Cycling & Mountain Biking in Cowal Peninsula
The quiet country roads and off-road forest tracks and trails of Cowal offer fantastic cycling and mountain biking opportunities. Argyll Forest Parks stretches across much of Cowal providing excellent cross-country mountain biking trails. There’s a whole network of trails from Ardgartan that make for a great day out.
In recent years, Dunoon has become a magnet for savvy mountain bikers. There are some awesome trails in Bishop’s Glen, a wooded, hilly area just behind Dunoon. There are some excellent road cycling options too. The quiet country roads of Argyll's Secret Coast are great for all the family, while there are some long-distance routes that will challenge the fittest cyclists.