food as well as lovely cakes and coffee. Showers and bike wash for those muddy days.
  • Mountain bikers paradise. Waymarked trails for all levels. Well stocked bike shop with bike hire and a decent cafe for after your ride.
  • Great variety of trails, and it's free at the point of use.

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