Mountain biking in Scotland

If you are visiting in the area and are looking for something to do with the family or yourself then our guided mountain bike days might be just the thing.

Guided Mountain Biking Around the Great Glen and Fort Augustus.


Mountain Biking in Fort Augustus, the Great Glen and the surrounding area is very popular due to it’s fantastic scenery.  Book on for a guided day to discover the natural skills and hone in on your biking technique!

Mountain Biking is now firmly established as one of the most popular outdoor activities in Scotland with fantastic purpose built trails across the country as well as endless miles of forest trails. There are trails and tours for novice riders and an abundance of technical terrain for the more adventurous.

Trails such as the Galloway Forest and the 7 Stanes as well as Laggan Wolftrax near Newtonmore, have put Scotland on the map as a world class destination.

From Fort Augustus, the Cairngorms to Dumfries & Galloway, let our experienced guides and instructors show you the very best of Scottish mountain biking. Our guided days & tours are suitable for adults and youth groups who are reasonably fit. We will select routes suitable for the ability of the group.

We mainly use Orbea hardtail mountainbikes. Orbea is a top mountain biking make and is well suited to Scottish trails around Fort Augustus.

Use the table below to work out what frame of bike suits you best, if you are unsure please contact us direct on 01540 210 000.
Bike SizeYour Height
Youth130cm – 150cm
Small150cm – 165cm
Medium160cm – 175cm
Large170cm – 185cm

Discounts for under 16s who must be accompanied by at least one adult.

What to bring?
Small rucksack (25L), Waterproofs, trainers, spare jumper & Lunch/Drink
Bike Rental

If you are looking for mountain bike rental for the day please head here to book your bikes online!

Active also offer skills training and British Cycling awards.

Take a look at our Facebook for photos of recent activities.

Private 1:1 Instruction!

If you wish to book a instructor specifically for you or your group. Simply fill in an enquiry form by clicking the button to the right or drop us a ring on 01540 210 000. Private instructor rates start from £225.00 on a 1:1 ratio, additional adults £50.00 and children £25.00

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