"Scotland Mountain Biking - The Wild Trails" is the 11th title in Vertebrate Publishing's bestselling series of UK mountain biking guidebooks.
This book showcases 25 routes in Scotland, between 6 km and 290 km in length, suitable for all levels of mountain bikers.
Scotland has been named a 'Global Superstar' by the International Mountain Biking Association (IMBA) on a number of occasions, and the variety of terrain, the locations and the jaw-dropping scenery mean it is an incredible place to ride a mountain bike.
The author of this guidebook, Phil McKane, is a Scottish Mountain Bike Leaders Association (SMBLA) qualified mountain bike leader and expedition leader.
Phil has over 15 years of experience in all aspects of mountain biking, from cross-country racing to epic tours.
The book is illustrated with stunning action photography from MBR Magazine photographer Andy McCandlish, a name synonymous with images of mountain biking in Scotland.
Each route in this guide is described with easy-to-follow directions and details of distance, grade of difficulty, refreshment stops and is plotted on clear and easy to use Ordnance Survey 1:50,000 mapping. A Bonus Section includes the sought-after Coast-to-Coast tour from Fort William to Montrose.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 208 pages, full colour illustrations throughout
- Publisher: Vertebrate Graphics Ltd
- Publication Date: 01/04/2009
- Category: Cycling
- ISBN: 9781906148102