Glentress is the 7stanes flagship trail centre offering a range of trails to suits everyone from beginners to pros. Glentress Peel cafe offers top quality local produce and our bike shop offers friendly, expert advice on bike hire, sales and repairs.
Situated just one hour from Edinburgh, Glentress is one of the famous 7stanes mountain bike trail centres with award-winning trails that attract riders from the UK and beyond.
You don’t have to be an experienced mountain biker to enjoy these famous trails: there are a wide range of routes to suit beginners, families and experts. Plus,there's a skills areas for you to practise your technique.
If you're needing to hire a bike, the Glentress Peel bike shop has over 150 bikes available. It also stocks a range of bikes, bike accessories and clothing, and the staff can offer great advice on local trails. It’s open Monday to Friday from 9.30am to 6pm; Saturday and Sunday 9am - 5pm. Telephone Alpine Bikes Glentress on 01721 724522 for more information.
There are two bike wash units in the lower car park. You’ll need £2, £1, 50p, 20p or 10p coins.
Extend your stay and visit Go Ape for a tree top adventure to remember! Climb rope ladders up into the branches and experience the thrills of trekking from tree to tree, some 40 feet above the forest floor! There’s a really long zip wire to finish, whizzing high over the ponds in the valley.
Walking at Glentress is great too, with airy views across the famous River Tweed and a chance to tread in the footsteps of Bronze Age and Iron Age people.
After all your hiking and biking efforts, reward yourself with a coffee and a cake in the distinctive café that's built from local timber, open daily 9am - 6pm.
Please note, parking charges are as follows:
- £2 for up to 1 hour
- £3.50 for up to 3 hours
- £5 for all day
- £20 for minibus and coach all day
Transport and Parking
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