Ages: all ages
Venue type: Outdoor
7stanes Glentrool is a mountain biking trail with a wide range of gentle to exhilarating rides and with a Visitors Centre and local bike hire. Set in Galloway Forest, Glentrool offers wild windswept riding side by side with history and nature.
7stanes offers biking trails for everyone, no matter what their level of skill or ability and they aim to provide a great day out for all the family with many trails offering bike hire locally as well.
The Big Country Route is a unique running on minor public and forest roads without any single track. This route also features some magnificent views of the nearby lochs and hills.
Glentrool also has two green-graded off-road routes which are suitable for families. The Glen is a short leisurely trail suitable for families looking for an unhurried pace. Taking you round the picturesque Palnagashel Glen.
The Palgowan is also suitable for families, taking you north on charming forest roads. After a short climb, look forward to the long descent around Glencaird Hill. A short cut along the minor public road back to Glentrool Village is available if you want to miss out the climb.
- Toilets Available
- Parking Available On-site
Getting There and Contact Information
Glentrool Visitor Centre, Newton Stewart, Dumfries and Galloway, DG8 6SZ, Scotland
Click here to visit 7stanes Glentrool's website
Standard Opening Times and Pricing
Trails open all year round.
Glentrool Visitors Centre
Monday to Sunday 10:30 - 16:30
Please check the website for closures due to adverse conditions.