A mountain biking mecca - glamping near the world-renowned 7 Stanes MTB trails

We are centrally located on South West Scotland's Solway Coast providing easy access to some of Britain's finest mountain biking venues.

The 7 Stanes, described as Scotland's Biking Heaven are based around seven trail centres throughout Southern Scotland. 

You have 6 MTB trails within easy reach of Gorsebank.  Dalbeattie is on our doorstep, (watch this video to get a flavour) Mabie is 15 minutes drive and another 4 trail centres within 40 minutes, including Kirroughtree, Ae, Glentrool & Drumlanrig Castle's Old Skool trails.

Suitable for all - the trails are graded similar to ski runs. Consisting of easy wide open forest roads, to technical single tracks, making them suitable for riders of all abilities - families and beginners, to experienced off road cyclists and elite riders. Dalbeattie also has a skills loop, raised board walks and plus the legendary SLAB a nerve testing sheer face of granite. Also home to the annual Hardrock Challenge, Dalbeattie's 25km red route is arguably the toughest most technical in the UK.

Our accommodation is aimed at mountain bikers on various budgets, from our heated but basic Timber Tents, our better equipped Pods up to our well appointed Bothies, with their own lounge areas, kitchens and optional wood fired hot tubs.

Accommodation facilities include:

Secure bike storage   -   bike wash down   -    drying room  

kitchen & chillout room   -   plus great powerful showers.

Local bike shops are located in Dalbeattie & Castle Douglas covering Giant, Specialised, Cube, Merida, Kona, Ghost, Lapierre.

Road riders and tourers will savour the quiet country lanes and back waters as you plan a meandering route from village and town along the stunning Galloway coastline and through dramatic countryside.

Use us as base to explore the Galloway Forest range and Colvend Coastline.

We are 3 miles from National Cycle Route 7.

Gorsebank is next to 7 Stanes Dalbeattie

7 MTB trail centres in easy reach

Download 7 Stanes trail guides

Dalbeattie       Mabie       Ae

Kirroughtree      Glentrool


Prefer to hire a bike?

Our hire bikes are Specialised hardtail mountain bikes, 27-speed with disc brakes in frames sizes 13" - 21". Click here to read more about Bike Hire at Gorsebank.