Alternatively, hit the big cycling climbs of Glen Quaich or Schiehallion road with a base in Aberfeldy or Dunkeld. Walking and cycling routes change over time. Take care as this route uses two A roads, the A826 and the A822 between Aberfeldy and Dunkeld. The classic mountain bike route through Glen Tilt can be found in the Blair Atholl section. Perth to Dunkeld - Bike Riding. Keep to the main track and climb for about 20 minutes until you come across the signs warning you of mountain bikers crossing. The traffic-free section of National Cycle Network Route 77 between Almondbank and Perth city centre is also a vital connection for commuters. Cycling along a place with a past (Battle of Dunkeld). Route14. Thanks to Tony Wragg and Hugh Stewart who provided this route information from their new book Mountain Biking Adventures: multi-day routes in northern Britain. Dunkeld to Pitlochry via Ballinluig and Dalguise. Responsible for this content Macs Adventure Verified partner Explorers Choice / Scone Palace near Perth Add comment . Edradynate Loop, by Farragon Hill A very attractive route for fit and experienced mountain bikers with demanding climbs, great views and stonking downhills. Ignore a path off to the right, and continue by the Tay, passing a discreet sewage works. Got a short journey to take, why not cycle? If you’re planning a break to Perthshire, why not pack your bikes too? A simple, beautiful mountain bike route on Atholl Estates' tracks through woodland, past lochs and over moorland, north of Dunkeld. Share Bookmark My Map Print GPX KML Plan a route here Copy route Plan joint trip Embed Fitness Perth to Dunkeld. Thank you, very useful. The ride is easily accessible with train stations at either end. Every area has a 'classic' route, explore your own or ask at the local bike shop. the cycle route beside the A9, go L here for 1 mile and then take the back road back to Dunkeld and the car park. From short and family-friendly day trips, to longer routes, suitable for the avid cyclist! We've placed the marker on the map at the point where these two routes meet. Experience Scotland from a new perspective, from the saddle of a bike, and immerse yourself in our amazing landscapes, history and culture. ‘The Salmon Run’, NCN77, follows the fish up the Tay for 54 sometimes challenging miles, mostly on quiet roads. The route below starts at the car park at Corsiehill and takes you up Kinnoull Hill to the Kinnoull Tower. Carnoustie to Forfar. The water of River Tummel (and its landscape) is always different. This lovely route follows the River Tay and National Cycle route 77 from Perth to Dunkeld. Dunkeld Cycle routes Pitlochry Cycle routes Tummel and Rannoch Cycle routes Blair Atholl - Glen Tilt There are a number of excellent rides on Atholl Estates, who also produce a Cycle Route Booklet which can be purchased from the Ranger's hut in the middle of Blair Atholl. Responsible for this content Macs Adventure Verified partner Explorers Choice / Edradour Distillery Add comment . Route runs from Perth out the Gilmerton and up over the hill to Dunkeld before coming back down to Perth via Bankfoot. Route map for 'Dunkeld Route 10 Km' - a 10.0km running route near Oaklands, ZA. Plotted with the plotaroute.com route planner. This is the shortest route out of our suggestions and it’s suitable for families with younger children. See route map, elevation profile and description This route is fitted for all seasons. Route12. Carnoustie to Crombie Park. Share Bookmark My Map Print GPX KML Plan a route here Copy route Plan joint trip Embed Fitness Dunkeld to Pitlochry. Great for natural history. Grade: Easy Duration: 2-3 Hours Length: 32.5km/20m. You will follow the Sustrans Route 83 and 7 into Pitlochry, where the Escape Route Cafe offers great food and drinks. Perthshire cycling: The best routes. NCN7, meanwhile – as part of its mammoth journey from Sunderland to Inverness – winds challengingly off-road north through the hills from Aberfoyle (heavy-duty mountain bikes only) 3. Two national cycle routes pass through Highland Perthshire. Take care as this route uses two A roads, the A826 and the A822 between Aberfeldy and Dunkeld. Bike Riding. Route map for 'Dunkeld' - a 58.5km cycle route near Kinrossie, UK. Find ideas for new routes for walking, running, cycling and more on plotaroute.com. Two major cycle routes cut through the wonderful loch and glen scenery of Perthshire. Share this page. We’re delighted to bring the world’s best bike route-planning to the Southern Hemisphere… Stick to tarmac with our new routing option. Logierait to Pitlochry via Route 7 is good fun as well. Use the drop down menu above to find a wealth of routes in the area for all abilities. Dunkeld to Pitlochry - Bike Riding. Highland Perthshire Cycling secures investment for Pitlochry Cycle Routes in the form of the Gravel Trails Project across Highland Perthshire. Other routes are available as downloads below: Dunkeld Walks A4 Booklet. Perthshire has some of the best road cycling in Scotland with a huge number of extremely quiet roads which criss-cross the county and don’t take half a day to get to. Ready for more? Beyond the hotel the parks forks once more, with the signed route continuing on the main cycle path ahead, whilst a fishermen's path forks left down beside the river. You achieve height quickly and easily. Plotted with the plotaroute.com route planner. Most people get on their bikes to ride here in the months of May and August. Route3. I would not recommend that section on a road bike, although it is manageable if you go slowly, just frustrating. From there the route continues on NCN 7, where The Struan Inn near Calvine is another welcome stop for refreshments. Depending on which direction you choose, there is a stiff climb out of Aberfeldy on the A826, but of course this is rewarded by a long long downhill to Dunkeld! Route map for 'Craiglush To Pitlochry' - a 30.6km walking route near Dunkeld, UK. Enjoy our fantastic countryside responsibly by following this sensible advice. After that it is on road to Logierait and is all good. Find the right bike route for you through Aberfeldy, where we've got 53 cycle routes to explore. Follow this, turning R at the track junction. Key Facts. Read more. Check out just a couple of the cycle routes around Dunkeld, they’re rather gorgeous… even if we are biased. Craigvinean Downhill Route (alternative Route) Starting from the same car park go to the junction about 200 metres along the road - a route marker for cyclists directs you right - ignore this and carry straight on. Talk to other cyclists and leave comments about this cycle route. 1 Route. Start from the Cally Car Park (signed off the Blairgowrie/Loch of the Lowes road just outside of Dunkeld). A two day gravel adventure starting and finishing in Dunkeld. Dunkeld to Jubilee bridge is a non tarmac off road path, although passable on a road bike by a competent cyclist care must be taken. Dunkeld to Ballinluig: 1 hour, 8.5 miles, 320 calories. A cycle route map for Blair Atholl is available locally at the Information Centre or Caravan Park shop. Fort William to Strontian to Glenfinnan to Fort William. Posted 1 year ago # Frenchy Member. Suitable for all. Follow the road L, and as the road heads downhill look for a layby on the L, with a path heading off uphill. From the 222 metre high point there are some magnificent views of the Tay Estuary toward Dundee and Fife, the Ochils, Ben Vorlich and Ben More, the Grampians, Ben Lawers, Schiehallion and the Lochnagar massif. Perth to Dunkeld Ordnance Survey Map - view and print off detailed OS map Start Routes Dunkeld to Pitlochry. Contents . Cycle Ride to Glamis. Route1. Find Sustrans cycle routes in Scotland. Route map for 'Aberfeldy To Dunkeld' - a 26.4km walking route near Aberfeldy, UK. Blair Atholl to Struan and Calvine – 19km allow 2hrs 15mins We will put this ride on in detail when we get a chance. Bealach Mountain Bike and Walking Route A rewarding route for reasonably fit mountain bikers up to the loch below Ben Vrackie and back over the Bealach na Searmoin. Read more. 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