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Address: Newcastleton TD9 0QD, Scotland
Phone Number: 443000676900
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Red/ purple route

Nice easy family route. Purple all forest road. Red a mixture of forest road and single track. Not too difficult.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 12, 2015
Linda L
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6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was perfect. We brought 2 bikes to test for our shop The Sports Shed in Cullercoats Ne26 2pq and what a great surprise. We will be back in the next month.

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Thank Eric T
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2015

Sort of knew this was here when booking a stay at Abbotshaw House nearby (excellent B&B) and was planning to bring the bikes anyway. I'm glad we did, we had great fun coming down the easier tracks here (me on cyclocross the missis on an MTB) - there's some more gnarly routes for those who know what they're doing. We... More 

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Thank Matt D
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Nice easy family route. Purple all forest road. Red a mixture of forest road and single track. Not too difficult.

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Thank Linda L
Kunming, China
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

It's a stern looking old Scottish castle on the moorlands and has a brooding menacing feel about it. Best seen in low grey clouds and light rain rather than blazing sun shine if you want the best effect!

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Thank ps78127
Rockcliffe, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

This is the perfect trail for someone stepping up from Blue routes.Roughly 50% single track with some nice flowing trails.Some varied sections with some decent climbs thrown in.A bit confused finding the actual start to the trails but that was maybe just me.Worth a visit but if your after the thrills of some of the other 7 stanes,Ae,Glentress etc,it's maybe... More 

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Thank alan d
Annan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Long time since I rode around Newcastleton Red route and since my last visit the start has been moved in to the town starting in the village square. This has extended the route to over 24km but still an easy ride in comparison to other trails. New section has good single track especially on the descent, however he downhill section... More 

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Thank Hecklegirth
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

Just travelled 20 miles to walk at newcastleton and found the walks and visitor centre have disappeared !! The remaining car park offers 2 to 3 miles walks, all the 7to 9 milers have gone WHY ?!

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Thank Simonwalks
West Sussex, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Quiet, unobtrusive & friendly. Dont just drive through. Do the river walk and eat in the grapes. Nothing to dislike really except paying more for petrol in this area because its remote. Not fair for residents & travellers alike!

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Thank Paula D
County Durham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Was a quiet little village. Would not say that it was the prettiest of places but the people that we met whilst we were visiting were friendly and the meal in the Liddaw Hotel was absolutely lovely. The chef, Thomas came out to introduce himself and to let us know what the specials were for the evening. My husband tried... More 

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Guisborough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Fabulous route with plenty of technical challenges especially on the red route! You could also cycle through to Kielder Water on the forestry tracks.

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Thank Alison M

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