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Glentress Forest

Peebles, Scotland
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Fantastic mountain bike centre for all abilities

I've been 4 times now and love the place. There are so many trails for riders of all abilities. It... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
BigTribe
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Thirsk, United Kingdom
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Beautiful place

Had a wonderful day here walking and biking. Its so beautiful and a great place to spend some time... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2017
daisy_1scotland
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This forest offers a varied habitat that attracts a wide range of wildlife.
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  • Very good15%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“green trail” (2 reviews)
“blue runs” (2 reviews)
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Peebles, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've been 4 times now and love the place. There are so many trails for riders of all abilities. It will be such a shame when the freeride parks goes to make way for forest lodges though :(

Thank BigTribe
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Reviewed 12 November 2017

Had a wonderful day here walking and biking. Its so beautiful and a great place to spend some time. Highly recommended.

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Reviewed 3 November 2017

It's great to walk in the trees. So peaceful. Unfortunately the paths are not well signed. We lost our route pretty quickly! No matter, as it's a nice experience. Watch out for cyclists hammering along the paths. They don't take prisoners! Also watch out for...More

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Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

We visited Glentress with the intention of doing a walk on one of the walking trails, parked at top carpark Buzzards Nest only to find no walking maps, only maps for mountain bike trails. The walking trails were signposted from the bottom carpark, Peel carpark....More

Thank Julie M
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Reviewed 28 August 2017

I love this place even at the weekends isnt too busy. so many choice of trails. No matter what skills you have everyone will find something for themselves.

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Reviewed 27 August 2017

Lovely scenic day out with the family. There are lots of forest trails ranging from very easy to hard. As a first time visit and with young children 5+ we took the moderate Green trail as a starter which the children did easily. So next...More

Thank Donald L
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Reviewed 13 June 2017

Our boys had the most amazing time here on the aerial assault course, would definitely visit again, great fun for all the family.

Thank Denise S
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Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

This is my third time at Glentress to go mountain biking and every time has been amazing! There is a great selection of trails for all standards from beginners on blue trails to advanced riders. The trails are also so well maintained. I'm sure that...More

Thank BigTribe
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Reviewed 29 March 2017

Just loce coming here to bike or even walk. Go Ape avaible to try here too and close by to peebles and Inners if you dont want to stay in one of pods. Beautiful views def worth the bike climb up

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Reviewed 21 February 2017

Brilliant for all abilities off road cycling and totally free of charge! Lovely if rather busy cafe.

Thank Cheviotshirley
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