Tag us on Facebook and Instagram with all your pics, vids on the lead up to 2020. There are 5 moderate trails in Dunkeld ranging from 3.9 to 20 miles and from 209 to 1,496 feet above sea level. Access to the hills can be made right from our door. The Loch Leven Heritage Trail. Volunteers work tirelessly throughout the year on maintaining trails and seeking new ones and this event is the showcase for all their hard-work. Dunkeld & Birnam Local Area. Dunkeld has exploded as an enduro hotspot in recent years, with some incredible and challenging trails, pokey enough to test anyone. Armed with vague knowledge from previous events, Strava and GoPro “edits” we headed into the hills behind Dunkeld and started to piece together the different routes. Dunkeld Enduro at Dunkeld 29th April 2017 view_list Results (205) photo_library Photos (81) movie Videos (0) show_chart Race progression dialpad Finish spread The award of £9,835.20 will kickstart the development of a network of trails that will run through the Highland Perthshire towns of Dunkeld, Pitlochry, Blair Atholl, and Aberfeldy. An enduro event each year showcases the new routes … Also I quite like the Birnam Hill climb from the path adjacent of the bottom of the finish of the descent. Loch Ordie - A great half day ride along a mixture of trails, fire roads and singletrack brings you up to this stunning, remote Loch. Dunkeld, 15 miles North of Perth is surrounded by trails in and on the nearby Craigvinean Forest, Newtyle Hill and Birnham Hill. Yes, we have the annual Dunkeld Enduro (usually around the last weekend in April/early May) which is 5 stages of great Dunkeld trails. Highland Perthshire Cycling are a community based organisation that works to promote and enable more people to cycle more often in Highland Perthshire, whether locals or visitors. Seems simple enough. Dunkeld & Birnam are neighbouring villages within Perthshire, Scotland. Riders entering must be aged 14 as of 1st January 2019. Angus, RichHB, Elizabeth, Euan and myself headed up to Dunkeld in search of the various enduro trails. The Dunkeld Enduro has 5 different sections to tackle all with their different flavours and attractions. The Dunkeld Enduro is suitable for mountain bike riders with some level of experience in riding technical downhill single track. Route Overviews: Easy Loch Leven Heritage Trail is a circular path of 13 miles (21 km) linking natural, historic and cultural heritage around Loch Leven. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time! With more than 101 Wayland trails covering 590 miles, you’re bound to find a perfect trail like the Common Pathway or Spicket River Greenway. If you are in doubt that this event is for you then get in touch. It's an uphill slog until you get to the top loch about 12 miles. I thought I would use the Highland Perthshire Cycling (HPC) Dunkeld Enduro as an easy way to ease myself in to the 2018 enduro race season before my first Scottish Series….and then I remembered it’s Dunkeld and nothing is easy when racing Dunkeld!. A thoroughly challenging route jumping over bogs and you will get proper filthy doing this. Dunkeld is renowned for its steep and technical riding but this race aims to keep things a little easier, it’s 1 day of blind racing, sociable and fun with a core of people who come back year after year! Top Dunkeld Hiking Trails: See reviews and photos of hiking trails in Dunkeld, Australia on Tripadvisor. The Dunkeld Enduro, now in its 5th year, has been building a reputation as a quality event for…well, 5 years now. Dunkeld Mountain Bike Trails. A hell of a trail to throw into a ‘blind’ enduro race! Offering blind racing (i.e. iBikeRide. 5 blind stages over 35km all on one day. We work alongside many different local groups, schools and businesses, running workshops, clubs, school activities, and … Most read. It gets progressively muddier and the path disappears to be replaced by bog. The Dunkeld Enduro is an independent event run by volunteers to showcase the fantastic riding in this area. We aim to keep the tracks as flowing as possible and suitable for as many riders as possible, but we advise that the trails are not suitable for beginners. Dunkeld and the surrounding areas are full of tracks and trails. HOW TO DO IT: Progression Bikes - Based in Dunkeld. Here in Dunkeld, I am always proud to see riders maintaining and creating trails, and I enjoy discussing the details with landowners. Dunkeld is about 15 miles north of Perth on the eastern side of what is now the A9 road into the Scottish Highlands, and on the opposite side of the River Tay from the village of Birnam. View detailed trail descriptions, trail maps, reviews, photos, trail itineraries, directions and more on TrailLink. Christo) arrived to return the walkie talkie and aid in sniffing out the best trails in the area. no practice) and showcasing the very best trails in the area, it seemed to be the ideal opportunity to try a new race and pop the Dunkeld cherry at the … More The Dunkeld Enduro 2017 hiking walking nature-trips views forest lake wildlife wild-flowers. Treacherous trails, plenty of … Watch this space for a full line up of the 2020 weekend including live music, expo, food, drink and much more! Christopher Gallagher (aka. The Cateran Trail. The Aberdeenshire Trail Association are currently leading the way and finding overwhelming support from landowners, showing that working together can benefit everyone. Dunkeld mountain bike riding is about both natural XC/AM trail terrain and Downhill tracks. with the project beginning in November 2019 it's aimed to finish in September 2020. This was the third Dunkeld Enduro, and definitely the slickest one so far. Trail MapChatBucket ListQuizTrailsNewsAdd TrailAccountLogoutLoginSign upAbout Us. Explore the best trails in Wayland, Massachusetts on TrailLink. Next stop was Dunkeld about an hour and a half’s drive south on the A9. This boy seems to get around and Dunkeld did not disappoint! This trail goes north from Dunkeld to Loch Ordie and Loch Oisinneach. Ballo Enduro Scotlands Spiciest Enduro : 27th – 28th June 2020 An epic weekend of good times, good vibes and spicy trails. Show more. 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