Cycling

Peebles is on the long route of the signposted Tweed Cycleway. Can you imagine a 90 miles delightful journey along so quit roads from attractive Biggar in the west to fantastic Berwick-upon-Tweed on the east coast? Also the forest of the Tweed at Glentress, Cardrona, Elibank and Traquair offer 60 miles of way marked cycle routes. THERE IS A REAL PARADISE

Just think of hundreds of square miles of forests and woodland, lochs and rivers in the Scottish Borders! Magnetic Peebles is on the long route of the signposted Tweed Cycleway. Can you imagine a 90 miles delightful journey along so quit roads from attractive Biggar in the west to fantastic Berwick-upon-Tweed on the east coast? Also the forest of the Tweed at Glentress, Cardrona, Elibank and Traquair offer 60 miles of way marked cycle routes. There are a wide variety of routes to choose from for all types and abilities. It is a real paradise, isn¨?t it?

Mountain bikes can be hired at Glentress

The Hub in The Forest is an outdoor friendly cafe run by former professional mountain bike rider Emma Guy and Tracy Brunger who currently rides for team Helly Hansen/Giant. The Hub is a place where all outdoor minded people can meet, whether you are here to bike, hike, walk, run, or just to have a damn fine coffee and enjoy the views.

THE HUB, GLENTRESS FOREST, PEEBLES, EH45 8NB
Telephone: 01721 721736
Web site: www.thehubintheforest.co.uk

The Bicycle Works
3 High Street, Peebles
Tel (01721) 723423

web site: www.TheBicycleWorks.co.uk

The Bicycle Works offer a bicycle sales, hire and repair service. They also sponsor The Glentress Mountain Bike Centre which offers mountain bike hire, a forest guide service and "mountain biker friendly" accommodation. Check out www.GlentressForest.com for more details.

Peebles Cycling Club
Contact Ted Radford on (01721)730665 or
ted.radford@virgin.net
Beginnersare welcome

Out&About Tel: 01721 723590
FreeWheelin Tel: 01721 723423

Call into the Peebles Tourist Information Centre on the High Street, there you will find a range of cycling routes and map information for Peebles and the surrounding area. To find our more in advance of your visit see www.visitscottishborders.com