Activities in October

For many, autumn is a favorite time to get out and enjoy the Scottish scenery. Forests become a vibrant display of browns, red, gold and purple, and produce a final, spectacular, colorful performance before the onset of winter.

Wander leaf covered walkways through woodland or explore some of Scotland's cycling trails. Whether you're after serious mountain biking or a gentle trail through villages and valleys, Scotland’s cycle paths offer a fantastic chance to explore some of the most scenic areas of the country on two wheels. There are routes to suit all level of cyclists from the Scottish Borders right up to the Highlands and islands.