Mountain Biking Activities In Fort William
Visit Fort William presents information about mountain biking in the Fort William and Lochaber area. Cycle shops, mountain bike hire and bike sales.
Fort William's Nevis Range outdoor activity centre is the Number One mountain biking centre in the Highlands with its unique mountain gondola which you can use to access the top of the downhill track and tag your bike on the outside of the gondola. Only 7 miles from Fort William town centre Nevis Centre is our most popular all-year-round visitor centre. Check out their Witches Trail map in PDF format from the link below:
Nevis Range Witches Trail mountain bike trails pdf
Dave Franciosy, Marketing and media Manager, of www.britishdownhillseries.com has provided us with a fantastic video taken on the Nevis Range downhill course on Aonach Mor - hope you enjoy it !
For local mountain bike hire and expertise look no further than long established Off Beat Bikes who have a great bike shop in Fort William High Street.
UCI - the world governing body for mountain biking brings world-class bikers from countries all over the world to compete at Nevis Range in Fort William - one of the largest outdoor events in the calendar year with thousands of spectators from all over Europe and beyond.
Fort William has a superb cycle track which allows all cyclists and walkers to get to and from the town centre in a pleasant and safe manner. It's possible to hire a bike in Fort William and cycle all the way to Nevis Range in Leannachan Forest on a safe cycle-way, without having to journey along the busy A82 trunk road.
Fort William has two well-established cycle shops and both operate bike hire. Other providers in other areas of the Lochaber area also provide a good service to cyclists. Off Beat Bikes have a great bike shop in Fort William High Street and look forward to hearing from you for cycle and mountain bike hire.
All around the Lochaber area are hundreds of kilometres of cycle tracks, forest paths to enjoy.
- Nevis Cycles - Fort William cycle shop & bike hireLocated in the village of Inverlochy, a few minutes walk from Fort William town centre, Nevis Cycles is a very friendly and professional bicycle shop providing a full range of cycle and mountain bike sales, repairs, hire, rental and accessories. We are a Hope Techshop, Shimano Service Centre and in 2010 ranked 11th in the UK by ACT for our mechanics' expertise. We stock Trek, Scott, Cove, Gary Fisher, Onza and...
a competitor on the UCI downhill track at Fort William
practise day at Nevis Range, Fort William
the bottom section of the downhill track in Fort William
where bikers can show off....
with the gondola in the background
the largest cycling event in Scotland
really good spectator sport !