Gravel Rides Scotland contains 28 routes, ranging from 31 to 128 kilometres in length, exploring the very best gravel riding thatScotland has to offer.
The routes are clustered within six outstanding gravel destinations:
The Scottish Borders;
Dumfries and Galloway;
Argyll and Bute;
The Cairngorms; and
North West Scotland
Gravel riding is the fastest growing cycling discipline – this book showcases the finest routes in Scotland, its natural home. Each section makes the perfect base for a short break, or combine some of the routes together on a bikepacking trip.
Each route includes all the information you need to help you plan your ride, interesting background information about the local area, types of terrain covered and refreshment recommendations. In addition to detailed directions, stunning photography and overview mapping. Downloadable GPX files of the routes are also available.
This book is full of practical tips and advice on all aspects of gravel riding, including the bike itself, essential kit to carry when out on a ride, as well as a brief history of gravel riding in Scotland.
7th April 2022, First Edition, Vertebrate Publishing
Paperback with flaps
210mm x 148mm
272 pages, full colour throughout