Cycling Around Perthshire

    The Lodge is Perth’s Cycling Hotel.

    Take a look at these facilities and benefits that we offer to our cycling guests:

    • Safe and secure cycle storage
    • Drying room
    • Left luggage facility for those who want to go off for a few days cycling   
    •  Outside tap for cleaning your bike
    • Track pump with Presta and Schrader valve fittings 
    • Simple tool kit for those essential running repairs
    • Member of the Cyclists Welcome scheme 
    • Packed lunches available from the dining room 
    •  A great place to stay if you are cycling LEJOG or JOGLE 
    • We also have a few inner tubes for sale at reception 
    • And we can point you to a great bike shop in Perth


Road Cycling - A few Suggested Routes


SHORT – The Sidlaws The Lodge – Scone – Pitroddie – Kinnaird – Abernyte – Balbeggie – Scone – The Lodge

MEDIUM – Round the Tay The Lodge – Scone – Errol – Dundee – Tay Road Bridge – Newport-on-Tay – Gauldry – Newburgh – Dron – Bridge of Earn – Perth – The Lodge

LONG  Glen Prosen The Lodge – Blairgowrie – Alyth – Dykend – Easter Lednathie – Glen Prosen – Dykehead – Kirriemuir – Glamis – Coupar Angus – Scone – The Lodge

VERY LONG – LEJOG Land’s End – The Lodge – John O’Groats

Mountain Biking in Perthshire


Mountain Biking based at The Lodge At Perth Racecourse

Mountain biking in the Perth area is second to none. In fact, there’s more of it than you can shake a stick at.  A few places to try:

-   Kinnoull / Deuchny Hill near Perth

-   Pitmedden Forest near Aberfeldy

-  Craigvinean Forest, Birnam Hill, Newtyle Hill and Loch Ordie near Dunkeld

-  Northballo Hill near Coupar Angus

-  Hill of Alyth

-  Balkello and Craigowl Hills near Dundee